Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

13 Dec 2014, 12:42pm by Matt Waldman

Futures: Auburn WR D'haquille Williams

Williams' game inspires a narrative of wishful thinking that college receivers will take the NFL by storm as rookies from here on out.

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1 comment, Last at 02 Jan 2015, 10:56pm by avelin

07 Dec 2014, 12:59pm by Matt Waldman

Futures: FSU QB Jameis Winston

Matt Waldman breaks down the tape on the 2013 Heisman Trophy winner, who demonstrates mobility, accuracy, and anticipation of how the defense will respond.

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6 comments, Last at 02 Jan 2015, 10:58pm by avelin

22 Nov 2014, 11:01am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Six Memorable Lessons About Talent Evaluation

This week’s Futures makes a visit to the past. Matt Waldman lists the 10 most influential prospects in his development as a talent evaluator.

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6 comments, Last at 02 Jan 2015, 11:07pm by avelin

15 Nov 2014, 11:20am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Oklahoma WR Dorial Green-Beckham

When it comes to this massive talent, we're going to make it too complicated and the NFL will be too simplistic. Find out why.

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5 comments, Last at 29 Jan 2015, 11:05pm by Misfit74

01 Nov 2014, 01:28pm by Matt Waldman

Futures: Florida State TE Nick O'Leary

Need a player who will do the dirty work to keep your quarterback looking and playing clean? O'Leary is your man.

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1 comment, Last at 30 Nov 2014, 3:17am by avelin

25 Oct 2014, 12:48pm by Matt Waldman

Futures: Kansas State WR Tyler Lockett

The Wildcats receiver isn't the best athlete you'll ever see, but Matt Waldman says he could be an effective pro with small improvements in his technique.

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2 comments, Last at 02 Jan 2015, 11:05pm by avelin

19 Oct 2014, 01:03am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Texas RB Malcolm Brown

DeMarco Murray is the toast of the NFL, but injury and team issues clouded some observers' view of his talent. Texas RB Malcolm Brown might have the same problem this winter. 

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2 comments, Last at 02 Jan 2015, 10:54pm by avelin

11 Oct 2014, 09:06am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Rutgers TE Tyler Kroft

There's a growing diversity of players that are labeled tight ends in the NFL. Rutgers' Tyler Kroft flashes upside to become more than a receiving specialist, but there's no guarantee he'll fulfill this potential.

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2 comments, Last at 02 Jan 2015, 10:52pm by avelin

04 Oct 2014, 10:55am by Matt Waldman

Futures: Washington LB/DB/RB Shaq Thompson

Thought Myles Jack was a rarity? Thompson has starred at three positions and he's a special teams ace. But does he have a position in the NFL?

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9 comments, Last at 07 Jan 2015, 3:02pm by Matt Waldman

27 Sep 2014, 11:30am by Matt Waldman

Futures: UCLA LB-RB Myles Jack

If players who play multiple positions are the four-leaf clovers of football, then two-way players are the even rarer five-leaf variety. Myles Jack, a star at linebacker and running back, is college football's six-leaf clover.

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2 comments, Last at 02 Jan 2015, 11:06pm by avelin