Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

23 Oct 2003, 02:13am by Al & Ian

Week 8 Scramble/Open Thread

Comment here on this week's Scramble for the Ball, or anything else related to this week's games, including your office pool and your fantasy start/bench decisions.

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21 Oct 2003, 10:49am by Aaron Schatz

Week 7 Team Efficiency Ratings

Tampa Bay tumbles, replaced in the top spot overall by Minnesota -- and in the top spot for defense by Dallas. Dallas? Aaron discusses this Tuna Surprise in his comments, which also explore the topsy-turvy AFC East, the Carolina bandwagon crash, and the latest on the Gregg Easterbrook situation. Plus, a new stat shows which teams are the most consistent.

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20 Oct 2003, 04:28am by admin

Guest Column: QB Salaries, Reconsidered

Last week, FootballProject.com wrote that teams might be better off spending less money on their quarterbacks. After looking at a more comprehensive data sample, Richie Wohlers has his own thoughts.

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19 Oct 2003, 02:32am by Aaron Schatz

Gregg Easterbrook's Mistake

It's one thing to say something stupid on ESPN and get fired by ESPN. It's another thing to say something stupid somewhere else... and get fired by ESPN.

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1 comment, Last at 14 Sep 2007, 11:08am by Hudson

16 Oct 2003, 06:10am by Al & Ian

Week 7 Scramble/Open Thread

In this week's Scramble for the Ball, Ian and Al praise the Panthers and Chiefs and talk lots of fantasy football. Comment here on that column, or anything else related to this week's games, including your office pool and your fantasy start/bench decisions.

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16 Oct 2003, 02:07am by Aaron Schatz

Checking Out Early Trends

Aaron has poured through the statistics to find interesting tidbits about each team in 2003. Many of the things we noticed in our pre-season IN FOCUS articles are still true, while other teams have new tendencies this season. Learn the shocking fact about Carolina's offense, some bad news for Denver fans, and why Steve Spurrier still doesn't know where to run. Sorted by game to help you better enjoy the coming weekend.

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14 Oct 2003, 01:37pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 6 Team Efficiency Ratings

This week, we finally add special teams into the VOA formula. Find out what it means for Kansas City, Carolina, and the mystery team that moved from #22 to #12 on this week's rankings. Oh, and Tampa Bay is back at #1.

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2 comments, Last at 12 Nov 2005, 8:01am by Michael David Smith

14 Oct 2003, 11:37am by Aaron Schatz

The Jets, Continued

OK, so how the heck are the Jets ranked so dang high this week? Aaron searches for an explanation and finds out why the Jets are the Miami Heat of football.

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09 Oct 2003, 02:13am by Al & Ian

Week 6 Scramble/Open Thread

In this week's Scramble for the Ball, Ian and Al discuss the Bucs collapse, debate Bettis vs. Zereoue, and answer a number of mailbag questions. Comment here on that column, or anything else related to this week's games, including your office pool and your fantasy start/bench decisions.

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07 Oct 2003, 12:01pm by Aaron Schatz

Week 5 Team Efficiency Ratings

Week 5 team efficiency ratings are here, with a new top team: Minnesota. In this week's commentary, Aaron counters the conventional wisdom that Dallas has the league's top offense, explains why Carolina still isn't that good, questions the double-digit Tennessee line over Houston, and has some very bad news for Oakland fans. Plus, our first official rankings including adjustments for opponent quality, and strength of schedule numbers.

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