Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

20 Dec 2005, 07:42pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 16 DVOA Ratings

The Colts stay on top, the Giants move past the Seahawks, the Patriots move up six spots, which won't do anything to appease the Brady-lovin' masses, and the Raiders are inexplicably high, guaranteeing that my e-mail box is totally screwed. Plus a huge discussion of home-field advantage and what happens to great defenses the year afterwards in the commentary for the math-o-phobic, found here on FOXSports.com.

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313 comments, Last at 25 Dec 2005, 1:51pm by admin

20 Dec 2005, 02:20pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Chargers over Colts

They finally got to pop the champagne in Miami. Unlike in previous seasons, the Colts did not lose because of a leaky defense, they lost because of an offensive line that could not stop what has become a dominant San Diego pass rush. Meanwhile, both teams feature stud running backs that are banged up. One of them should now get some much-needed rest, while the other is likely to get more rest than he wants starting January 1.

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45 comments, Last at 23 Dec 2005, 1:18pm by Jerrod Sieberg

19 Dec 2005, 07:54pm by Russell Levine

Junkie's "Other" All Americans

This week, Russell Levine presents his "other" All-American college football teams. And yes, he is aware that some of his "other" All-Americans were also "actual" All-Americans, but they're probably not guys that most of the nation has heard of. Plus, the John L. Smith Trophy and a Seventh Day Adventure Bowl Spectacular preview.

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26 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2005, 4:06pm by Vinny

19 Dec 2005, 11:44am by admin

Audibles at the Line: Week 15

A look into the minds of the FO staff, with a few notes from our regular roundtable weekend e-mails. Plus, an aborted mailbag special and a discussion of the mid-90's New York Knicks.

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129 comments, Last at 21 Dec 2005, 9:07pm by Sid

17 Dec 2005, 01:23pm by admin

Game Previews: DAL-WAS, ATL-CHI

This Sunday, Dallas will try to pretend that the last four minutes of Week 2 never happened, while Michael Vick seeks to neutralize criticism of his passing by pointing to Kyle Orton on the other sideline. Aaron Schatz reviews two big NFC matchups and Michael David Smith discusses the undersized Chicago defensive line.

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19 comments, Last at 20 Dec 2005, 9:00pm by Rick

16 Dec 2005, 11:21am by Mike Tanier

The (Original) Fantasy Football Hall of Fame

A Hall of Fame and museum dedicated to fantasy football may soon be built in Southern New Jersey, and our own Mike Tanier was honored to serve on the selection committee. Find out all of the fascinating, not-at-all fictitious details in this week's Too Deep Zone.

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152 comments, Last at 11 Nov 2007, 2:34pm by Dan Walker

15 Dec 2005, 12:20pm by Michael David Smith

Every Play Counts: Carolina's Defense

Carolina has one of the league's top defenses, but on Sunday Tampa Bay managed four scoring drives and no turnovers. Was this a one-time problem, or a sign of things to come in the playoffs? Find out in this week's installment of Every Play Counts.

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26 comments, Last at 26 Dec 2005, 2:10pm by Charles

14 Dec 2005, 03:57pm by scramble

Scramble for the Ball: Holiday Gift Guide

If you have an NFL team on your list, take a look at Al and Vivek's rundown of what they want this season. It includes a stockingful of coal for Matt Millen. Plus the Loser League system is back up and running, so there's a long-awaited update for you Loser champions. For the rest of you, this is the thread to discuss fantasy football as the playoffs begin.

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41 comments, Last at 19 Dec 2005, 12:57pm by cjfarls

14 Dec 2005, 01:47pm by Will Carroll

Black and Blue Report: Week 15

Peyton Manning, more hurt than people realize? Byron Leftwich, less hurt than people realize? Those questions explored along with a number of injuries in Washington and a requiem for Curtis Martin in this week's Black and Blue Report.

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18 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2005, 3:01pm by footballlover

13 Dec 2005, 09:10pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 15 DVOA Ratings

The ratings get shuffled after a week of upsets and near-upsets, as the Raiders plunge, the Vikings rise, and the Seahawks move back into the top five. Lots of good stuff in the infamous commentary for the math-o-phobic found here on FOXSports.com including a list of the best and worst games of the year according to DVOA.

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181 comments, Last at 19 Dec 2005, 3:01pm by DGL