Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

31 May 2013, 11:20am by Aaron Schatz

Clean Up on Aisle 2012

Not all tackles are created equal. Which defenders this year did the most to stop receivers after the catch -- especially when they weren't actually covering that receiver themselves?

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7 comments, Last at 22 Jun 2013, 6:24pm by jefeweiss

28 May 2013, 02:41pm by Aaron Schatz

Special Teams Tackles 2012

Lorenzo Alexander, Matthew Slater, and the other top special-teams playmakers of 2012.

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8 comments, Last at 28 Oct 2013, 1:16am by sahawilliam

20 May 2013, 10:30am by Aaron Schatz

Aggressiveness Index Revisited

Who stole Bill Belichick's cojones in 2012, and are they the same people who stole Mike Smith's cojones? Here are Aggressiveness Index numbers for all head coaches in 2012 plus an added bonus: updated career AI numbers for the top 84 head coaches going back to 1991.

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50 comments, Last at 09 Jul 2015, 5:20am by ngineer

09 May 2013, 02:07pm by Aaron Schatz

Broken Tackles 2012: Defense

Leading our tally of broken tackles by defenders in 2012: Michael Griffin, Ed Reed, and lots and lots of Philadelphia Eagles.

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30 comments, Last at 10 Jun 2015, 2:46am by katejohn

29 Apr 2013, 02:24pm by Aaron Schatz

Broken Tackles 2012: Offense

LeSean McCoy and Adrian Peterson top our list of broken tackles by offensive players in 2012. It was also a good year for rookies, and not a very good year for Beanie Wells.

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40 comments, Last at 17 May 2013, 8:31pm by Richardfg7

25 Apr 2013, 02:08pm by Danny Tuccitto

Historical Draft Efficiency: Best and Worst Picks

Tom Brady woke up sucking on a lemon. He's one of the best draft picks in NFL history, but not No. 1. Everything in its right place.

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50 comments, Last at 18 Sep 2013, 3:00am by 100% accurate psychic readings

19 Apr 2013, 12:37pm by Guest

A Closer Look at Touchdowns in the Red Zone

What is an optimal play selection inside the 5-yard line? Should running backs fall down at the 12 rather than gaining a first-and-goal from the 10?

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29 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2013, 5:37pm by Kevin Skogg

16 Apr 2013, 12:10pm by Danny Tuccitto

Historical Draft Efficiency: College Rankings

Which colleges have produced the most relative value in the draft? Start with Miami, LSU, Pitt, and a surprisingly productive SWAC school.

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57 comments, Last at 27 Apr 2013, 7:23pm by Ryan Quincy

15 Apr 2013, 11:45am by Guest

SackSEER 2013

Our edge-rusher projection system finds this to be a deep and athletic class of pass-rushing prospects, headlined by Barkevious Mingo and Ezekiel Ansah.

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42 comments, Last at 02 May 2013, 10:49pm by Intropy

11 Apr 2013, 11:39am by Danny Tuccitto

Historical Draft Efficiency: Best and Worst Drafts

Ranking 1,094 draft classes is hard, especially when your three metrics say different things. Luckily, they do agree on the four best and the single worst. Pictured: A modern-day metaphor for what happened to one of the best.

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86 comments, Last at 01 May 2013, 8:10am by dmstorm22