Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

29 Jan 2009, 06:19pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Numbers Crunching: Super Bowl XLIII

Here's the final ESPN Numbers Crunching of the season, featuring a bit of a preview of tomorrow's big FO preview -- plus a couple bits that probably won't fit into tomorrow's preview. Learn about the penalty split between Pittsburgh's offense and defense, the way the Steelers have matched the Panthers, and how Ike Taylor's strengths and weaknesses might match those of Larry Fitzgerald.

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5 comments, Last at 01 Feb 2009, 9:42am by Larry Turner

28 Jan 2009, 04:33pm by Doug Farrar

ESPN INSIDER: The Next Tyree?

FO takes a look at five under-the-radar players who might make the difference in Super Bowl XLIII.

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1 comment, Last at 31 Jan 2009, 3:33pm by Yaguar

27 Jan 2009, 06:18pm by Aaron Schatz

Aaron Schatz on the B.S. Report: 1/27

Here's the latest B.S. Report, the final "Mega Playoff Podcast Edition" with Cousin Sal, Michael Lombardi, and myself. This sucker is 80 minutes long. Yikes.

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27 comments, Last at 30 Jan 2009, 12:25am by Aloysius Mephistopheles

27 Jan 2009, 03:45pm by Ned Macey

ESPN INSIDER: Dominant Defense Sets Steelers Apart

Ned Macey takes a look at the differences between the 2005 and 2008 Pittsburgh Steelers. In total DVOA, the difference is almost zero, but underneath the surface a lot of specific strengths and weaknesses have changed.

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2 comments, Last at 27 Jan 2009, 7:09pm by troycapitated polamalizer

26 Jan 2009, 04:23pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN INSIDER: Can Cardinals Pass Way to Title?

In this extra piece for ESPN Insider, I look at where the Cardinals stand among the most pass-happy teams in NFL history. As you might imagine, their regular season blows away any other team in Super Bowl history... but things have changed in January.

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3 comments, Last at 27 Jan 2009, 11:50am by Travis

22 Jan 2009, 12:58pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN INSIDER: Is Fitzgerald Better Than Rice?

In this feature for ESPN Insider, we analyze the best receiving performances in NFL history.

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36 comments, Last at 27 Jan 2009, 5:05pm by Patrico

19 Jan 2009, 04:10pm by Bill Barnwell

2008 Quick Reads: Week 20

Learn where Kurt Warner and Larry Fitzgerald fall on the list of the best playoff performances by DYAR. (Hint: Very high.)

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35 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2009, 3:26am by DeltaWhiskey

16 Jan 2009, 11:25am by Doug Farrar

ESPN INSIDER: Eagles Began Turnaround With Arizona

In this ESPN Insider feature, Doug Farrar looks at how Donovan McNabb performed before and after the Cardinals game that marked the Eagles turnaround.

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8 comments, Last at 20 Jan 2009, 4:13pm by tuluse

15 Jan 2009, 10:23pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Numbers Crunching: Week 20

Here's Numbers Crunching for the Championship games, sort of a preview of our previews that will run on Friday. You'll learn about Arizona's home-field advantage, all the Steelers and Ravens that ranked among the NFL's leaders in Defeats, and a lot of other stuff.

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1 comment, Last at 15 Jan 2009, 10:45pm by Israel P. - Jerusalem

12 Jan 2009, 06:27pm by Bill Barnwell

2008 Quick Reads: Week 19

You will be surprised who had the best quarterback game of the week, but you won't be surprised who had the worst. Plus: We say nice things about Willie Parker!

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54 comments, Last at 14 Jan 2009, 3:20pm by Mark S.