Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

15 Oct 2013, 10:21am by Mike Tanier

Disaster in the Making

History buffs: relive some of the worst quarterback disasters of the modern era! I use the Bills situation as an excuse to go back and look at the 1984 Bears, 1991 Eagles, and other teams that had to call people off the golf course or out of the office supply superstore to play quarterback. Jim McMahon's injury reports make up 35% of the word count.

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44 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2013, 6:07pm by nweb

14 Oct 2013, 07:09am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Receiverless Beds

A closer look at how the 49ers, Patriots, and Ravens are getting by with their depleted receiving corps. Some are doing better than others. Also, do-it-yourself offensive coordinator kits for those who dare to enter the altered state that is Todd Haley.

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68 comments, Last at 17 Oct 2013, 2:28pm by Bobman

11 Oct 2013, 07:19am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 6

Some usual suspects are rounded up this week, from DeAngelo Hall to Brandon Weeden. But there is also Jets optimism and some famous tuba players.

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8 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2013, 4:19pm by LionInAZ

08 Oct 2013, 07:06am by Mike Tanier

Pleading the Fourth

Hooray! Another article about going for it on fourth down, with which to poison Mike Smith's brain! But this one is armed with years of Football Outsiders data, and it breaks down the plays which have been most successful on 4th and short. That way, you can figure out what Mike Smith is doing wrong (besides failing to mount a pass rush or hire defensive backs who can tackle or developing decent special teams units or ...)

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12 comments, Last at 10 Oct 2013, 7:24pm by Mr Shush

07 Oct 2013, 07:09am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: The Essentials

My essential services list includes Romopology and Texans effigy smokejumpers, but not Jim Irsay selfie pics.

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2 comments, Last at 07 Oct 2013, 3:13pm by Bobman

04 Oct 2013, 07:00am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 5

Got a little bit of everything this week: Monty Python clips, the worst Eagles-Giants games ever, details of the Dolphins offensive line, a Jets defensive diagram, and much more!!!

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7 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2014, 5:42pm by jordan espa

30 Sep 2013, 06:55am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Super Bowl Now

Cancel the rest of the season and just have the Seahawks face the Broncos now? Why not? Well I have ten reasons, starting with the fact that the Seahawks are vulnerable, and adding that a certain Mr. Brady has not yet had his say.

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7 comments, Last at 02 Sep 2014, 2:53am by creats

27 Sep 2013, 07:14am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 4

Lots of actual football breakdowns here, plus Todd Haley on a Plane jokes, a look inside Browns headquarters, Cardinals torture porn, and more.

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9 comments, Last at 07 Oct 2013, 12:11pm by plan cul

23 Sep 2013, 06:46am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: The NFC Yeesh

How to make the Cowboys look like they took a step forward by taking two steps backward. The NFC East! Plus ... That's Not a Thing.

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26 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2013, 8:45am by bleeding heart

20 Sep 2013, 06:54am by Mike Tanier

Tanier's NFL Game Riffs: Week 3

Most of my Trent Richardson analysis can be found here, but also a Tom Brady Babysitters Club parody and a do-it-yourself Ray Lewis speech guide.

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3 comments, Last at 21 Sep 2013, 11:35pm by steveNC