Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

05 Aug 2008, 04:26pm by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Worst RB Seasons, 95-07

Going through the worst running back seasons since 1995 brings up a big question: What makes NFL head coaches lust after Ricky Williams so darn much?

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28 comments, Last at 07 Aug 2008, 11:15am by zlionsfan

31 Jul 2008, 10:09am by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Best RB Seasons, 95-07

Our list of the best running back seasons since 1995 includes plenty of Marshall Faulk, HOF ammunition for Terrell Davis, and a couple of unexpected names. Amp Lee?

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40 comments, Last at 25 Aug 2008, 2:13pm by Sam Larson

24 Jul 2008, 01:06pm by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Best and Worst RB Games, 95-07

Our look at the best and worst players by FO stats continues with numerous appearances by Marshall Faulk, Priest Holmes, and Brian Westbrook.

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29 comments, Last at 31 Jul 2008, 9:08pm by armchair journeyman quarterback

21 Jul 2008, 01:22pm by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Best and Worst QB Seasons 95-07

Continuing our look at the best and worst players since 1995 according to DYAR, this time with quarterback seasons and career totals. Surprise: Peyton Manning appears repeatedly.

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45 comments, Last at 24 Jul 2008, 10:29am by Temo

16 Jul 2008, 12:16pm by Aaron Schatz

Fifth Anniversary Special: Best and Worst QB Games 95-07

Happy (Early) Birthday to Us! We kick off the fifth anniversary celebration with this look at the best and worst quarterback games of the DVOA Era according to our new and improved DYAR stats.

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74 comments, Last at 25 Jul 2008, 10:17am by Geronimo

11 Jul 2008, 06:45pm by Aaron Schatz

DYAR Mailbag

Aaron Schatz re-introduces True Yards (which now works correctly) and answers your questions about our new DYAR stats, explaining what changed and what didn't. Plus: Whatever happened to adjusting DVOA for weather?

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107 comments, Last at 29 Jul 2008, 6:20pm by Jim Glass

07 Jul 2008, 04:05pm by Aaron Schatz

DPAR is Dead

With KUBIAK now on sale and Pro Football Prospectus 2008 ready to hit stores, it's time to introduce the big changes in our individual stats for the 2008 season. Say goodbye to DPAR and hello to DYAR and True Yards.

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230 comments, Last at 17 Aug 2008, 8:32am by Ronjan

06 Mar 2008, 04:54pm by Aaron Schatz

1995 DVOA Ratings and Commentary

Come back with us to the year a young Brett Favre won his first MVP award and engineered a playoff upset over the team that led the league in DVOA.

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132 comments, Last at 27 Mar 2008, 12:58pm by Josh

23 Jan 2008, 04:32pm by Aaron Schatz

New York's DVOA Streak

Here's a look at DVOA ratings for the conference championships. How historic is New York's four-game streak of great games? And by how much have the Giants outplayed the Patriots over the same stretch? (Hint: Actually, they haven't.)

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153 comments, Last at 07 Feb 2008, 1:41am by Rick

15 Jan 2008, 06:06pm by Aaron Schatz

2008 Postseason DVOA II

Does the Giants appearance in the NFC Championship game prove their mediocre regular-season DVOA was an error? No. Have we ever seen a team turn things around in the playoffs like this? Yes. Plus: The Patriots re-establish their dominance over the rest of the NFL.

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111 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2008, 2:26am by terry