Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

09 Jul 2012, 10:35am by Rivers McCown

2011 Formation Analysis: Number of RBs Part II

How big of an impact do linebackers have in the use of multiple-back sets against their team?

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6 comments, Last at 16 Jul 2012, 12:26pm by chemical burn

24 Jun 2012, 08:08pm by Rivers McCown

2011 Formation Analysis: Number of RBs Part I

Vonta Leach giveth, Vonta Leach taketh away. Plus, the Lions are the new single-back crown holders.

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31 comments, Last at 09 Jul 2012, 10:47pm by LionInAZ

18 Jun 2012, 11:37am by Rivers McCown

2011 Play-Action, Defense

Seattle and Houston draw accolades for their work against the play-action pass while Carolina's "work" against it helps explain their horrendous defense last year.

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18 comments, Last at 21 Jun 2012, 10:30pm by LionInAZ

12 Jun 2012, 03:59am by Rivers McCown

2011 Play-Action, Offense

We dive again into the world of game charting statistics, this time looking at play-action. Who ran it the most often? Who ran it the most effectively?

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46 comments, Last at 05 Jul 2012, 5:24pm by jimbohead

23 May 2012, 11:16am by Aaron Schatz

2011 Defeats

Who had the most Defeats in 2012? Well, nearly setting the all-time sack record puts you in a pretty good position to claim that crown.

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34 comments, Last at 30 May 2012, 11:50pm by erniecohen

21 May 2012, 12:11pm by Aaron Schatz

2011 Special Teams Tackles

A look at Heath Farwell, Akeem Dent, and the other top special teams playmakers of 2011.

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32 comments, Last at 26 May 2012, 6:46pm by LionInAZ

18 May 2012, 11:38am by Danny Tuccitto

2011 Adjusted Games Lost for Team Units

While the rest of the league was competing for a Lombardi trophy, the Rams and Panthers were busy trying to break AGL records at every position. They almost succeeded.

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37 comments, Last at 30 May 2012, 12:44am by MJK

16 May 2012, 05:14pm by Aaron Schatz

FOA 2012 Preview: Strategic Tendencies Tables

The New York Giants are our example for what the new Strategic Tendencies tables will look like in Football Outsiders Almanac 2012, including information on performance by personnel on offense and defense. (Click to read more.)

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16 comments, Last at 17 May 2012, 6:29pm by John Courage

11 May 2012, 12:44pm by Danny Tuccitto

2011 Adjusted Games Lost

A neck injury in Indianapolis got most of the headlines, but plenty of other NFL teams were affected by poor health in 2011. Which overcame it, and which didn't?

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85 comments, Last at 15 Jun 2012, 3:45pm by BarbaraB

20 Apr 2012, 12:01pm by Aaron Schatz

Broken Tackles 2011 Part II

The second half of our look at broken tackles analyzes the defensive side of the ball, with big problems in Philadelphia and Tampa Bay.

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34 comments, Last at 28 Apr 2012, 6:57pm by LionInAZ