Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

19 Dec 2007, 03:38pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: Hold It Now, Down It

Scramble can't do the Jerry Lewis, but it can apparently predict whether Brian Westbrook can stop at the one. Bill Barnwell revisits a column from last season and gives credit to the Loser League performance of the year, while Jason Beattie tries to solve the problem of Tony Romo's love life.

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53 comments, Last at 21 Dec 2007, 1:55pm by BucsD

12 Dec 2007, 04:48pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: The House That Votes Built

Remember Roell Preston? John Henry Mills? Alex Bannister? Bill examines these and other perhaps not-so-great Pro Bowlers of the DVOA era in this week's Scramble, while our cartoon tries to help the last decent human being left on the Atlanta Falcons.

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34 comments, Last at 17 Dec 2007, 8:23am by cian

05 Dec 2007, 04:35pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: You're a Legend, Horace

Bill takes a look at the most legendary fantasy performances in playoff history for this week's Scramble, likely bringing up this year's only Horace Copeland reference on FO. Meanwhile, Jason Beattie explores the sad life of Dolphins players and fans.

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44 comments, Last at 09 Dec 2007, 9:56am by mush

28 Nov 2007, 06:27pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: Sloppy Seconds

This week, Bill Barnwell asks if we can learn anything from a game where punts don't even bounce on the turf, while Jason Beattie reviews other games played on in adverse conditions. Plus Best Bets, Loser League, and Keep Choppin' Cactus.

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27 comments, Last at 02 Dec 2007, 1:57pm by Sid

21 Nov 2007, 06:27pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: B.S. Games

Bill takes a look at the best fantasy performances that did the least to help their team's actual performance in this week's Scramble. If you had ten carries and four yards rushing but scored three times, you're in. Plus, a "Dumb and Dumber" reference and classic Jason Beattie comic!

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23 comments, Last at 24 Nov 2007, 9:23pm by Truman

14 Nov 2007, 04:29pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: Here Comes The Grant Plow

It's Ryan Grant week at Football Outsiders! How unexpected was Grant's 119-yard performance, and what have been the best performances against similarly-crushing run defenses? Plus, a clutch hero shows up all over the wrong part of the column and Jason Beattie's cartoon knows the future for the 49ers offense.

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18 comments, Last at 17 Nov 2007, 2:30am by louis

07 Nov 2007, 06:07pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: Electric Boogaloser

Bill announces the first-half Loser League champion and details the potential miasma of suck in Jacksonville and New York as part of the Loser League second-half preview. A certain walrus nearly chops his bucket, and Jason Beattie's blackmailer gets revealed, all in this week's Scramble!

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16 comments, Last at 09 Nov 2007, 2:34pm by Dash

31 Oct 2007, 06:26pm by Bill Barnwell

The Fourth-and-a-Half Quasi-Super Bowl Prop Bet Extravaganza!

Scramble for the Ball returns with some imaginary prop bets for the big game this week. Peyton Manning vs. Kevin Durant! Tom Brady vs. the League! The Patriots vs. Charlie Brown!

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37 comments, Last at 05 Nov 2007, 2:25pm by Herm?

24 Oct 2007, 07:02pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: Buy Low, Sell High

Bill Barnwell identifies fantasy football trading opportunities and both overvalued and undervalued players; a Pro Football Hall of Famer shows up in the Loser League section; Ken Whisenhunt chops Anquan Boldin's wood; and Jason Beattie dreams about World Series tickets in this week's comic.

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41 comments, Last at 28 Oct 2007, 11:16am by Fargo

17 Oct 2007, 03:50pm by Bill Barnwell

Scramble for the Ball: Fair Trade

Bill takes a look at the ten most successful in-season swaps in NFL history. If you even remember the man who shows up twice, let alone name him, you have our utmost respect. Plus: the Packers' likely draft strategy, an unlikely KCW winner, and Jason Beattie's very old new cartoon.

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29 comments, Last at 18 Oct 2007, 1:10pm by Andrew