Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

31 Aug 2016, 11:27am by Scott Kacsmar

Building a Super Bowl Winner (Part I)

To win a Super Bowl, do you want a team with balance, or one that is dominant on one side of the ball? Part I of Scott Kacsmar's study looks at what the DVOA era tells us about building Super Bowl teams. Having a dominant unit and a track record of success is crucial, but has that always been true?

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68 comments, Last at 06 Sep 2016, 1:53pm by Billy Everyteen

29 Aug 2016, 12:36pm by Guest

Are NFL Careers Really Getting Shorter?

Guest columnist Zachary O. Binney fact-checks a story in a national publication and finds that everyone makes mistakes.

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20 comments, Last at 31 Aug 2016, 2:15pm by Bright Blue Shorts

26 Aug 2016, 01:15pm by Rob Eves

The Week In Quotes: August 26, 2016

As actual NFL football returns to our lives, we have observations on good quarterback play in Dallas, bad quarterback play in Denver, the Olympics, baseball, taxes, and mermaids.

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40 comments, Last at 13 Sep 2016, 8:05pm by jellygamatgoldg

25 Aug 2016, 01:39pm by Cian Fahey

Film Room: Doug Baldwin

The Seahawks receiver put himself on the map with a numerical explosion in the second half of last year, but Cian Fahey shows that Baldwin has been very good for a long time now.

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6 comments, Last at 27 Aug 2016, 8:28am by nickd46

23 Aug 2016, 05:34pm by Scott Kacsmar

Tajae Sharpe: Perfect Situation for Early Success?

You don't see many fifth-round rookie wideouts with real expectations, but Tajae Sharpe is one. Tennessee's poor history of developing wideouts has led to a rare opportunity that Sharpe can seize this season.

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4 comments, Last at 25 Aug 2016, 4:44pm by Jerry

22 Aug 2016, 03:56pm by Vincent Verhei

2016 KUBIAK vs. ADP: The Underrated

Our look at players going too low in fantasy drafts shows an obvious trend: people have lost faith in the Cincinnati offense. We explain why overestimating the Bengals' decline is a mistake.

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3 comments, Last at 28 Sep 2016, 12:32am by kez0223

18 Aug 2016, 09:58am by Cian Fahey

Film Room: New England Defense

Cian Fahey shows how a pair of pass-rushers could carry New England to victory even without their quarterback.

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14 comments, Last at 30 Aug 2016, 5:01pm by SandyRiver

17 Aug 2016, 07:57pm by Scott Kacsmar

Derek Carr: Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics

Is Derek Carr a franchise QB or a young player trying to find his way? Scott Kacsmar sees his career as a case study for how fans value fantasy football vs. reality, and the divide between stats and film study.

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111 comments, Last at 08 Sep 2016, 7:22pm by bravehoptoad

16 Aug 2016, 02:53pm by Vincent Verhei

2016 KUBIAK vs. ADP: The Overrated

Our look at players going way too early in fantasy drafts starts with a veteran quarterback making a big return in Big D.

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32 comments, Last at 01 Sep 2016, 1:03pm by itblumenfeld@gmail.com

15 Aug 2016, 03:09pm by Scott Kacsmar

Catch Radius: Amari Cooper

Amari Cooper finished with the 11th-most receiving yards by a rookie in NFL history, but is catching the ball his biggest weakness? Scott Kacsmar finds out just how many drops he had and looks at Cooper's catch radius.

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5 comments, Last at 16 Aug 2016, 2:47pm by fb29