Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

21 Oct 2006, 01:27pm by Aaron Schatz

Game Previews: PIT-ATL, WAS-IND

In the 2006 NFL preseason, only two teams were winless: Pittsburgh and Washington. Those struggles have continued into the regular season, and each team has just two wins. Lose on the road this Sunday, and it may be too late to turn things around for a playoff run. Find out which team has a better shot at win number three.

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27 comments, Last at 23 Oct 2006, 11:49am by Tim

14 Oct 2006, 04:35pm by Aaron Schatz

Game Previews: PHI-NO, SEA-STL

Chicago, Chicago, Chicago. Doesn't this website ever talk about anyone else? Well, the NFC has five teams with just a single loss, and four of them face each other on Sunday. Two longtime contenders take on two surprise teams -- and two significant home-field advantages.

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39 comments, Last at 16 Oct 2006, 8:57am by someone

07 Oct 2006, 09:43pm by Aaron Schatz

Game Previews: DAL-PHI, PIT-SD

In this week's game previews: the actual game hidden behind the T.O. hype, and Pittsburgh vs. San Diego in a rematch of one of the best games of 2005.

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43 comments, Last at 09 Oct 2006, 9:47pm by Justin Zeth

30 Sep 2006, 05:00pm by Aaron Schatz

Game Previews: SD-BAL, CHI-SEA

The two biggest games of NFL Week 4 each match up two of the seven remaining unbeaten teams. They will be played on the first day of October, but these games may have major implications for playoff seeding in January.

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23 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2006, 10:13pm by The Mulgrew

23 Sep 2006, 11:18pm by Aaron Schatz

Game Previews: CHI-MIN, IND-JAC

With so many marquee NFL games this week, the league may need to buy a bigger marquee. Two of the biggest feature undefeated division rivals: one a defending division champion, the other a 2005 second-place team trying to unseat them.

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30 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2006, 10:33pm by ackpfft

09 Sep 2006, 10:09pm by admin

Game Previews: CIN-KC, IND-NYG

Cincinnati and Kansas City battle to figure out who has the biggest Johnson, while Indianapolis faces the Giants in a game featuring 88 players not named "Manning." Join us as weekly game previews from the New York Sun return for 2006.

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36 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2006, 6:12pm by Rashied Rushing

03 Feb 2006, 01:54am by Aaron Schatz

Super Bowl XL Preview

The Seahawks have the league's most balanced offensive attack. The Steelers have demolished three top offenses in three straight games with a swarming, tenacious defense. Which of these standout units can overcome the other to win Super Bowl XL? Actually, the answer is probably "neither." The biggest variable in this game is Pittsburgh's turnaround converting third downs vs. the Seattle secondary. Our DVOA-packed preview of Super Bowl XL is available on FOXSports.com, along with Mike Tanier's Super Bowl XL Rundown and Michael David Smith's look at key matchups. This thread is for discussion of all three.

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208 comments, Last at 08 Feb 2006, 12:11pm by JMM

20 Jan 2006, 10:09pm by Aaron Schatz

2006 Championship Previews

The NFL's final four features a quartet of strong teams, and each has at least a one in five chance of winning the Super Bowl. It's the slight gradations in that last one chance in five that determine who should be favored in this weekend's contests. You'll find all the DVOA analysis you know and love over on FOXSports.com, previewing both Pittsburgh at Denver and Carolina at Seattle. Discussion is here, along with extra analysis of Denver's run defense and the 2003 Panthers vs. the 2005 Panthers.

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26 comments, Last at 22 Jan 2006, 4:05pm by charles

13 Jan 2006, 07:31pm by Aaron Schatz

AFC Second Round Preview

Blah blah blah respect blah blah terrible towel blah blah blah Ed McCaffrey Spicy Mustard blah blah blah no huddle offense blah blah. Blah blah our numbers and tape analysis by Michael David Smith, Aaron Schatz previews the second round of the AFC blah blah.

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127 comments, Last at 21 Jan 2006, 1:58am by thad

13 Jan 2006, 01:54pm by Aaron Schatz

NFC Second Round Preview

Saturday, Washington hopes to continue its hot streak against the Seahawks, but can the Redskins keep enough of their players out of the trainer's room? Sunday, Chicago and Carolina meet up in the first NFL playoff game in history where the over-under is an imaginary number. With the help of our numbers and tape analysis by Michael David Smith, Aaron Schatz previews the second round of the NFC playoffs. And sorry about the server issues. It's like an old television, if you kick it a couple times it will turn on again for a while.

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65 comments, Last at 16 Jan 2006, 10:20am by posy