Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

13 Jul 2016, 04:09pm by Guest

Defense and Pass Pressure, 2015

The Broncos once again finish at the top of the charts, but it was their division rivals in San Diego who were most reliant on a strong pass rush last year.

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11 comments, Last at 17 Jul 2016, 10:43am by Noah of Arkadia

11 Jul 2016, 03:00pm by Guest

Quarterbacks and Pressure, 2015

You don't often hear Jay Cutler names as on the of the NFL's top passers, but no quarterback was better under duress in 2015.

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2 comments, Last at 14 Jul 2016, 1:51pm by nosoop4u

08 Jul 2016, 11:26am by Sterling Xie

2015 Play-Action Defense

The Broncos weren't just the best defense in the NFL -- they also may have been the best play-action defense we've ever measured.

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6 comments, Last at 12 Jul 2016, 12:11am by galactic_dev

05 Jul 2016, 01:09pm by Sterling Xie

2015 Play-Action Offense

Tyrod Taylor and the Bills led the way in play-action offense last year, but Jameis Winston and the Bucs were the ones who made some history.

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12 comments, Last at 07 Jul 2016, 8:38am by Jason_PackerBacker

29 Jun 2016, 02:44pm by Guest

Quarterbacks and Salary, 2015

On the heels of Andrew Luck's new megadeal, we look back at 2015 to see which quarterbacks earned their money, and which were overpaid.

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6 comments, Last at 01 Jul 2016, 12:49am by kckolbe

22 Jun 2016, 03:42pm by Scott Kacsmar

2015 YAC+

YAC+ points to the clear dominance of Rob Gronkowski, and suggests that Doug Baldwin and Torrey Smith are underrated. Also: running back inconsistency, and should we even view YAC as a quarterback skill?

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6 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2016, 2:37am by Scott Kacsmar

20 Jun 2016, 01:12pm by Vincent Verhei

Adjusted Interceptions 2015

As it has so often throughout his career, the light of good fortune shined brightly on Carson Palmer in 2015.

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6 comments, Last at 22 Jun 2016, 7:24pm by Vincent Verhei

16 Jun 2016, 01:52pm by Scott Kacsmar

2015 Receiving Plus-Minus

Antonio Brown now has the highest receiving plus-minus season since 2006. We look at the 2015 results, including which receivers hurt their quarterbacks the most with drops. Also: the odd cases of Oakland, Jeremy Langford, and Rob Gronkowski.

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7 comments, Last at 21 Jun 2016, 12:49pm by Raiderjoe

13 Jun 2016, 06:28pm by Scott Kacsmar

2015 Passing Plus-Minus

Passing Plus-Minus is our method of adjusting completions based on where the ball was thrown. We look at the best and worst of the last decade, and who was at their career peak in 2015. We also have adjusted +/- for drops for the first time.

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17 comments, Last at 22 Jun 2016, 7:50pm by Vincent Verhei

03 Jun 2016, 03:33pm by Scott Kacsmar

Defense: Expected Failed Completions and YAC+

Our look at Expected Failed Completions and YAC+ for defenses showcases impressive feats from Denver, Carolina, Gregg Williams, and Seattle. Also: is scheme a weakness for Dick LeBeau and Dom Capers?

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