Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

30 Sep 2005, 04:16pm by Bill Moore

Nine-Tenths of the Law

Nuts to those who say we at Football Outsiders don't even watch the games. Bill Moore, the impromptu impresario of the Football Outsiders game charting project, takes a look at the play of Jets cornerback Ty Law through the first three games to see if he's everything he's cracked up to be -- or, at least, 90% of everything he was before his foot was cracked.

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33 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2005, 5:34pm by Led

30 Sep 2005, 11:32am by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Uncoordinated in Houston

Chris Palmer is out as the Texans' offensive coordinator; Joe Pendry is in. Mike Tanier examines the coaching change in Houston: what led to Palmer's dismissal, how the Texans' offense will be different, and what challenges Pendry faces as he tries to make adjustments on the fly.

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16 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2005, 3:53pm by Carl

30 Sep 2005, 01:08am by

Seventh Day Adventure: Rammer Jammer

Desperate for some help to improve their putrid record picking college games against the spread, Vinny and Russell turn to a guest expert for some insight on one of the weekend's biggest games. Plus, have the boys given up on their alma mater? Use this as the open thread to discuss college football all weekend long.

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72 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2005, 5:51pm by Carl

29 Sep 2005, 01:36am by Benjy Rose

Diet Site

You like us ... you really, really like us. A whole lot. And we thank you for that. Unfortunately, our web server wasn't exactly prepared for the onslaught of love you've shown for us. Our resident Web Guyâ„¢ explains what happened, and gives the rundown on the trimmed down FootballOutsiders.com.

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54 comments, Last at 09 Oct 2005, 2:00pm by Sid

29 Sep 2005, 01:08am by Michael David Smith

Every Play Counts: Jon Gruden’s Passing Attack

Cadillac Williams is getting all the attention, but Tampa Bay has one of the most meticulously designed passing attacks in the NFL. Michael David Smith takes a closer look at Jon Gruden's strategies and the players who carry them out.

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14 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2005, 12:12am by james

29 Sep 2005, 12:24am by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Pain and Suffering

Pain, as in career-threatening injuries to franchise quarterbacks. Suffering, as in getting no production from your top fantasy picks. Al and Vivek are back to talk about the recent grounding of the Jets, play the blame game for those responsible for the Steelers' loss, and answer fantasy football questions from owners in panic mode. Plus, Best Bets and a new Jason Beattie cartoon (not featured in the FOX version).

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28 Sep 2005, 09:25pm by Will Carroll

Black and Blue Report: Week 4

The landscape in the AFC East looks a lot different after last weekend, but you already knew that. What you might not know about, however, are players who are struggling with injuries but will play anyway, like Isaac Bruce and Donovan McNabb. Will Carroll covers it all in the Black and Blue Report.

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36 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2005, 3:41pm by Bob

27 Sep 2005, 05:48pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 4 DVOA Ratings

It's the season debut of those famous Football Outsiders DVOA ratings, with the Cincinnati Bengals on top. No, that is not a misprint. If you want the infamous commentary for the math-o-phobic, it now resides at FOXSports.com.

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62 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2005, 4:21pm by Freddie Falcon

27 Sep 2005, 02:10pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Dolphins over Panthers

Three weeks of football, three weeks the Panthers were part of one of the biggest upsets of the day. While Jake Delhomme continues to give the ball away at crucial times, but once again he's stuck operating with just one good receiver. In Miami, head coach Nick Saban apparently acquired a team that was going to make a run at contention without notifying anyone. The defense is ready to roll, but the key to the offense may depend on a new acquisition not named Ronnie or Gus but rather Hudson.

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15 comments, Last at 25 Oct 2005, 11:27pm by Jason

26 Sep 2005, 11:01pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: You've Got Mail

A couple of unrelated items from Russell's in-box make it into this week's edition of Confessions of a Football Junkie. Also, is USC better off for having sleepwalked through the first half against Oregon? And did you notice the new little wrinkle Bill Belichick came up with in the final seconds against Pittsburgh? Plus, the latest BlogPoll ballot.

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63 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2005, 1:12pm by Harris