Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

03 Apr 2017, 04:38pm by Guest

Fact Check: QB Injury Numbers

Some media outlets are reporting that quarterback injuries were way down in 2016. Our numbers say that just isn't the case.

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14 comments, Last at 07 Apr 2017, 6:01pm by Tomlin_Is_Infallible

03 Apr 2017, 12:19pm by Tom Gower

The Julio Jones Trade: Six Years Later

Atlanta's run to the Super Bowl in 2016 was set up in part by a bold trade made in 2011. Does that mean other Super Bowl contenders should take similar risks in 2017?

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50 comments, Last at 10 Apr 2017, 12:00pm by Bright Blue Shorts

31 Mar 2017, 12:26pm by Tom Gower

2011 NFL Draft: Six Years Later

The first 11 picks of 2011 include a future MVP, a future Super Bowl MVP, and a future three-time Defensive Player of the Year. Also, Blaine Gabbert.

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38 comments, Last at 07 Apr 2017, 9:14pm by LionInAZ

27 Mar 2017, 01:20pm by Bryan Knowles

2017 Free Agency Cost-Benefit Analysis

It's a year of huge cornerback contracts, with A.J. Bouye and Stephon Gilmore breaking the bank. But will these big-money contracts, and the big-time gambles associated with them, pay off?

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37 comments, Last at 15 Apr 2017, 8:32pm by kckolbe

24 Mar 2017, 04:10pm by Scott Kacsmar

A History of Undrafted NFL Quarterbacks

Given the historical success of undrafted quarterbacks in the NFL, Tony Romo might as well be a national treasure. We look at the impact of developmental leagues on undrafted quarterbacks, and just how many players have tried to break through in a recent season.

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31 comments, Last at 20 Apr 2017, 5:26am by Winterguard78

21 Mar 2017, 03:16pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL Draft: Round-by-Round QB Study (1994-2016)

Thanks a lot, Dak Prescott. Now more people will think the fourth round is still a gold mine for quarterbacks, but the data says otherwise. The update to our quarterback draft study for 1994-2016 shows little has changed: finding a good QB is really hard.

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37 comments, Last at 30 Mar 2017, 6:38am by jefeweiss

13 Mar 2017, 02:10pm by Aaron Schatz

1987 DVOA Ratings and Commentary

Let's go back in time 30 years, when a four-week player strike threw the entire league into turmoil. We've got advanced stats for both the regular players and the strikebreakers, plus a San Francisco 49ers team that led the league in both offense and defense but imploded in one of the greatest upsets in NFL postseason history.

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109 comments, Last at 28 May 2017, 10:37pm by The Ninjalectual

13 Mar 2017, 12:18pm by Guest

The Year In Quotes: 1987

This companion piece for our 1987 DVOA ratings and commentary takes us back to the Year of the Scab and reviews the strangest stories of one of the NFL's strangest seasons.

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19 comments, Last at 28 Mar 2017, 8:22pm by LionInAZ

10 Mar 2017, 11:08am by Rob Eves

The Month in Quotes: February 2017

Discussion this time around focuses on the combine, anti-Dallas game plans, insufferable gloating, man-on-wolf combat, and an all-time awkward family photo.

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8 comments, Last at 13 Mar 2017, 2:18am by ChrisS

07 Mar 2017, 11:11am by Aaron Schatz

Four Downs: AFC East

The Super Bowl champions need to boost their pass rush. Defense is also in demand in Miami and New York, while the Bills are looking for receivers to complement Sammy Watkins.

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41 comments, Last at 13 May 2017, 5:27am by jeeny139