Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

08 Jan 2009, 06:00pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN INSIDER: Comparing the QB Class of 2004

Here's a little something extra for those of you who subscribe to ESPN Insider, running similarity scores on the Eli Manning, Philip Rivers, and Ben Roethlisberger in advance of this week's playoff games. You may be surprised to learn which former Jets quarterback ends up similar to all three -- and especially Roethlisberger. Again, this requires ESPN Insider subscription.

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18 comments, Last at 09 Jan 2009, 6:43pm by Independent George

06 Jan 2009, 12:04am by Bill Barnwell

Aaron Schatz on the B.S. Report: 1/5

Join Aaron and Bill Simmons for a Wild Card review and Divisional preview.

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12 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2009, 11:09pm by Stevie

05 Jan 2009, 04:40pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Cardinals over Falcons

Ned Macey compares Arizona to other bad teams that won playoff games.

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8 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2009, 12:59pm by JSL

05 Jan 2009, 04:17pm by Bill Barnwell

2008 Quick Reads: Wild Card Weekend

How did Darren Sproles get -2 DYAR? Well, he did the worst thing a back can do with the ball in his hands.

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31 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2009, 12:11am by beargoggles

01 Jan 2009, 09:09pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Numbers Crunching: Week 18

Here's our look at the wild card matchups over at ESPN. You may notice Numbers Crunching is going to a new format for the playoffs, with half the tidbits available to all readers and half available on ESPN Insider. Don't worry -- this isn't the only playoff previewing we'll be doing. You'll also get Walkthrough on Friday morning and the usual stat-packed previews on Friday afternoon.

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4 comments, Last at 02 Jan 2009, 3:09pm by Andrew B

30 Dec 2008, 10:52pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Dolphins Over Jets

Ned Macey re-examines the Jets's to decision to turn away from Chad Pennington -- and reminds us that it originally had nothing to do with the availability of Brett Favre.

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7 comments, Last at 31 Dec 2008, 12:39pm by Biebs

29 Dec 2008, 08:55pm by Aaron Schatz

Aaron Schatz on the B.S. Report: 12/29

Time to start my weekly playoff appearances on the Bill Simmons podcast, reviewing the 2008 season and then previewing the Wild Card games. Cousin Sal and Michael Lombardi also appear. Link goes to Bill Simmons page, then look for podcast link on the far right.

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13 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2009, 9:23pm by MJK

29 Dec 2008, 06:56pm by Bill Barnwell

2008 Quick Reads: Week 17

As is tradition, the final Quick Reads of the regular season takes a look at the best and worst individual players of the entire year. The identity of the top two running backs will surprise you.

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21 comments, Last at 31 Dec 2008, 4:50pm by panthersnbraves

26 Dec 2008, 03:04pm by Bill Barnwell

Fantasy Matchups: Week 17

The last fantasy matchups column of the year!

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4 comments, Last at 28 Dec 2008, 10:15am by BucNasty

24 Dec 2008, 06:43pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Numbers Crunching: Week 17

Our look at the week's matchups with FO stats goes up a bit early this week. This week we reveal the linebackers who do the best job of stopping receivers after the catch, find a surprising thing Detroit actually does well, and illustrate the complete collapse of the Arizona Cardinals since midseason.

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3 comments, Last at 26 Dec 2008, 11:10am by zlionsfan