Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

06 Dec 2013, 01:29pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Legend of Riverboat Ron

People can change, but has Ron Rivera really shed his conservative skin this season? We study the impact and aggressiveness of his fourth-down calls.

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04 Dec 2013, 04:00pm by Rivers McCown

ESPN: The Race For the No. 1 Pick

We put the six teams with the best chance of winning the No. 1 overall pick under the microscope. Who has the schedule most conducive to losing, and what would that team likely do with the No. 1 overall pick?

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27 Nov 2013, 02:22pm by Danny Tuccitto

ESPN: Week 13 Playoff Odds

In this week's article, we cover the impact of Green Bay's tie, mention a couple of potential trap games for NFC heavyweights, and give you the probability of San Francisco being tied atop the NFC West three games from now.

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26 Nov 2013, 01:43pm by Rivers McCown

ESPN: Losses Haven't Exposed Chiefs

Kansas City's two losses in the last two games really haven't told us anything we did not already know.

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25 Nov 2013, 02:46pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Bill Belichick Makes It Okay To Take the Wind

From Manning-Brady XIV we learned Bill Belichick thinks it's okay to take the wind, Peyton Manning had his first "off day" in the cold in years and the Patriots showed their remarkable competitiveness.

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22 Nov 2013, 01:36pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: New "Big Four" on Diverging Paths of Development

Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick formed a new "big four" of athletic quarterbacks last season. With expectations so high for 2013, it's been a struggle just to maintain 2012's pace.

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19 Nov 2013, 02:42pm by Rivers McCown

ESPN: Giants Are Still Pretenders

An improved defense bolstered by Jon Beason and an easy schedule can't mask passing-game problems that still haven't been fixed yet.

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15 Nov 2013, 09:24am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Broncos Are Chiefs' Biggest Hurdle to Super Bowl

Are the undefeated Chiefs a legit Super Bowl contender, or is this a paper tiger headed for heartbreak of a Lin Elliott (1995) or Elvis Grbac (1997) nature from past top-seeded Kansas City teams? The Broncos are a nightmare matchup, but at least the Chiefs are catching them at the right time and match up well with the rest of the AFC.

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12 Nov 2013, 02:24pm by Rivers McCown

ESPN: Jets Now a Playoff Favorite

The Jets are the odds-on favorite for the sixth playoff spot in the AFC. They're built on the same formula every Rex Ryan Jets team has been: defensive and special teams excellence, offensive inadequacy, and inconsistency.

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08 Nov 2013, 12:21pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Jaguars Are Least Competitive Team Since 1970

Based on DVOA and other factors, we can say with conviction we are experiencing the best 0-8 team (Tampa Bay) and the least competitive team (Jacksonville) since the merger. But the 2008 Lions may want to keep the Faygo in the fridge if they think one of these teams will join them in celebration at 0-16.

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10 comments, Last at 10 Nov 2013, 6:22pm by Scott Kacsmar