Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

06 Jun 2013, 09:21am by Matt Waldman

Rivers McCown's RSO Writers' Team

Rivers McCown makes my Futures column look better. He makes all the Football Outsiders look better – at least in print. McCown participated in our recent Reality Sports Online writer draft. This is an auction league that includes multi-year contracts.

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03 Jun 2013, 09:37am by Matt Waldman

Early `14 Take: Rutgers WR Brandon Coleman

Coleman has the physical gifts of a top prospect, but does he have the technical skills and supporting cast to help him make a case?

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25 Apr 2013, 06:44am by Matt Waldman

Medical Red Flags on Draft Day by Dr. Jene Bramel

14 Players at Risk of a Medical Red Flag on Draft Day

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24 Apr 2013, 11:12am by Matt Waldman

Futures: WR Cordarrelle Patterson

When it comes to evaluating a football talent like Cordarrelle Paterson, I believe the Playmaker Score can be part of the conversation -- just not the entire discussion.

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23 Apr 2013, 12:53pm by Matt Waldman

Boiler Room: RB Le'Veon Bell, Michigan State

A polarizing player in the draft community engenders endless debate -- even after we see that player on an NFL field. If he succeeds, his backers believe that the detractors over analyzed the situation. If the prospect struggles, the naysayers will claim the backers didn’t see enough. In this sense, Le’Veon Bell is a polarizing player.

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21 Apr 2013, 11:05am by Matt Waldman

Boiler Room: USC WR Robert Woods

Compared to his peers in this 2013 wide receiver draft class, Robert Woods has a “quiet game.” The USC Trojan is an average-sized receiver with good quickness, but his measurements as an athlete is nothing special. Yet, Woods is one of the best prospects at his position – a wide receiver class that I contend is a deep one.

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17 Apr 2013, 01:17pm by Matt Waldman

Futures: Scouting's Bum Rap

The biggest problem with scouting is the system, not the scouts themselves. Matt Waldman explains why the NFL's evaluation process is low-hanging fruit for an overhaul.

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14 Apr 2013, 06:06pm by Matt Waldman

Boiler Room: Oregon State WR Markus Wheaton

Wheaton is my favorite wide receiver in this draft.

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10 Apr 2013, 11:58am by Matt Waldman

Futures: OLBs Dion Jordan and Barkevious Mingo

Both are exceptional athletes, but despite playing the same position these players are what Robert Frost once wrote, “two roads diverged in the wood.”

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08 Apr 2013, 08:12pm by Matt Waldman

Character, Media, and the NFL Draft: A Sour Cocktail

Major criminal charges aside, factoring character into a prospect's evaluation when you're not part of an NFL team is a dangerous proposition.

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