Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

01 Jan 2014, 09:48pm by Tom Gower

Buccaneers To Hire Lovie Smith

Deal getting finalized right now, per Jay Glazer.

No report on who the Buccaneers are getting at general manager, also a need since Tampa fired Mark Dominik as well as Greg Schiano, but this is the kind of hire the Bucs needed. Following up on the inexperienced Raheem Morris with straight-from-college Schiano was not a good recipe for success in my view. Previous reports had former Cal head coach Jeff Tedford becoming Lovie's offensive coordinator wherever he landed, for the big hire.

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33 comments, Last at 03 Jan 2014, 5:53pm by Roch Bear

31 Dec 2013, 11:20pm by Tom Gower

Texans Hire Bill O'Brien

Per Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen, the Houston Texans have hired Penn State coach Bill O'Brien as their next head coach. Bill, meet Teddy Bridgewater. Teddy, meet Bill.

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39 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2014, 5:41pm by Mr Shush

18 Oct 2013, 03:50pm by Tom Gower

Tom Gower on Periodic Podcast

ESPN.com Tennessee Titans writer Paul Kuharsky had me on his Periodic Podcast. We ended up talking Titans, analytics, and how I look at games.

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1 comment, Last at 18 Oct 2013, 4:23pm by theslothook

16 Oct 2013, 06:26pm by Tom Gower

Scramble: The Power of Location

Mike and Tom are inspired to debate the future of football statistics by Fangraphs.

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11 comments, Last at 18 Oct 2013, 11:41am by Mike Kurtz

02 Oct 2013, 02:30pm by Tom Gower

Scramble: Quarterpoint Pole

Four games in, Mike and Tom look at receivers and backs with more than 250 yards and debate which of them will have 1,000-yard seasons at the end of the year.

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47 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2013, 2:07pm by someguy

01 Oct 2013, 02:34pm by Tom Gower

Any Given Sunday: Bills Over Ravens

The Bills knock off the Ravens by stifling Joe Flacco and getting just enough on offense.

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4 comments, Last at 06 Oct 2013, 11:35am by lebinhtham

24 Sep 2013, 01:25pm by Tom Gower

Any Given Sunday: Colts Over 49ers

The unsung MVP of Indianapolis' effort in San Francisco was ... the punter?

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57 comments, Last at 28 Dec 2013, 12:07pm by Tony

05 Aug 2013, 02:27pm by Tom Gower

ESPN: Is Bears' Defense Too Old?

The answer: Probably not yet, but the Bears need to find some young stars to replace their aging veterans.

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2 comments, Last at 05 Aug 2013, 4:09pm by akn

31 Jul 2013, 03:50pm by Tom Gower

FOA 2013 MEDIA: Houston

Discussing Football Outsiders Almanac 2013 with Stephanie Stradley's Ultimate Texans blog.

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24 Jul 2013, 10:50pm by Tom Gower

The Wade Phillips All-Stars

Let's build Wade Phillips' super team, which will do well until Rob Johnson is put in at quarterback for no real reason.

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25 comments, Last at 01 Aug 2013, 12:12am by Jerod