Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

04 Feb 2010, 11:12pm by Aaron Schatz

Super Bowl XLIV Preview

Perhaps the closest Super Bowl pairing since we started FO, Colts vs. Saints will be decided by numerous intricate situational matchups plus the arbitrary swings of serendipity. All our usual stats and film analysis is here.

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70 comments, Last at 13 Feb 2010, 11:39pm by M Styborski

22 Jan 2010, 03:54pm by Aaron Schatz

NFC Conference Championship Preview

If the Saints want to make their first Super Bowl, they'll need to protect Drew Brees against a powerful pass rush and hide their weakness against the run. One of those things is more likely than the other.

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59 comments, Last at 24 Jan 2010, 12:56pm by TheChadHenneMeme

22 Jan 2010, 10:45am by Bill Barnwell

AFC Conference Championship Preview

Our AFC preview analyzes Revis-Wayne I, whether Rex Ryan can get any pressure on Peyton Manning, and how Brian Schottenheimer might get Mark Sanchez killed.

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58 comments, Last at 24 Jan 2010, 2:37pm by Dan

15 Jan 2010, 05:43pm by Aaron Schatz

NFC Divisional Round Preview

Brett Favre and Kurt Warner get a chance to add to their historic legacies. Tony Romo and Drew Brees are trying to build theirs. Yet the most important players this weekend could be Beanie Wells and Visanthe Shiancoe.

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64 comments, Last at 18 Jan 2010, 9:42am by ChaosOnion

15 Jan 2010, 12:25pm by Bill Barnwell

AFC Divisional Round Preview

How can Vincent Jackson get off of Revis Island? Who's ready to join Roc Alexander on the Wall of Shame? And what was the worst pass of Joe Flacco's professional career? The answers await in our AFC playoff preview.

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37 comments, Last at 17 Jan 2010, 4:49pm by Yapper

08 Jan 2010, 09:26pm by Aaron Schatz

2009 NFC Wild Card Preview

In the NFC wild card games, the Eagles and Cardinals try to avoid a repeat of Week 17. At least the Cardinals know their gun has most of its bullets this time. Plus: A bonus download sample of FO game charting from both Dallas-Philly games.

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38 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2010, 1:59am by t.d.

08 Jan 2010, 04:01pm by Bill Barnwell

2009 AFC Wild Card Preview

Our breakdown of the AFC Wild Card matchups reveals the Jets' secret to success on offense against the Bengals and explains how the Pats losing Wes Welker could unlock the Ravens' defense.

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32 comments, Last at 11 Jan 2010, 11:22am by Eddo

30 Jan 2009, 12:09am by Aaron Schatz

Super Bowl XLIII Preview

Football Outsiders presents Vivaldi's "Four Seasons," as performed by the Arizona Cardinals Symphony Orchestra (Kenneth Whisenhunt, conductor). Also use this thread for discussion during and after the game.

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267 comments, Last at 02 Feb 2009, 3:26pm by Whatev

16 Jan 2009, 02:24pm by Aaron Schatz

2009 NFC Championship Preview

We know that based on their season-long play, Philadelphia was a superior team to Arizona. But what if Arizona's games from Week 13-16 never happened?

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160 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2009, 11:54am by Spielman

16 Jan 2009, 12:02pm by Bill Barnwell

2009 AFC Championship Preview

What rivalry from the past is similar to Baltimore-Pittsburgh? How did the Ravens shut down James Harrison in Week 15? And what weakness in the Baltimore D has Pittsburgh failed to exploit?

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165 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2009, 4:03pm by Love is like a bottle of gin