Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

14 Jun 2007, 12:16pm by Mike Tanier

FO Re-run: Walking the Walk

Statistics don't measure everything. Take "swagger," that mysterious, manly saunter that separates winners from losers in professional sports. In this Football Outsiders re-run from November 2005, Mike Tanier tackles the tough swagger questions and learns how to walk like a champion.

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31 comments, Last at 16 Sep 2007, 6:34am by Jake

31 May 2007, 05:49pm by Mike Tanier

Every Stat Tells a Story: Hard Luck Hampton

How does a running back rush for 995 and 997 yards in consecutive seasons? Dave Hampton’s struggle to reach 1,000 yards is a tale of bad luck, bad coaching, and perseverance for a gifted running back on an often terrible team.

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38 comments, Last at 23 Jun 2007, 11:34am by Dennyworld

30 May 2007, 01:03am by Mike Tanier

Bad Behavior By the Numbers

Sick of the Vick B.S., Mike Tanier brings us the VICK BS: the Violent, Immature, Criminal, or Knuckleheaded Behavior Statistic.

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46 comments, Last at 19 Jun 2007, 6:48pm by Bobman

27 May 2007, 04:14pm by Mike Tanier

Bad Behavior By the Numbers

Quite possibly the most ingenious statistic Football Outsiders has derived. Introducing: VICK BS. (Click link to read more.)

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29 Apr 2007, 07:55pm by Mike Tanier

2007 Draft Round 7 Analysis

Who says the seventh round of the draft is boring? This year's final round featured a workout warrior from Whitworth, a 245-pound bowling ball from Hawaii, a sticky-fingered video game pilferer, two guys named C.J., and Seth Joyner's godson.

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15 comments, Last at 04 May 2007, 2:52pm by PaulH

29 Apr 2007, 07:13pm by Mike Tanier

2007 Draft Round 5 Analysis

Mike Tanier introduces us to the latest AFC West kicker who likes to drink and drive, the linebacker who will freak out Washington fans, and the new badass of the St. Louis Rams.

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5 comments, Last at 02 May 2007, 2:12pm by Tim R

29 Apr 2007, 07:24am by Mike Tanier

2007 Draft Round 3 Analysis

Mike Tanier's third-round analysis at FoxSports.com. Defensive end Charles Johnson is a great pick for the Panthers.

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9 comments, Last at 03 May 2007, 7:42pm by jonnyblazin

29 Apr 2007, 07:21am by Mike Tanier

2007 Draft Round 1 Analysis

Mike Tanier's look at the first round at FoxSports.com: Brady Quinn will be just fine.

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9 comments, Last at 30 Apr 2007, 10:33am by Chris

25 Apr 2007, 10:55pm by Mike Tanier

FO Draft Chat at Baseball Prospectus

In a pre-draft chat tonight, Mike Tanier answered questions about Brady Quinn, Michael Turner, Garrett Wolfe, Brady Quinn, Joe Thomas and his fishing rod, Brian Leonard, Brady Quinn, and -- strangely enough -- Devil Rays platoon first baseman Carlos Pena. Thanks to our buddies at BP for hosting us.

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58 comments, Last at 28 Apr 2007, 9:17am by Ilanin

13 Apr 2007, 11:28pm by Mike Tanier

Draft Needs: NFC South

Mike Tanier looks around the NFC South in the third part of our Draft Needs series for FOX.

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3 comments, Last at 16 Apr 2007, 7:18pm by Vince