Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

25 May 2017, 02:47pm by Scott Kacsmar

2016 Passing Plus-Minus

Sam Bradford broke Drew Brees' record for completion percentage, but did he beat Brees to the best passing plus-minus? Also: a down year for the 2004 draft class, and an MVP falls to the bottom of the league.

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14 comments, Last at 8:40pm by dbostedo

23 May 2017, 03:51pm by Vincent Verhei

Adjusted Interceptions 2016

The quarterback class of 2004 had wildly different results when it came to would-be interceptions that were dropped by defenders. Ben Roethlisberger and Eli Manning were very lucky. Philip Rivers? Not so much.

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49 comments, Last at 7:47pm by LionInAZ

22 May 2017, 01:34pm by Guest

Hope For Jared Goff?

After a disastrous rookie campaign, is there hope the Rams quarterback can turn his career around? Guest columnist Damon Gulczynski pores through the FO database in search of other passers who struggled out of the gate before finding success down the line.

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33 comments, Last at 25 May 2017, 12:14pm by ChrisS

18 May 2017, 12:43pm by Bryan Knowles

Four Downs: NFC West

The Seahawks have dominated this division for years despite a subpar offensive line, a weakness that seems to have spread to their rivals in California. Then there's the Cardinals, who will soon face life without Carson Palmer.

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19 comments, Last at 19 May 2017, 11:01am by dryheat

17 May 2017, 12:30pm by Andrew Potter

Four Downs: NFC South

The Saints need a pass-rusher, and the Panthers and Bucs need defensive backs. Meanwhile, in Atlanta, the league's best offense needs ... more offense?

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17 comments, Last at 21 May 2017, 7:15pm by Theo

16 May 2017, 12:13pm by Cian Fahey

Four Downs: NFC North

The Bears need defensive backs, the Lions need pass-rushers, the Vikings need receivers, and the Packers need to decide if they're going to keep playing a wide receiver at running back.

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42 comments, Last at 20 May 2017, 1:00pm by ChrisLong

15 May 2017, 12:02pm by Vincent Verhei

Four Downs: NFC East

There's a common theme among much of this division, with Dallas, Philadelphia, and Washington all needing more help to stop opposing passing attacks. Then there's the Giants, who need to figure out who's going to run the ball this year.

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8 comments, Last at 17 May 2017, 1:48pm by brentjmu

12 May 2017, 01:46pm by Scott Kacsmar

Four Downs: AFC West

The Raiders, Chargers, and Chiefs all need help in the middle of their defense. As for the Broncos, they need help right smack dab in the middle of their offense.

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12 comments, Last at 16 May 2017, 9:20am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin

11 May 2017, 12:31pm by Tom Gower

Four Downs: AFC South

Even after the draft, NFL rosters are left with significant holes. In most divisions, though, the draft tells us what each team's game plan is. The AFC South is not like most divisions.

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27 comments, Last at 14 May 2017, 7:06pm by Theo

09 May 2017, 02:21pm by Rivers McCown

Four Downs: AFC North

While the division champs in Pittsburgh need help in the secondary, contenders in Baltimore and Cincinnati need more talent on offense. The Browns? They need the patience to deal with some growing pains.

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27 comments, Last at 19 May 2017, 11:34am by dryheat