Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

18 May 2015, 04:18pm by Aaron Schatz

Justin Smith Officially Retiring

Justin Smith is officially retiring, which everyone pretty much expected anyway. I prefer players announcing their retirement right after their actual final season more than this recently popular practice of sitting around a couple years hoping you get one last contract, then signing a one-day deal with the team you are most identified with just so you can retire.

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138 comments, Last at 26 May 2015, 7:55pm by Mr Shush

18 May 2015, 04:17pm by Vincent Verhei

Dolphins Extend Tannehill Through 2020

The Miami Dolphins have signed Ryan Tannehill to a contract extension that will keep the quarterback in Miami through 2020. Adam Schefter reports that the deal is for $96 million, including $45 million guaranteed.

Tannehill's passing DVOA in his first three seasons: -9.9%, -9.8%, and then 4.1% in 2014.

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74 comments, Last at 21 May 2015, 5:34pm by theslothook

18 May 2015, 12:28pm by Aaron Schatz

Packers Muscle Their Way Into Pitch Perfect 2

In case you were wondering how the Green Bay Packers ended up as an a cappella group in the new movie Pitch Perfect 2, it's apparently all David Bakhtiari's doing.

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2 comments, Last at 18 May 2015, 5:43pm by Dice

11 May 2015, 05:41pm by Scott Kacsmar

Deflategate Punishment for Patriots Announced

The Patriots' punishment for Deflategate is revealed.

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833 comments, Last at 18 Jun 2015, 5:18pm by MJK

08 May 2015, 05:34pm by Aaron Schatz

Dante Fowler Tears ACL, Out for Year

The third overall pick in this year's draft tore his ACL in his first-ever NFL practice and is done for the season. Man, fate just hates Jacksonville.

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15 comments, Last at 17 May 2015, 10:44am by SarahStewart732

08 May 2015, 12:21pm by Aaron Schatz

Support FO Writers: Robert Weintraub's New Book

It's not sports-related, but we wanted to let all our readers know about the new book from sometime FO writer Robert Weintraub: "No Better Friend: One Man, One Dog, and Their Extraordinary Story of Courage and Survival in WWII."

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07 May 2015, 01:48pm by Vincent Verhei

La'el Collins Signs With Cowboys

In a somewhat surprising move, LSU offensive tackle La'el Collins has signed a free agent contract with the Dallas Cowboys.

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46 comments, Last at 24 May 2015, 4:00pm by Mr Shush

06 May 2015, 01:14pm by Aaron Schatz

Wells Report on Deflategate Released

It's 243 pages, and as soon as somebody writes up a reasonable summary of what that all says and what's going to happen because of it, we'll link to it. Feel free to discuss here.

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523 comments, Last at 11 May 2015, 9:07pm by dryheat

30 Apr 2015, 07:11pm by Aaron Schatz

Mike Tanier's Round 1 Report Card

FO readers will want to keep up with this link tonight, Mike Tanier's pick-by-pick analysis over at Bleacher Report. Sure to be a lot of fun whenever the Eagles do whatever insane thing Chip Kelly is planning on.

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26 comments, Last at 08 May 2015, 12:27pm by chemical burn

30 Apr 2015, 02:09pm by Matt Waldman

RSP Pre-Draft Ops Roundtable

I spoke with two experienced NFL football operations and personnel people about scouting, management, and strategy of building a team. This is easily one of my five favorite shows this year.

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2 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2015, 2:45am by sarahjones