Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

06 Jan 2017, 08:44pm by Vincent Verhei

NFC Wild Card Playoff Preview 2017

The NFC wild-card round is not hurting for star power, not with former Super Bowl champion quarterbacks like Eli Manning, Aaron Rodgers, and Russell Wilson. And then there's Matt Stafford, who is still searching for his first playoff win.

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21 comments, Last at 09 Jan 2017, 10:52am by DisplacedPackerFan

05 Jan 2017, 01:13pm by Vincent Verhei

Film Room: Paul Perkins

Fresh off his first 100-yard game, will the Giants rookie running back carry the Giants to another surprising playoff run?

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7 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2017, 5:27pm by dubious

03 Jan 2017, 12:32pm by Vincent Verhei

Quick Reads: 2016 in Review

The rise of one rookie quarterback and the fall of another were the biggest stories of this season in Football Outsiders' individual player metrics.

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45 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2017, 12:28am by LionInAZ

27 Dec 2016, 05:11pm by Vincent Verhei

NFL Pass Protection is Complicated, Especially for Young Offensive Linemen

Geoff Schwartz, a former offensive lineman for the Panthers, Vikings, Chiefs, and Giants with 74 NFL games and 39 starts under his belt, wrote this piece for SB Nation breaking down various blocking schemes used in pass protection around the league. Very informative, and goes well beyond "leave in extra players to block."

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11 comments, Last at 25 Aug 2017, 10:22am by wiliam

26 Dec 2016, 11:10pm by Vincent Verhei

Week 16 Quick Reads

In our numbers, Matt Ryan has been the NFL's best passer this season -- but has he been the best at all distances? We check for the best (and worst) quarterbacks when it comes to dink-and-dunking, and when it comes to the long ball.

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74 comments, Last at 30 Dec 2016, 12:33pm by Goeagles581

20 Dec 2016, 09:38pm by Vincent Verhei

Raiders Lead NFL with Seven Pro Bowl Berths

The Oakland Raiders had a league-high seven players named to the initial Pro Bowl rosters this afternoon.

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31 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2017, 4:16am by Amily

19 Dec 2016, 11:25pm by Vincent Verhei

Week 15 Quick Reads

Among the quarterbacks in our tables this week: Robert Griffin, Colin Kaepernick, Case Keenum, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Blake Bortles, Jared Goff, Bryce Petty, and Trevor Siemian. Are there really more bad quarterbacks in the league than there used to be?

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39 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2016, 12:35pm by MC2

19 Dec 2016, 05:00pm by Vincent Verhei

Texans Name Savage as Starting Quarterback

Third-year pro Tom Savage will get his first start in Week 16 against Cincinnati.

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30 comments, Last at 30 Dec 2016, 1:35pm by Mr Shush

13 Dec 2016, 07:35pm by Vincent Verhei

Le’Veon Bell Is the Most Dominant Player in the NFL

Is Pittsburgh's running back really an MVP candidate? (Click to read more.)

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42 comments, Last at 18 Dec 2016, 9:43pm by jonnyblazin

12 Dec 2016, 10:44pm by Vincent Verhei

Week 14 Quick Reads

As Jeff Fisher's tenure with the Rams has mercifully ended, we look back at just how things in Los Angeles went so very, very wrong.

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79 comments, Last at 14 Dec 2016, 6:07pm by Steve in WI