Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

09 Dec 2012, 08:36pm by Matt Waldman

David Wilson: Flashes of Refined Play

Matt Waldman wrote a three-part series on David Wilson at his RSP blog last spring. Waldman describes the Giants back as a potential NFL starter with flashes of refined play, but Wilson had enough issues during his college career to require additional development.

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5 comments, Last at 10 Dec 2012, 7:06pm by BJR

08 Dec 2012, 11:32am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Pittsburgh RB Ray Graham

Graham was having an All-America-caliber season in 2011 before he tore his ACL against Connecticut. How does he look in 2012?

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5 comments, Last at 31 Dec 2012, 5:56am by POC Trabec Race MIPS

06 Dec 2012, 10:42pm by Matt Waldman

Influenced by Excellence: Demaryius Thomas

It has come as no surprise that the Broncos passing offense under Peyton Manning has developed in record time. Demaryius Thomas' improvement is a a big reason why. RSP blog contributor Nathan Miller provides analysis of Thomas' game, pre-Manning and now.

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10 comments, Last at 09 Dec 2012, 4:13pm by Karl Cuba

01 Dec 2012, 11:32am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Alabama CB Dee Milliner

Milliner may not be the best cornerback prospect to ever grace a college stadium, but he’s one of the best prospects in the 2013 draft class.

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5 comments, Last at 26 Apr 2013, 4:43pm by ChatRandom

30 Nov 2012, 12:39pm by Matt Waldman

Stephen Hill vs. Marvin Jones: Managing Physical Play

This RSP blog post is a comparison-contrast of technique between an overrated (Hill) and underrated (Jones) rookie receiver.

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5 comments, Last at 02 Dec 2012, 11:39pm by Jim Glass

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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14 comments, Last at 29 Nov 2012, 3:56pm by Anonymousssssssssss

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