Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

21 Nov 2012, 04:13am by Matt Waldman

Flashes: Oregon RB Kenjon Barner

Study football players long enough and it becomes clear that we all make assumptions about what they can and cannot do. Here's a play of Kenjon Barner's that may challenge assumptions about him if enough of them exist on tape.

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4 comments, Last at 22 Nov 2012, 12:48pm by Mark Porter

17 Nov 2012, 11:51am by Matt Waldman

Futures: N.C. State CB David Amerson

North Carolina State cornerback David Amerson is a good example of a prospect whose skills make his draft stock more volatile than others in his class.

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3 comments, Last at 20 Nov 2012, 11:41pm by DMVLeGeND

10 Nov 2012, 11:31am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Texas FS Kenny Vaccaro

When a 6-foot-3, 210-pound safety with a special teams mentality can cover elite college receivers as disparate as the 6-foot-3, 210-pound Keenan Allen and the 5-foot-9, 174-pound Tavon Austin, he has the undivided attention of NFL scouts.

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3 comments, Last at 12 Nov 2012, 5:15pm by BlueStarDude

07 Nov 2012, 12:16am by Matt Waldman

Justin Hunter (Part II): Focus is a Skill

The second part of this RSP blog series on wide receiver Justin Hunter illustrates why the phenomenal athletic talent needs to refine his focus.

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05 Nov 2012, 08:20pm by Matt Waldman

The Progression of Doug Martin

RSP blog contributor Nick Whalen did this analysis of Martin’s progression as an NFL runner just hours prior to his 251-yard explosion versus the Raiders.

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18 comments, Last at 09 Nov 2012, 8:55am by Bowl Game Anomaly

04 Nov 2012, 10:44pm by Matt Waldman

WR Justin Hunter: Unvarnished Moss

The first part of a multiple-post series at Matt Waldman's Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog on Tennessee receiver Justin Hunter and how he can unlock his vast talent.

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4 comments, Last at 05 Nov 2012, 4:15am by Taking A Knee with 303

03 Nov 2012, 10:21am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Florida TE Jordan Reed

Jordan Reed has the athleticism to follow in Aaron Hernandez's footsteps.

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4 comments, Last at 05 Nov 2012, 6:31pm by justanothersteve

31 Oct 2012, 02:28pm by Matt Waldman

Randy Moss and Exceptions to the Rule

What makes a player great and why is greatness misunderstood?

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56 comments, Last at 03 Nov 2012, 6:31pm by CharlieBear

27 Oct 2012, 12:30pm by Matt Waldman

Futures: Notre Dame TE Tyler Eifert

A fluid athlete with promising all-around skills at the position, the 6-foot-6, 245-pound Eifert will appeal to many NFL teams.

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2 comments, Last at 29 Oct 2012, 6:49pm by Cliff Claven

23 Oct 2012, 02:50pm by Matt Waldman

Emerging Talents: Patriots RB Shane Vereen

Bill Belichick praised Vereen for his performance against the Jets this weekend, and says more opportunities are coming for the young back. Read Matt Waldman's analysis of the runner at his Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog.

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10 comments, Last at 28 Oct 2012, 2:00pm by Nathan