Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

24 Dec 2009, 11:37am by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Week 16 Numbers Crunching

Here is our weekly look at games through the lens of Football Outsiders statistics. Among this week's findings: Pittsburgh may want to consider using more play fakes, Houston should blitz more against the Dolphins, and Patrick Willis doesn't just rack up tackles -- he racks up successful tackles.

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24 Dec 2009, 11:03am by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Fantasy Matchups, Week 16

Championship Week Fantasy Matchups are up. And yes, there's plenty of discussion regarding Peyton Manning and Reggie Wayne, and whether they're benchable this week against the Jets and Revis Island.

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10 comments, Last at 27 Dec 2009, 1:57pm by paddy1979

22 Dec 2009, 01:15pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Panthers Over Vikings

This week's Any Given Sunday covers the Vikings' loss to the Panthers, and whether they're built to play from behind.

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11 comments, Last at 23 Dec 2009, 5:26pm by jmaron

20 Dec 2009, 02:50pm by J.I. Halsell

ESPN: New Era for Redskins

For this week's ESPN MNF feature, our man J.I. Halsell takes a look at what Bruce Allen's management skills could mean for the Redskins -- especially if there's an uncapped 2010.

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15 comments, Last at 03 May 2011, 2:08am by johny b

18 Dec 2009, 03:26pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Fantasy Matchups, Week 15

A quick review of why the Steelers' defense is overrated by yards allowed before moving onto this week's fantasy analysis.

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3 comments, Last at 21 Dec 2009, 9:06pm by bird jam

17 Dec 2009, 12:42pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Week 15 Numbers Crunching

This week's Numbers Crunching looks at the Giants' defense and the Patriots' offense struggling in the red zone, when the Arizona defense slows down, and which quarterback destroys the blitz.

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2 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2009, 10:10pm by Q

15 Dec 2009, 02:14pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN AGS: Chargers over Cowboys

This week's Any Given Sunday looks at how the Chargers are winning despite the most unbalanced offense of the DVOA Era. Look for more Chargers DVOA analysis in the main DVOA analysis article later today.

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16 comments, Last at 16 Dec 2009, 3:46pm by randplaty

13 Dec 2009, 07:05pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Frank Gore's Tough Running

As this MNF feature points out, Frank Gore's high yards per carry average this year is pretty remarkable given the poor quality of San Francisco's run blocking.

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4 comments, Last at 16 Dec 2009, 5:50pm by Sifter

11 Dec 2009, 04:52pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN: Week 14 Fantasy Matchups

Ah yes. The Ballad of Volek And Bennett.

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2 comments, Last at 15 Dec 2009, 10:10am by John G F

11 Dec 2009, 11:37am by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Evaluating the Brian Kelly Hire

An easier 2010 schedule and a good record coaching close games throughout his career may set up Brian Kelly for early success at Notre Dame.

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7 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2009, 10:50am by turning winds