Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

16 Nov 2009, 12:17pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Flacco and Rice, Baltimore's Other Duo

This week's Monday Night Football column features two-year similarity scores for everybody's favorite pair of Jersey boys turned Baltimore superstars. You'll be quite impressed when you see who we compare to Joe Flacco and Ray Rice. Audubon High and Rutgers represent!

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2 comments, Last at 17 Nov 2009, 12:29pm by Anonymous69

11 Nov 2009, 03:08pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Midseason Issues Features

As part of ESPN's Midseason Package, we've put together a bunch of new content.

The first article is on the 2010 Rebuilders, what the Raiders, Titans, Chargers, Seahawks, and Browns will need to do to get their franchises going.

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3 comments, Last at 11 Nov 2009, 6:08pm by Matt (not the registered one)

08 Nov 2009, 11:15pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Kyle Orton Reconsidered

This week's Monday Night Football feature asks fans to look at Kyle Orton's rookie season in its proper context, and consider how he's played over the past two seasons. What if Orton is a much better quarterback than anyone gives him credit for?

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20 comments, Last at 10 Nov 2009, 6:01pm by Matt (not the registered one)

02 Nov 2009, 02:34pm by Sean McCormick

ESPN: The Two Sides of Matt Ryan

This week's ESPN MNF feature takes a look at Matt Ryan's huge home-away splits.

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2 comments, Last at 03 Nov 2009, 6:21pm by James Stephenson

29 Oct 2009, 02:32pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: How Bad the Bad Teams Can Get

Does it seem like 2009 has more awful teams than ever before? As this ESPN article points out, the difference isn't that big, and the bad teams aren't as bad as you think. Schedule strength means things are going to get better... except for Tampa Bay and Washington.

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4 comments, Last at 30 Oct 2009, 12:10pm by Michael LaRocca

26 Oct 2009, 03:58pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Don't Count Out the Eagles

This week's MNF feature on ESPN Insider points out that one surprise loss does not spoil a team's Super Bowl hopes. Every single Super Bowl champion of the DVOA Era had at least one loss with a single-game DVOA lower than what the Eagles put up against Oakland; I catalog all 15 of those games.

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6 comments, Last at 28 Oct 2009, 11:46am by Kevin from Philly

21 Oct 2009, 12:15pm by Mike Tanier

ESPN Insider Route-Running Glossary

We put together a glossary of route-running terms to accompany an article by Seth Wickersham in the next (non-naked) issue of ESPN The Magazine. The ESPN folks have tossed it online for those who have Insider, along with a pretty little flash app that lets you click through diagrams of the various routes.

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5 comments, Last at 21 Oct 2009, 7:46pm by KO

19 Oct 2009, 01:50pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Chargers Miss Jamal Williams Badly

This week's MNF feature on ESPN takes a look at the biggest problem with the San Diego Chargers -- not the coach, not the offense, but one specific injury on defense.

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4 comments, Last at 20 Oct 2009, 9:42am by C

14 Oct 2009, 12:26pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Brees or Rivers?

For ESPN this week, I did a piece looking at how Drew Brees and Philip Rivers have performed since Brees' departure from the Chargers in 2006.

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13 comments, Last at 16 Oct 2009, 7:11pm by Capitan

12 Oct 2009, 03:06pm by Sean McCormick

ESPN: The Edwards Effect

This week's MNF feature looks at the trade of Braylon Edwards to the Jets.

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3 comments, Last at 13 Oct 2009, 5:04pm by Sean McCormick