Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

11 Sep 2012, 09:13am by Vincent Verhei

Week 1 Quick Reads

Does the New York Jets' scoring explosion prove that they've turned things around, or was it a one-time fluke? Plus, the best and worst passers, runners, and receivers of Week 1

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160 comments, Last at 14 Sep 2012, 12:20pm by Mr Shush

07 Feb 2012, 05:39am by Vincent Verhei

Super Bowl XLVI Quick Reads

Eli Manning and Tom Brady were nearly equal in value in the Super Bowl. One of them had to lose. What effect will that have on their legacies? Plus, the best players of Super Bowl XLVI and the game's DVOA ratings.

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311 comments, Last at 11 Feb 2012, 6:05pm by Intropy

24 Jan 2012, 06:33am by Vincent Verhei

Conf. Championship Quick Reads

With Tom Brady and Eli Manning set to square off in the Super Bowl (again), we measure their status among playoff quarterbacks in recent history.

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162 comments, Last at 29 Jan 2012, 3:26am by greybeard

17 Jan 2012, 12:09pm by Vincent Verhei

Divisional Round Quick Reads

In one of the best weeks for tight ends ever, Rob Gronkowski put up the best game of any tight end this year. Is there a a blueprint out there for slowing down the Patriots tight ends?

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112 comments, Last at 22 Jan 2012, 2:10am by JonFrum

10 Jan 2012, 09:11am by Vincent Verhei

Wild Card Quick Reads

Drew Brees' game against the Detroit Lions was one of the best of the DVOA era. We put his last two months into perspective, and look at how he matches up against the 49ers' defense.

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60 comments, Last at 12 Jan 2012, 5:12pm by LionInAZ

05 Jan 2012, 09:39am by Vincent Verhei

Quick Reads: 2011 in Review

A look at the best quarterbacks (phenomenal!), wide receivers (superb!), tight ends (amazing!), and running backs (meh) of the 2011 season.

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50 comments, Last at 10 Jan 2012, 2:13am by Arson55

03 Jan 2012, 11:04am by Vincent Verhei

Week 17 Quick Reads

What can we learn about Matt Flynn from one (outstanding) game? Plus, thoughts on the best and worst players from Week 17, including the best game for a wide receiver all season.

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130 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2012, 6:32pm by Will Allen

27 Dec 2011, 07:18am by Vincent Verhei

Week 16 Quick Reads

Which two players do you have to combine to get one Cam Newton? (Hint: They're very, very good.) Plus, an update on the MVP race, and a look at a lot of streaky games.

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91 comments, Last at 30 Dec 2011, 10:48am by Arkaein

20 Dec 2011, 10:30am by Vincent Verhei

Week 15 Quick Reads

A look at where Matthew Stafford ranks among the league's elite. Plus: The best passing game of 2011, followed by a series of awful performances that leave FO feeling philosophical.

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224 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2011, 9:17pm by nat

13 Dec 2011, 08:18am by Vincent Verhei

Week 14 Quick Reads

As good as Rob Gronkowski is, do the Patriots need a deep threat to win in the playoffs? Plus the league's best passer and best runner have their worst games of the year, one of which is still pretty good.

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107 comments, Last at 16 Dec 2011, 9:11am by Julio