Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

28 Jul 2015, 02:39pm by Vincent Verhei

BREAKING NEWS: NFL Upholds Brady's Four-Game Suspension

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for violating the league's policy on integrity of the game.

Brady will miss the Thursday night opener against Pittsburgh, plus a home game against Jacksonville, road games against Buffalo and Dallas, and New England's bye in Week 4. He will be eligible to play Week 6 at Indianapolis.

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238 comments, Last at 1:41am by Bobman

28 Jul 2015, 12:50pm by Aaron Schatz

Ranking NFL Mascots By Creepiness

From cute and cuddly (Houston's Toro) to nightmare serial killers (Pat Patriot) and whatever the hell the Chargers' mascot is.

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7 comments, Last at 29 Jul 2015, 11:42pm by Sixknots

28 Jul 2015, 08:22am by Mike Tanier

NFL Urban Legends: The Strange Case of the NFL's First 1,000-Yard Rusher

If we don't have an argument about Beattie Feathers, who will?

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4 comments, Last at 29 Jul 2015, 12:33am by Pen

28 Jul 2015, 03:46am by Vincent Verhei

Cardinals Make Welter NFL's First Female Coach

The Arizona Cardinals have hired Dr. Jen Welter to their coaching staff, making her the first female coach in NFL history. And she won't be helping them with their nutrition or flexibility or training. She will be a training camp/preseason intern coaching inside linebackers, teaching the Mike Minters and Sean Weatherspoons of the world how to pursue and tackle.

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12 comments, Last at 29 Jul 2015, 9:20pm by Bowl Game Anomaly

27 Jul 2015, 05:17pm by Aaron Schatz

SITE NEWS: FOA 2015 Player Comments Now Available

An update on when Football Outsiders Almanac 2015 will be available, in two parts. (Click to read more.)

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24 Jul 2015, 05:35pm by Vincent Verhei

Dolphins Cut Josh Freeman

In 2010, a 22-year-old Josh Freeman was among the NFL's top ten quarterbacks in touchdowns, passer rating, touchdown rate, interception rate, game-winning drives, total offense, and passing DYAR and DVOA. The rest of his career has been, well, the rest of his career. One of the strangest cases of promise and then collapse you'll ever see.

Miami will enter training camp with Ryan Tannehill, Matt Moore, and McLeod Bethel-Thompson as its quarterbacks.

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48 comments, Last at 28 Jul 2015, 11:07pm by Noah of Arkadia

24 Jul 2015, 02:23pm by Vincent Verhei

Saints Release Junior Galette

Junior Galette had 10 sacks last season and 12 in 2013, and the Saints have reportedly paid him $18 million in the past year. And now, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com, they are cutting ties with him.

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6 comments, Last at 26 Jul 2015, 4:30pm by andrew

23 Jul 2015, 01:45pm by Aaron Schatz

The Lingerie Football Trap

What do you do if you are a woman and you want to play competitive football? You get stuck wearing a bikini in a league that doesn't pay you or provide health insurance -- because it's the best competitive football you can play. This is a great bit of long-form journalism over at Grantland by Jordan Ritter Conn. I ended up watching a bit of a "Legends" Football League game when flipping channels a couple weeks ago and the quality of play was no different from your usual Arena Football game.

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5 comments, Last at 24 Jul 2015, 5:45pm by Theo

22 Jul 2015, 08:44am by Mike Tanier

NFL Urban Legends: Ray Guy and the Helium Punt

Another week, another Urban Legend. This one takes us back to DeflateGate 77.

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3 comments, Last at 23 Jul 2015, 10:05am by jtr

16 Jul 2015, 08:57am by Mike Tanier

NFL Urban Legends: Bo Jackson and the Too-Fast-to-be-True 40-Yard Dash

Hey folks, Tanier here. This Bo Jackson article is the first in a multi-part series on NFL Urban Legends. Hope you enjoy.

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13 comments, Last at 25 Jul 2015, 5:40pm by SuperGrover