Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

13 Oct 2010, 04:19pm by Bill Connelly

ESPN: Desperately Seeking The Dynasty

In today's ESPN piece, Bill Connelly looks at the steady disappearance of dynasties from college football. Is college football a giant oligarchy where the have-nots fight over the haves' tables scraps? Absolutely. And it is so much more competitive -- and more difficult to dominate -- than it used to be.

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12 Oct 2010, 06:23pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Raiders over Chargers

Just how bad are the San Diego Chargers on special teams this year? Really, really, historically bad. So bad, we had to invent a stat comparable to herpes.

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7 comments, Last at 15 Oct 2010, 5:06pm by Scott C

10 Oct 2010, 09:58pm by Doug Farrar

ESPN: LaDainian Tomlinson's Rebirth

This week's ESPN Insider piece for MNF looks at LaDainian Tomlinson's renewed career, other backs with big year-to-year improvements in yards per carry, and how often it is connected with improvements on the offensive line.

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6 comments, Last at 12 Oct 2010, 1:11pm by Punk

08 Oct 2010, 04:10pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Alabama Opponents Can't Bye A Win

In this week's ESPN Insider feature, Brian Fremeau investigates whether Alabama is at a disadvantage facing a South Carolina team with an extra week to prepare. It turns out there is no measurable advantage or disadvantage for teams following a bye week, either in the win-loss column or in Game Efficiency. If the Gamecocks are going to take down the Crimson Tide this weekend, they'll have to beat them play-by-play and drive-by-drive. The calendar won't have anything to do with the outcome.

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8 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2010, 9:40am by crack

07 Oct 2010, 04:54pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Week 5 Numbers Crunching

Our Week 5 look at statistics around the league considers the weakness in Buffalo's run defense, the importance of Carolina's outside linebackers, and the reason why Indianapolis games get so darn exciting in the last 15 minutes.

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07 Oct 2010, 02:11pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Fantasy Matchups 2010, Week 5

This week's Fantasy Matchups column takes a look at which teams have had the fewest possessions per game so far.

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3 comments, Last at 12 Oct 2010, 4:00pm by morrongiello

06 Oct 2010, 12:14pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Moss Not The Solution For Vikings

I put together a feature for ESPN Insider on the issues in the Vikings' passing game and how Randy Moss may not be able to solve them.

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10 comments, Last at 11 Oct 2010, 1:09am by Bill Barnwell

05 Oct 2010, 05:51pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Redskins over Eagles

This week's Any Given Sunday discusses the holes in the Philadelphia run defense as well as the problems the Redskins are having against the pass.

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9 comments, Last at 08 Oct 2010, 2:41pm by Bowl Game Anomaly

02 Oct 2010, 02:45pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: What's Wrong With The Patriots' Defense?

Our Monday Night Football feature this week is on the struggling Patriots' defense, with a particular focus on their injury woes and how bad cornerback Darius Butler has been.

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10 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2010, 8:04pm by Dolfin

30 Sep 2010, 03:55pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: 2010 Fantasy Matchups: Week 4

This week's fantasy matchups column turns to a very unlikely source of fantasy points.

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4 comments, Last at 02 Oct 2010, 3:40am by tally