Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

03 May 2012, 12:53pm by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: No Reaches

Break down Bruce Irvin tape with Mike Tanier and learn why "reach" is such a dirty word. Plus, running back top fives takes on the Saints, and a not-so-timely last call in Manhattan.

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83 comments, Last at 08 May 2012, 9:55pm by LionInAZ

26 Apr 2012, 10:04am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: Draft Blender

Mike Tanier's final draft notes, some shout-outs to very useful websites, and the top five Carolina Panthers running backs.

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55 comments, Last at 01 May 2012, 12:03pm by Kwame

24 Apr 2012, 12:46pm by Mike Tanier

NYTimes "Draft Hangout" with Mike Tanier, Noon EDT Wednesday!

The New York Times is hosting a "hang out" on Wednesday at noon Eastern on Google Plus. Judy Battista and I will be talking draft and answering questions via webcams. If you have Google Plus, and a camera, you can join us. If not, you can follow along at the Fifth Down blog at the Times.

I would love to see you guys, so come on out!

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2 comments, Last at 25 Apr 2012, 11:51am by RickD

19 Apr 2012, 11:42am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: Downs Off

Brandon Thompson may take downs off, but who doesn't? Mike Tanier wants some scouting report cliches to go away. Plus, Luck and Manning: the last generation.

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130 comments, Last at 09 May 2012, 11:46am by bengt

13 Apr 2012, 08:18am by Mike Tanier

When the N.F.L.'s Culture of Violence Seemed Funny

Remembering Buddy and the Bounty Bowls. It is amazing how we hear the same rhetoric 23 years later.

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16 comments, Last at 03 Feb 2013, 5:11am by islamiyet

12 Apr 2012, 11:40am by Mike Tanier

The Walkthrough Lick

Finally, a football aptitude test written by someone who knows both football and testing. Challenge yourself with sample questions! Plus, top five all-time Vikings running backs.

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169 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2013, 7:55am by mano

05 Apr 2012, 11:28am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: The Jets-Giants Axis

Where does your team line up on the Jets-Giants Axis? And how will it affect their draft strategy? Mike Tanier wants to know. Plus, Top 5 Packers running backs.

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68 comments, Last at 15 Apr 2012, 10:35am by jebmak

29 Mar 2012, 09:30am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: The Taint

The only scandals NFL fans must fear are scandals themselves. Mike Tanier does not want to hear about "tainted" championships. Plus, Lions running back top fives!

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186 comments, Last at 20 Feb 2013, 5:52am by arst

22 Mar 2012, 11:41am by Mike Tanier

Walkthrough: Jaguars and Bears

While everyone else chases the same story, Mike Tanier examines a power shift in the AFC South and counts down the Bears greatest running backs with the help of some vintage game film.

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92 comments, Last at 01 Apr 2012, 12:07pm by buzzorhowl

21 Mar 2012, 06:57am by Mike Tanier

Casting Begins for Tebow, the Sequel

I have been writing a lot of "list gags" for the New York Times lately, and as usual I have been forgetting to link some of them here. In this Tim Tebow feature, I was given strict limits about the number or religious references. A challenge! Anyway, scroll through the Fifth Down history and you will also find a timeline of the Peyton Manning free agent saga.

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33 comments, Last at 09 Apr 2013, 5:19pm by aksamci13