Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

15 Jan 2013, 01:43am by Vince Verhei

Divisional Round Quick Reads

While Ray Lewis seems to have greatly elevated his play in the postseason, he could be a critical liability in the AFC Championship Game against the Patriots. Plus, a weekend filled with really great quarterback play.

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101 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2013, 6:37pm by EricL

08 Jan 2013, 08:40am by Vince Verhei

Wild Card Quick Reads

The Baltimore Ravens' victory sets them up with the Denver Broncos and the most fearsome pass rush in football. Can they keep Joe Flacco upright and productive? Plus, the best passers, rushers, and receivers of the Wild Card round.

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54 comments, Last at 10 Jan 2013, 6:21am by jebmak

01 Jan 2013, 02:31pm by Vince Verhei

Quick Reads: 2012 in Review

We put the historic seasons of Adrian Peterson and Calvin Johnson in perspective, visit some familiar names atop the quarterbacks table, and mark the best rookie quarterback season in the FO era.

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150 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2013, 9:10pm by theslothook

01 Jan 2013, 01:36pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: Does Momentum Mean Anything?

Do teams that are hot entering the postseason tend to outperform teams that played well all season long? Evidence seems to suggest that it doesn't matter.

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14 comments, Last at 03 Mar 2013, 1:55am by Perücken

24 Dec 2012, 06:40pm by Vince Verhei

Week 16 Quick Reads

Calvin Johnson broke the all-time receiving yardage record; Adrian Peterson may still do the same with rushing yardage. Why aren't they having the all-time best seasons in DYAR? Plus, details on the best and worst players of the weekend.

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37 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2013, 1:29pm by Noah of Arkadia

18 Dec 2012, 03:44am by Vince Verhei

Week 15 Quick Reads

Statement, schmatement. The Falcons' big win over the Giants wasn't as important as you might think. Plus, we try to put Mark Sanchez's Monday night performance into numerical context.

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161 comments, Last at 09 Feb 2013, 1:02am by http://www.poussette-double.info

11 Dec 2012, 03:53pm by Vince Verhei

Saints Players Bounty Suspensions Vacated

Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue has vacated the bounty-related suspensions of Jonathan Vilma, Scott Fujita, Will Smith, and Anthony Hargrove, though he has not cleared the players (and especially not the team and coaches) from all wrongdoing.

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18 comments, Last at 15 Dec 2012, 6:37pm by LionInAZ

11 Dec 2012, 08:46am by Vince Verhei

Week 14 Quick Reads

Tom Brady, Roddy White, and Marshawn Lynch lead our list of the best players in Week 14. But first, let's handicap the contenders in the NFC wild card race.

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209 comments, Last at 16 Dec 2012, 12:26am by Anonymousse

04 Dec 2012, 02:56pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN: Is There Hope for Christian Ponder?

The list of quarterbacks with negative DYAR in their first two seasons is a very unhappy list... and Christian Ponder is now on it.

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40 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2012, 10:30am by peterplaysbass

04 Dec 2012, 06:52am by Vince Verhei

Week 13 Quick Reads

Is Greg McElroy the answer for the New York Jets? Plus, Russell Wilson has the best game by a rookie quarterback in Football Outsiders' database.

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138 comments, Last at 07 Dec 2012, 10:52am by peterplaysbass