Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

17 Mar 2016, 04:21pm by Guest

Tight Ends and the Combine

This guest column by Phil Watkins looks for which combine drills have best predicted success for tight ends in the NFL, and comes away very unimpressed by the 2016 class.

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12 comments, Last at 23 Mar 2016, 6:02pm by TheSportistician

16 Mar 2016, 04:46pm by Andrew Healy

2016 Free Agency Cost-Benefit Analysis

The Jaguars and Giants took huge gambles in signing Malik Jackson and Olivier Vernon to big-money contracts -- and gambles don't always pay off.

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23 comments, Last at 21 Mar 2016, 7:16pm by Andrew Healy

03 Mar 2016, 04:08pm by Scott Kacsmar

2015 Adjusted Games Lost: By Unit

Part II of our AGL study breaks down the injuries by unit. One team had the most injured WR corps in our database since 2002.

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5 comments, Last at 09 Mar 2016, 7:51pm by AtTheBreach

01 Mar 2016, 12:33pm by Scott Kacsmar

2015 Adjusted Games Lost

The Giants limp their way into an AGL dynasty for health futility. Also: the bad timing of the Bengals, the odd case of players who are "out" but play anyway, and Jay Gruden's questionable semantics.

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25 comments, Last at 23 May 2016, 11:43pm by shareit for pc

23 Feb 2016, 01:57pm by Scott Kacsmar

Matthew Stafford's Obscure Record

If Matthew Stafford sets a record and no one notices it, does it matter? We look at how he set an obscure benchmark for completion percentage in 2015.

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16 comments, Last at 06 Mar 2016, 7:38pm by LionInAZ

18 Feb 2016, 11:51am by Scott Kacsmar

Failed Completions 2015

The 2015 review of failed completions looks good for the top two MVP candidates. We also bring ALEX into the data for the first time.

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4 comments, Last at 23 Feb 2016, 2:56am by Scott Kacsmar

12 Feb 2016, 04:14pm by Scott Kacsmar

Quarterback Postseason Drive Stats

This year's update to the playoff drive stats show that the football gods may have been on Peyton Manning's side this time. Also: Cam Newton and Alex Smith enter the mix, and why we should be comparing Andrew Luck to Dan Marino.

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43 comments, Last at 17 Feb 2016, 9:26pm by Richie

04 Feb 2016, 05:11pm by Scott Kacsmar

Solving the Peyton Playoff Puzzle: Part II

A look at the frailty of win-loss records in the playoffs, where a quarterback's legacy can swing on one play where he wasn't even involved. Includes a look at Ben Roethlisberger, Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Russell Wilson.

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84 comments, Last at 24 May 2016, 7:53pm by NFLFan93

03 Feb 2016, 04:58pm by Scott Kacsmar

Solving the Peyton Playoff Puzzle: Part I

Peyton Manning has gone most of his career without a winning playoff record. In part I of II, we piece together how unparalleled consistency and bad luck have clouded one of the best playoff careers in NFL history.

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91 comments, Last at 08 Feb 2016, 1:30pm by bird jam

18 Dec 2015, 01:38pm by Scott Kacsmar

Catch Radius: DeAndre Hopkins

Is DeAndre Hopkins having an All-Pro season or feasting on the volume he's afforded on a bad Houston offense? A study of his catch radius reveals some interesting truths about his game, and the way highlights can make us biased.

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7 comments, Last at 21 Dec 2015, 10:40am by meblackstone