Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

26 Nov 2012, 11:03pm by Matt Waldman

No-Huddle Series: Eagles RB Bryce Brown

Bryce Brown was the top-rated running back entering college football in 2009 – over Trent Richardson.The Eagles made him a seventh-round pick to ensure no other team could sign him. Ability-wise, Brown is nowhere near a seventh-round grade: he’s a big back with soft hands, good burst, long speed, and finishing power.

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24 Nov 2012, 10:34am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Florida State CB Xavier Rhodes

The 6-foot-1, 217-pound Rhodes is a promising player because he plays smaller than his size. It's one of the few instances where this characterization is a compliment.

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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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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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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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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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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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