Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

13 Nov 2006, 09:23pm by Mike Tanier

Stop Motion Near-Touchdowns: Kiwanuka's Pick

Think having five defensive starters hurt is a problem? Not if you are Tim Lewis and the New York Giants. (Click link to read more.)

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10 Nov 2006, 01:27pm by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Two Yards at a Time

The NFL rushing average may be over four yards per carry, but that figure is skewed by a few dozen big plays. After sorting through three years of data, Mike Tanier discovers that the average running play only yields 2-3 yards and learns that a surprisingly large percentage of runs go absolutely nowhere.

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09 Nov 2006, 02:03pm by Mike Tanier

Week 10 Rundown: Cotton Mather's Revenge

This week in the rundown: Cotton Mather, midi-chlorians, the Cliché-o-Matic, revenge of the A-Train, Raiders vs. Amalekites, the World's Largest Outdoor Fondue Party, and another reference to Heroes. Secret FO-Heroes connection: FO designer/tech guy Benjy Rose and Masi Oka (who plays Hiro) sang a capella together in college.

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06 Nov 2006, 10:51pm by Mike Tanier

Overheard at FO

Highlights from this week’s Audibles at the Line. (Click link to read more.)

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06 Nov 2006, 09:57pm by Mike Tanier

DVOA Remembers

Mike Tanier justifies some of the unusual placements in the current DVOA rankings. (Click link to read more.)

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03 Nov 2006, 01:56pm by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Multi-Tight End Sets in the Passing Game

Get ready for all of the seam routes, corner routes, and flat routes you can handle! In Part 2 of a Two Deep Zone/Minicamp special, Mike Tanier analyzes how teams are using multiple tight ends in the passing game, whether as blockers, receivers, or decoys.

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02 Nov 2006, 04:15pm by Mike Tanier

Week 9 Rundown: Rock Paper Scissors

This week, we discuss the Colts-Patriots matchup with Graham Walker, president of the World Rock Paper Scissors society. You'll also learn about the Colts sniffles theory, the Michael Vick Opinion-o-Matic, and the incredible prediction from the Week 2 rundown that may actually come true in Washington.

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01 Nov 2006, 12:07pm by Mike Tanier

The Freeney Paradox

Mike Tanier explains his opinions on Dwight Freeney and attempts to justify his own hypocrisy. (Click link to read.)

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29 Oct 2006, 12:23pm by Mike Tanier

Stop-Motion Touchdowns: Tomlinson Off-Tackle

Mike Tanier provides an in-depth look at the secret strength of the Chargers running game. (Click link to read more.)

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27 Oct 2006, 05:16pm by Mike Tanier

Too Deep Zone: Save the Craters

It was a dark and stormy night. All Mike Tanier wanted to do was drive home to his family in his gold Escalade. But instead, he was cornered by a shadowy figure in the employ of a demonic NFL despot. Does Tanier have what it takes to save the Craters from themselves? Does anyone?

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