Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

22 Jun 2017, 05:14pm by Scott Kacsmar

Chiefs Extend Andy Reid, But Part Ways with GM John Dorsey

The Chiefs have extended Andy Reid's contract and parted ways with John Dorsey.

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8 comments, Last at 26 Jun 2017, 9:26am by barf

22 Jun 2017, 04:43pm by Scott Kacsmar

Defense and Pass Pressure, 2016

Denver's defense was still great at producing pass pressure, while two NFC East teams really improved over 2015. Also: pressure splits by number of rushers, and how sacks can be overrated. Just ask Brandon Graham (or Erik Walden).

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4 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2017, 8:49am by Whidbey Bronco

20 Jun 2017, 04:07pm by Scott Kacsmar

Quarterbacks and Pressure, 2016

A look at how passers did under pressure in 2016. Who extended the play the best: Aaron Rodgers or Russell Wilson? Is there any hope for Jared Goff after his rookie year? And does Ryan Tannehill consistently struggle with pressure more than his peers?

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23 comments, Last at 23 Jun 2017, 4:48pm by Vincent Verhei

08 Jun 2017, 04:24pm by Scott Kacsmar

2016 YAC+

Which players were truly best last year at gaining yards after the catch? Featuring surprising wide receivers and a dominant Gronk. Also: why does Bill O'Brien's Houston offense fail to produce YAC no matter which quarterback he starts?

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14 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2017, 1:49pm by wiilaim11

01 Jun 2017, 03:17pm by Scott Kacsmar

2016 Receiving Plus-Minus

Antonio Brown did not lead the NFL in receiving plus-minus for the third year in a row, so which wide receiver took his spot? Also: Dak to Dez, Gronk's unique season, the horrific Rams, and the running back with hands of stone.

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10 comments, Last at 16 Oct 2017, 4:46am by lynn_libbrecht

25 May 2017, 02:47pm by Scott Kacsmar

2016 Passing Plus-Minus

Sam Bradford broke Drew Brees' record for completion percentage, but did he beat Brees to the best passing plus-minus? Also: a down year for the 2004 draft class, and an MVP falls to the bottom of the league.

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21 comments, Last at 31 May 2017, 11:17am by Noah Arkadia

23 May 2017, 01:15pm by Scott Kacsmar

2017 NFL Rule Changes

The NFL's owner meetings have led to a few rule changes for the 2017 season.

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38 comments, Last at 31 May 2017, 8:41am by rj1

12 May 2017, 01:46pm by Scott Kacsmar

Four Downs: AFC West

The Raiders, Chargers, and Chiefs all need help in the middle of their defense. As for the Broncos, they need help right smack dab in the middle of their offense.

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12 comments, Last at 16 May 2017, 9:20am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin

08 May 2017, 12:00pm by Scott Kacsmar

Four Downs: AFC East

With the draft in the rearview mirror, what's the biggest hole remaining for each NFL team? All four teams in the AFC East need help on offense -- yes, even the reigning Super Bowl champs.

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34 comments, Last at 15 May 2017, 10:36am by Raiderjoe

20 Apr 2017, 03:05pm by Scott Kacsmar

Snap-Weighted Age: 2016 NFL Rosters

The Saints were 2016's oldest team, and the Rams were once again the youngest. Are more rookies starting than ever before in the NFL? 2016 was the youngest season we have tracked yet.

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5 comments, Last at 24 Apr 2017, 12:08am by LionInAZ