Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

13 Dec 2006, 06:59pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Let's Get Ethical

Scramble's saying all the things we know you like, making good conversation. This week, we'll take you to an intimate discussion of fantasy football trading, then to a suggestive Best Bets section. If you've been patient and good, you'll get to see the worst Losers of the week, and yes, you've brought out the animal in Jason Beattie, who has a new comic. This metaphor makes extraordinary rendition look ordinary.

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127 comments, Last at 21 Dec 2006, 2:43am by Sid

13 Dec 2006, 12:49pm by Michael David Smith

Every Play Counts: Raiders Offensive Line

The head coach is a Hall of Famer. So is the position coach. So why is Oakland's offensive line perhaps the worst unit of any kind on any team in the NFL -- and which players are worth salvaging?

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50 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2006, 2:31am by Ray J

12 Dec 2006, 07:41pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 15 DVOA Ratings

By this point, the weighted DVOA ratings we use over at FOX are starting to look a bit different from the year-long totals. Chicago is on top of both, with San Diego and Baltimore right behind, and New Orleans finally moves into the weighted top ten. Commentary now available at FOXSports.com.

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254 comments, Last at 18 Dec 2006, 10:55pm by Jason

12 Dec 2006, 05:47pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Dolphins over Patriots

Yeremiah may love to drink his wine, but he also likes to shut down the opposition's pass offense. Tom Brady appears to be enjoying the wine too much the night before games when he plays Miami. The Patriots offensive line has a general hangover since their bye. Joey Harrington is drinking some magic concoction that has him resembling a quality quarterback.

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58 comments, Last at 26 Dec 2006, 6:37pm by fluoxetine

11 Dec 2006, 09:56pm by Russell Levine

Junkie's 2006 College Football Year in Review

Now that all the individual postseason hardware has been handed out and the focus has shifted to the silly season for coaching hires (has Alabama's athletic director Mal Moore found anyone to take his wheelbarrow full of cash yet?), there are still things about the college football season just past that are worth reviewing.

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44 comments, Last at 14 Dec 2006, 12:30am by Brian

11 Dec 2006, 11:21am by admin

Audibles at the Line: Week 14

This week, everything collapses: the Indianapolis run defense, the New England offensive line, Shaun Alexander's record, the Denver Broncos, the Labour party of the mid-90's, and the Legend of Tony Romo. Plus: My name is Prince, and I am funky.

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146 comments, Last at 15 Dec 2006, 5:42pm by Pat

09 Dec 2006, 02:06pm by admin

Jaws II

FO's Mike Tanier and Aaron Schatz return to NFL Films for another lesson from the master, Ron Jaworski. Learn what coaches' film shows about the Giants defense, Tony Romo, and Rex Grossman. Plus: the NFL Matchup staff answers some reader questions, and Football Outsiders makes its press box debut at Lincoln Financial Field.

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76 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2006, 8:38pm by richabbs

09 Dec 2006, 01:00pm by Aaron Schatz

Game Previews: NO-DAL, DEN-SD

Two division leaders meet up in Dallas, but only one of these teams has balanced talent. Meanwhile, Denver's recent struggles began with their first game against San Diego. Can they use the second game to end those same struggles?

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27 comments, Last at 11 Dec 2006, 6:34am by Rick

08 Dec 2006, 12:43pm by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Line Changes

It's Week 14. Do you know where your offensive line is? Mike Tanier tracks the changes each NFL team has made this season on the offensive line and discovers which teams have enjoyed the most stability up front.

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43 comments, Last at 11 Dec 2006, 10:18am by Justanothersteve

07 Dec 2006, 06:42pm by Alex Carnevale

The Week in Quotes: December 7, 2006

We just can't get enough Herm Edwards at The Week in Quotes. It's just too bad he's going to destroy Larry Johnson's career while he's being so quotable. Also: fantasy football is popular, but sideline reporters are not.

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34 comments, Last at 10 Dec 2006, 2:27am by hector