Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

22 Nov 2004, 06:53pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Save Michael Vick

We all know Michael Vick is fleet afoot, but is his NFL brilliance fleeting? Russell Levine examines Vick's efforts in Sunday's win over the Giants and offers some suggestions on self-preservation. Plus, an update on how things stand in the always wacky world of the BCS.

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15 Nov 2004, 07:56pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: New York, New York

This weekend's Jets and Giants debacles had Russell Levine recalling the dark days of the mid-1990s, when a steady diet of New York football on TV almost drove him away from the NFL. He also answers the question, "Is Kurt Warner suffering from PTBD?" and takes a look at state of sportsmanship in the BCS era of college football.

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08 Nov 2004, 05:54pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Forgiving T.O.

By now, you've probably seen 100 replays of Terrell Owens trying to get in Donovan's ear on the Philadelphia sideline Sunday. Is there trouble in paradise? Russell Levine doesn't think so. Plus, Russell's take on the Patriots, the Buccaneers, the weekly Mike Martz award, and a full breakdown of the BCS outlook.

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01 Nov 2004, 04:13pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Shakeup Saturday

Russell Levine takes a closer look at the weekend's big college upsets and explains why his alma mater left him with sympathy for Red Sox fans. Plus, is Bill Belichick secretly happy that the Patriots lost?

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25 Oct 2004, 04:06pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Gad-Zooks

As our resident college football expert, Russell Levine provides some analysis of the Ron Zook firing at Florida. Will Steve Spurrier return? How many coaches will be able to parlay the Florida opening into a huge raise? Plus, how to know when you've been watching to much sports on TV, and molecular genetics majors unite!

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18 Oct 2004, 03:34pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Ivy Style

Saturday was a big day of college football. So where was Russell Levine? At the Brown-Princeton game, appreciating the unique qualities of Ivy League football and trying to pass on his love of the sport to his kids. Plus, Mike Holmgren bids to have the Mike Martz Award renamed in his honor and, yes, more two-point follies.

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11 Oct 2004, 06:26pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: On the Clock

Think Leonard Little's sack on 3rd-and-5 was the key play in Sunday's critical St. Louis-Seattle contest? In this week's Junkie, Russell Levine explains why the real key came two plays earlier. He also discusses controversial finishes in college and the NFL, and continues his personal crusades against poor clock management and two-point conversion decisions.

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04 Oct 2004, 07:18pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Back-Door Covers

Russell Levine reviews the weekend in college and pro football and offers thoughts on the agony of the back-door cover, the biggest statements of the week (other than the one made by his two year old daughter), and the whereabouts of Don Criqui. Plus, the weekly Mike Martz Award.

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27 Sep 2004, 12:30pm by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Anatomy of a Road Trip

Get the jersey out, pack the face paint and put on your drinking shoes -- it's time for a college football road trip. Russell Levine attempts to provide some color commentary from his weekend in Ann Arbor, including such factoids as how you know you're in a college bar and why Michigan crowds are the quietest six-figure gatherings in sports. Plus Russell actually has a bad word to say about his TiVo.

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21 Sep 2004, 01:07am by Russell Levine

Confessions of a Football Junkie: Florida Relief Fund

In the latest edition of Confessions of a Football Junkie, Russell Levine reviews all the weekend action and considers the fate of Florida's three NFL teams.

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