Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

29 Sep 2006, 11:58am by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Snapped Out of It

One center, two centers, three centers, four. The Browns ran out of centers and they had to get more. Mike Tanier connects the dots from LeCharles Bentley to Hank Fraley, tracing the Browns' month-long scramble to fill one of the most important positions on the field.

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35 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2006, 3:19pm by Scorpious

28 Sep 2006, 04:23pm by Mike Tanier

Week 4 Rundown: NFC Title Game Preview

Two teams, both 3-0, sitting on top of easy divisions: one of the teams in this weekend's Chicago-Seattle matchup will be representing the NFC in the Super Bowl. Also this week: Boston sportswriters lose their minds, Baltimore learns about guts and stomps, and Billy Volek is surprisingly flammable.

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33 comments, Last at 30 Sep 2006, 2:08am by Bobman

28 Sep 2006, 12:22am by Mike Tanier

Funny Unusual

Mike Tanier tries to figure out how to react to the news of Terrell Owens potential suicide attempt. (Click link to read more.)

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26 Sep 2006, 12:42am by Mike Tanier

That (other) Saints rookie

Mike Tanier tries to suggest how so many teams could have overlooked the enormous talent that is Marques Colston. (Clink link to read more.)

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26 Sep 2006, 12:42am by Mike Tanier

That (other) Saints rookie

Mike Tanier tries to suggest how so many teams could have overlooked the enormous talent that is Marques Colston. (Clink link to read more.)

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22 Sep 2006, 10:27am by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: K-P Duty

Michael Koenen's bid to be the first combination kicker-punter in over 25 years is officially over. But in the 1960s, K-Ps were relatively common. Mike Tanier charts the rise and fall of the double-duty kicker and analyzes the Falcons' attempt to turn back the clock with Koenen. Plus, a list that's sure to start arguments at water coolers around the nation: the top five kicker-punters in NFL history.

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62 comments, Last at 02 Feb 2007, 3:48pm by aron atteh koranteng

21 Sep 2006, 02:48pm by Mike Tanier

Week 3 Rundown: Saints Geaux Home

Here's our look at all the big games in a week filled with big games. This week featuring French and more commentary destined to turn Vikings fans into this year's Falcons fans.

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130 comments, Last at 25 Sep 2006, 6:21pm by DavidH

20 Sep 2006, 12:57am by Mike Tanier

The Last Days of Frank Corral

Michael Koenen could not make it a full year as a combo kicker/punter. How did the last guy who did it lose his job? (Click link to read more.)

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15 Sep 2006, 11:27am by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Score. Pause. Rewind.

Mike Tanier breaks down the first touchdowns of the season at the subatomic level, searching for insights one frame at a time. Will he uncover hidden truths about the upcoming season? Will he be driven mad? Will he spell Manumaleuna and Lekkerkerker properly?

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47 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2006, 8:36am by Peter, Denmark

15 Sep 2006, 01:20am by Mike Tanier

Marty's Play Pamphlet

San Diego ran the ball 48 times against the Raiders, but how many different plays did they run? (Click link to read more.)

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