Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

15 May 2014, 12:57pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Warning Signs for Bills' Top Pick

Will Buffalo be able to get everything it wants out of Sammy Watkins, Lord of Bubble Screens?

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7 comments, Last at 20 May 2014, 7:03am by KarlFA

05 May 2014, 04:10pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL Draft: Round-by-Round QB Study

Twenty years of draft data for 237 NFL quarterbacks shows the first round has never been more important. You can try drafting the next Tom Brady and Russell Wilson, but you're more likely to get Cody Pickett and David Greene.

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61 comments, Last at 13 May 2014, 12:26am by armchair journeyman quarterback

25 Apr 2014, 12:43pm by Scott Kacsmar

2013 Quarterbacks: True Sack Rate

What would sack rate look like with scrambles and grounding included? Also: every 2013 quarterback sack broken down by type (blown blocks, coverage sacks, etc.).

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74 comments, Last at 29 Apr 2014, 9:28pm by Noah of Arkadia

18 Apr 2014, 04:01pm by Scott Kacsmar

Impact of the NFL's Kickoff Rule Change

After three NFL seasons of kicking off from the 35-yard line, what has been the impact on touchbacks, returns, field position, scoring and injuries? Also, is this rule responsible for a record number of big comebacks?

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9 comments, Last at 01 May 2014, 3:30pm by South American

04 Apr 2014, 01:33pm by Scott Kacsmar

The NFL's Four-Minute Offense Is the Prevent Offense

Does the NFL have a four-minute offense that goes beyond "run, run, run, punt, hope you stop them"? Sadly, it doesn't look that way. Meet the NFL's version of the prevent offense.

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40 comments, Last at 09 Apr 2014, 10:46pm by Karl Cuba

28 Mar 2014, 11:13am by Scott Kacsmar

2013 Adjusted Games Lost

For the third year in a row teams averaged the highest recorded rate of injuries to starters and key reserves in our AGL database. We look at the 2013 results along with the suspicious reporting tactics of teams like the Patriots and Jets.

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17 comments, Last at 18 Nov 2014, 1:36pm by JohnnyZ

27 Mar 2014, 12:18pm by Scott Kacsmar

Failed Completions 2013

Joe Flacco went from Super Bowl MVP to leading the NFL in failed completion rate. We look at the top teams, quarterbacks and receivers for failed completions in 2013.

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56 comments, Last at 02 Apr 2014, 3:31pm by nat

28 Feb 2014, 12:43pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL's Short-Yardage Strategy: Hiding the Sneak?

It's the era of the athletic quarterback, so why did teams turn away from the most efficient short-yardage strategy in 2013? The most dominant play in the NFL continues to see a decrease in usage.

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25 comments, Last at 06 Mar 2014, 4:28am by ammek

12 Feb 2014, 10:46am by Scott Kacsmar

Four Downs: AFC East

Four Downs returns as we speculate on new receiving options in New England and New York and better offensive line play in Buffalo and Miami.

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42 comments, Last at 14 Feb 2014, 2:48pm by nat

04 Feb 2014, 12:13pm by Scott Kacsmar

NFL's Best Playoff Quarterbacks: DVOA and DYAR

Now with 25 years of data on DVOA and DYAR, who are the best quarterbacks in the postseason? Who plays the toughest teams? Also: Win Probability Added and why Mark Sanchez keeps ranking so highly.

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102 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2015, 1:34pm by minja