Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

18 Oct 2006, 07:43pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Rotohead Nation

This week, Ian christens a new nation and Bill advocates the creation of a new slush fund while looking back at a wild Week 6. Plus, Catholic Match Girl and Neil Rackers make their triumphant return to the column, a new low for the 2006 Loser League, and a new cartoon from Jason Beattie.

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93 comments, Last at 24 Oct 2006, 3:43pm by Xian

12 Oct 2006, 12:34pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Conspiracy Theory

Are the Colts trying to lose? Can the Bears go 16-0? Will Tatum Bell finally stay the starter in Denver all year? Will running back prices in auction leagues finally drop after this year's "Big Three" meltdown? And how high can the point spreads against Oakland possibly climb? Plus: Andrew Walter has a posse.

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101 comments, Last at 17 Oct 2006, 4:39am by Sid

04 Oct 2006, 05:43pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Line Up

Ian and Bill look at the importance of line play this season, give up on Jamal Lewis, warn everyone not to buy high on Laurence Maroney, and visit a super fun week in the Loser League, all in the latest Scramble. Plus, a new Jason Beattie cartoon.

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125 comments, Last at 08 Oct 2006, 1:07pm by Adam B

28 Sep 2006, 01:01pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Playing the Market

As the fantasy football season begins to settle in, this week's Scramble takes a look at which teams and players are misvalued going into Week 4. Guess whether Ian thinks Greg Jennings is overvalued or undervalued? Plus, Best Bets and Scramble Mailbag.

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103 comments, Last at 04 Oct 2006, 1:36pm by Bobbytheo

20 Sep 2006, 06:22pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Six Mississippi

Which was more of a mirage: the Eagles' loss or the Ravens' win? How wrong can Bill be this week? Has Ian decided whether his Ravens jersey should be home or away? In a world without missed extra points, who were the biggest losers of the week? And on what planet is Detroit giving up 6.5 points? Bill and Ian collide helmets and the ball goes unclaimed in this week's Scramble.

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114 comments, Last at 28 Sep 2006, 12:58pm by Josh

13 Sep 2006, 11:59am by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Today We Will Run (Marginally) Faster

This week's Scramble is all about redemption: Bill about his miserable Week 1 breakout selections, Ian about his Best Bets, the Ravens, Michael Vick, and even Frisman Jackson. In fact, pretty much everyone except Jamie Foxx. And, well, Mike Nugent. But you knew that already.

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126 comments, Last at 17 Sep 2006, 6:22pm by Ralph

06 Sep 2006, 01:01pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Damaged Goods

This week's Scramble features players who can't achieve and should be sent back. Ian goes out on a limb and answers reader mail, while Bill takes a look at the players who might overachieve in Week 1. Plus, Loser League teams and the only Scramble column all season guaranteed to not have any excuses for why the previous week's Best Bets didn't work out!

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39 comments, Last at 12 Sep 2006, 2:41pm by Tom Kelso

30 Aug 2006, 10:40am by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: Sheep League Review

This week's Scramble features Ian's review of The Sheep League auction, with several Football Outsiders writers past and present as team owners. In case that's not enough, well, you can guess which recurring Scramble feature Rod Marinelli makes an appearance in.

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24 Aug 2006, 08:02pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: NFC Over-Unders Part II

The fourth and final Scramble for the Ball Over-Under Review takes a look at those teams expecting to sit pretty in the NFC, the conference where hope springs eternal and the smart money is on the other side of the ocean. Guess which mid-eighties NFC Central quarterback makes an appearance!

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68 comments, Last at 04 Sep 2006, 8:12pm by MES in shoulderpads

17 Aug 2006, 02:11pm by Bill Barnwell & Ian Dembsky

Scramble for the Ball: NFC Over-Unders, Part I

Another edition of Scramble is out, this time featuring the over-unders for the bottom half of the NFC. And for those of you following along at home, that means the bottom quarter of the NFL. Also the usual fantasy Q&A and a new Jason Beattie cartoon.

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60 comments, Last at 25 Aug 2006, 7:12pm by Pat