Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

18 Oct 2011, 08:35am by Vincent Verhei

Week 6 Quick Reads

What's the best tactic to use for goal line passing, and why is Philadelphia doing it so wrong? Plus, the best (and worst) passers, runners, and receivers from around the league.

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63 comments, Last at 19 Oct 2011, 2:27am by dbt

11 Oct 2011, 10:31am by Vincent Verhei

Week 5 Quick Reads

A look at the mechanics of DYAR explains why some players rank higher or lower than expected. Top players this week include athird-string quarterback making his second start and a fifth-year running back who has (still) never started in his career.

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108 comments, Last at 02 Feb 2013, 3:12pm by long beach google ranking

04 Oct 2011, 10:10am by Vincent Verhei

Week 4 Quick Reads

Calvin Johnson has eight touchdown catches in four games. Is Randy Moss' record in jeopardy? Plus: The MVP debate is officially underway, Wes Welker goes off the charts, and a lot of quarterbacks put on a lot of stinky games.

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94 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2011, 5:51am by Jerry

27 Sep 2011, 10:12am by Vincent Verhei

Week 3 Quick Reads

Can Frank Gore and Chris Johnson rebound after slow starts? Plus, Wes Welker has an all-time great day, Fred Jackson makes his claim for MVP, and Curtis Painter leaves us speechless.

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125 comments, Last at 30 Sep 2011, 7:40am by bengt

20 Sep 2011, 11:38am by Vincent Verhei

Week 2 Quick Reads

It’s the chicken-or-egg question of football statistics: Do a wide receiver’s numbers tell us how good that receiver is, or do they tell us more about the quality of that receiver’s quarterback?

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145 comments, Last at 23 Sep 2011, 4:14pm by commissionerleaf

13 Sep 2011, 10:02am by Vincent Verhei

Week 1 Quick Reads

How good was Tom Brady? How good was Cam Newton? How good were Rodgers and Brees and Stafford and Freeman? How bad was Roethlisberger? How good is it to have football again?

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88 comments, Last at 15 Sep 2011, 3:21am by Marko

08 Feb 2011, 11:05am by Bill Barnwell

Quick Reads: Super Bowl XLV

Quick Reads wraps up for the season with a closer look at Ben Roethlisberger's playoff record.

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150 comments, Last at 17 Aug 2011, 4:42pm by AT

25 Jan 2011, 03:54am by Bill Barnwell

Quick Reads: Conf. Championships

Sure, James Starks can push the pile, but is he pushing the Packers' rushing offense to new heights?

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90 comments, Last at 26 Jan 2011, 10:41pm by troycapitated polamalizer

18 Jan 2011, 12:54pm by Bill Barnwell

Quick Reads: Divisional Round

Where does Aaron Rodgers's performance rank among the great playoff games in history?

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122 comments, Last at 20 Jan 2011, 3:08pm by armchair journeyman quarterback

11 Jan 2011, 12:44pm by Bill Barnwell

Quick Reads: Wild Card Weekend

Are Aaron Rodgers and LaDainian Tomlinson any more "clutch" because they won this weekend? And which receiver finished last in DYAR without dropping a single target?

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76 comments, Last at 14 Jan 2011, 2:55pm by evenchunkiermonkey