Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

11 Apr 2009, 01:18am by Bill Barnwell

ESPN INSIDER: The ESPN NFL Draft Glossary

Myself and Mike Tanier -- a dream team if there ever was one -- have compiled a NFL Draft glossary with I believe about 150 different terms used by scouts and draftniks around the league.

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4 comments, Last at 14 Apr 2009, 10:52pm by MatMan

06 Apr 2009, 05:11pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN INSIDER: What's a "Safe" Pick?

This Monday's ESPN Insider feature looks at which positions qualify as "safe" picks, and which offer the quickest path to the Pro Bowl.

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16 comments, Last at 18 Apr 2009, 3:29am by Bill Barnwell

02 Apr 2009, 09:01pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN INSIDER: Is Cutler Trade Biggest Ever?

Chicago had to give up a ton of draft value to get him, but it is possible that Jay Cutler is the most valuable young talent ever traded after already establishing himself as a Pro Bowl-quality player. The quarterbacks listed in his similarity scores are a collection of Hall of Famers and near-Hall of Famers. Perhaps my favorite Cutler stat: Cutler has more years in the DYAR top ten (two) than all Chicago quarterbacks combined since 1994 (one).

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56 comments, Last at 09 Mar 2011, 3:19am by Air Max 90

30 Mar 2009, 06:12pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN INSIDER: Biggest Draft Falls

Our Monday article for Insider looks at the biggest draft fall of each of the last ten drafts, and what it cost each player in his rookie contract.

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11 comments, Last at 03 Apr 2009, 3:51pm by Telamon

23 Mar 2009, 03:50pm by Doug Farrar

ESPN INSIDER: WR Stats Misleading

Anquan Boldin's stats were down last year... but a lot of it had to do with the way he was used. Boldin may have been the league's best receiver on short routes, but short routes are naturally less productive than deep ones. Doug Farrar has more in this feature for ESPN Insider.

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2 comments, Last at 26 Mar 2009, 1:41pm by Sophandros

16 Mar 2009, 04:02pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN INSIDER: Dunn is Done

Revisiting the long history of successful 34-year-old NFL running backs. Warning: History is not actually long.

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4 comments, Last at 18 Mar 2009, 4:39am by Sid

11 Mar 2009, 05:24pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN INSIDER: Is Edwards Good Enough For TO?

This week's ESPN Insider feature is an Insider exclusive -- it looks at the defensive effect upon AFC East quarterbacks, and what that says for their performance next year.

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7 comments, Last at 14 Mar 2009, 10:47am by dbostedo

04 Mar 2009, 03:23pm by Ned Macey

ESPN INSIDER: Does RB James Still Have the Edge?

Today on ESPN, we look at Edgerrin James using both similarity scores and the last couple years of DVOA. Does he have anything left?

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5 comments, Last at 10 Mar 2009, 9:14pm by card fan

02 Mar 2009, 04:07pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN INSIDER: Is Haynesworth The Money?

What a headline that is!

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8 comments, Last at 07 Mar 2009, 12:34pm by Hummingbird Cyborg

23 Feb 2009, 05:31pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN INSIDER: Pats Shouldn't Overestimate Cassel

This week's feature for ESPN takes a look at Matt Cassel and points out that the Patriots have another alternative to Tom Brady: Kevin O'Connell. You also might note a piece on speed scores at ESPN today; that one will be re-run over here on FO later in the week.

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4 comments, Last at 25 Feb 2009, 1:23am by Rich Conley