Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

06 May 2014, 03:08pm by Aaron Schatz

The Most Botched NFL Draft Pick Ever

Great Don Banks longform writing from SI.com about the day in 1982 when the Tampa Bay Bucs drafted the wrong guy thanks to crappy speaker phone quality. The Bucs ended up making a trade to use another pick on the guy they wanted in the first place, and he was a complete bust. Meanwhile, the guy they took by accident became an All-Pro.

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8 comments, Last at 25 Jul 2014, 6:58am by rharr islisa

05 May 2014, 06:51am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Team Non-Needs

Seeing the glass half-full is a great way to understand what teams are truly hoping to accomplish this weekend. This weekend! The draft is just a few days away! Finally!

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5 comments, Last at 05 May 2014, 5:49pm by Parmenides

02 May 2014, 08:39pm by Aaron Schatz

NFL Draft Buzzword Translator

A lot of these YouTube sports humor videos are pretty blah but I have to admit, this one made me laugh. Pretty amusing. (Whispers: "Tebow.")

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4 comments, Last at 05 May 2014, 2:57pm by fb29

29 Apr 2014, 03:41pm by Matt Waldman

Gruden QB Camp: Analyzing the Teddy Bridgewater Interview

Matt Waldman experiments with analyzing Jon Gruden's QB Camp series to illustrate the variety of takeaways that individuals can have about a player in an interview.

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7 comments, Last at 01 May 2014, 1:11am by RickD

29 Apr 2014, 12:27am by Matt Waldman

Gruden QB Camp: Analyzing the Tajh Boyd Interview

Matt Waldman experiments with analyzing Jon Gruden's QB Camp series to illustrate the variety of takeaways that individuals can have about a player in an interview.

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4 comments, Last at 01 May 2014, 2:31pm by commissionerleaf

28 Apr 2014, 06:10pm by Rivers McCown

Seahawks Extend Earl Thomas

Per media reports, it's a four-year, $40 million extension, with $27.25 million in guaranteed money. Thomas will be the first safety in the NFL to make $10 million a year.

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6 comments, Last at 01 May 2014, 12:43pm by commissionerleaf

28 Apr 2014, 06:49am by Mike Tanier

Mandatory Monday: Sam's Club?

A deep, painful dive into the world of Sam Bradford and Brian Schottenheimer. Stick around to the bitter end or check the Tailgater blog to see my Dali paintings of Schotty's melting-clock screen passes.

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15 comments, Last at 01 May 2014, 8:23pm by tuluse

28 Apr 2014, 04:59am by Rivers McCown

MMQB: Gleason, Draft

Tom Benson gives some money to a good cause, and we get some more draft rumor-mongering.

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1 comment, Last at 28 Apr 2014, 6:22am by Jerry

28 Apr 2014, 01:10am by Rivers McCown

Visualizing 64 Years of DVOA History

Using Andreas Sheppard's DVOA estimates, Vivid Numeral has a graph showing every franchise's DVOA over time.

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9 comments, Last at 03 May 2014, 5:27pm by Noah of Arkadia

25 Apr 2014, 05:33pm by Rivers McCown

Agent vs. Club: J.J. Watt Mock Negotiation

The first of a series of posts where Joel Corry and Ari Nissim hammer out a mock extension for one of the most valuable non-quarterbacks in the NFL.

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1 comment, Last at 25 Apr 2014, 10:37pm by Duke