Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

18 Sep 2008, 03:44pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN Numbers Crunching: Week 3

Here's this week's look at various interesting Football Outsiders statistics related to the upcoming slate of games, now combining some 2008 numbers (small sample size caveat applies, of course) with numbers from last season.

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10 comments, Last at 21 Sep 2008, 4:37am by hector

15 Sep 2008, 11:41pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Bills over Jaguars

Ned Macey returns to explain how the Bills were able to upend the Jaguars, 20-16.

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27 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2008, 12:44pm by In_Belichick_We_Trust

15 Sep 2008, 06:45pm by Bill Barnwell

2008 Quick Reads: Week 2

This week: Darren McFadden wasn't quite as good as you would expect from 166 rushing yards, but Jay Cutler and Kurt Warner were every bit as good as you would expect from over 350 passing yards.

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73 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2008, 2:49am by The Ninjalectual

14 Sep 2008, 10:07am by Mike Tanier

Owens Key to Cowboys' Success

In this week's Monday Night Football feature, we look at how the Eagles shut down the Cowboys in Week 15 of last season, and what they need to do to shut them down again in Week 2 of 2008.

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4 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2009, 11:16pm by Kyle Phillippi, Audubon

11 Sep 2008, 08:21pm by Bill Barnwell

Week 2 Fantasy Matchups

This week's fantasy matchups column sees big things for Big Blue.

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19 comments, Last at 13 Sep 2008, 12:25pm by abernethyj

11 Sep 2008, 08:21pm by Bill Barnwell

Week 2 Fantasy Matchups

This week's fantasy matchups column sees big things for Big Blue.

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19 comments, Last at 13 Sep 2008, 12:25pm by abernethyj

11 Sep 2008, 07:29pm by Bill Barnwell

ESPN Numbers Crunching: Week 2

Here's our look at some interesting numbers relevant to the Week 2 games.

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2 comments, Last at 16 Sep 2008, 10:35am by Paul NYC

09 Sep 2008, 08:56pm by Aaron Schatz

2008 Quick Reads: Week 1

Here's the first Quick Reads featuring YAR and EYds. (That's right, the folks who didn't like the name "Equivalent Yards (EqYds)" won -- the name will be changed on all the sheets to "Effective Yards" in the next few days.) Sorry this is so late, we're still getting used to our ESPN filing schedule. As a bonus, it includes both Monday Night games.

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84 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2008, 5:32pm by Scott C.

09 Sep 2008, 08:54pm by Ned Macey

Any Given Sunday: Bears over Colts

The first Any Given Sunday of the ESPN era looks at the differences between Super Bowl XLI and this week's Chicago victory over Indianapolis.

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64 comments, Last at 14 Sep 2008, 4:15am by Subrata Sircar

08 Sep 2008, 05:53pm by Aaron Schatz

Do Division Games Feature More Upsets?

The first ESPN MNF feature of the season finds that, no, division games don't feature more upsets than other games, even if it sometimes seems that way when Oakland plays Denver or Green Bay plays Minnesota. Also, some small sample size fun with a look at which rivalry most often goes to the better team, and which big NFC East rivalry is actually won the majority of the time by the team with fewer wins overall.

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16 comments, Last at 11 Sep 2008, 7:27pm by El Nino Meon