Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

11 Oct 2017, 11:00am by Bryan Knowles

Scramble for the Ball: Quarterback Driven

Is the next great wave of quarterbacks on the way, or will they all be converted to other positions by the time they reach the NFL? And would Tom Brady make a good center, or what?

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11 comments, Last at 13 Oct 2017, 3:49pm by Bright Blue Shorts

11 Aug 2017, 12:52pm by Bryan Knowles

Buffalo Trades Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby

Who says player-for-player trades never happen in the NFL? Buffalo shook up Friday afternoon by making a couple deals to revamp their receiving corps and secondary.

First, they dealt WR Sammy Watkins and a 2018 sixth-round pick to the LA Rams for CB E.J. Gaines and a 2018 second-round pick.

Then, with a new surplus at corner and a deficit at receiver, they traded CB Ronald Darby to Philadelphia for WR Jordan Matthews and a 2018 third-round pick.

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37 comments, Last at 19 Aug 2017, 11:40pm by The Ninjalectual

14 Jul 2017, 06:25pm by Bryan Knowles

2016 Play-Action Defense

Can your defense sniff out a play-action fake? If you live in Texas, you're in luck! If you're in a Great Lakes state, on the other hand...

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4 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2017, 1:46pm by wiilaim11

12 Jul 2017, 04:01pm by Bryan Knowles

2016 Play-Action Offense

We take a look at play-action passing from 2016, as numbers return to a state of normalcy after the great Zone-Read Revolution.

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9 comments, Last at 29 Aug 2017, 5:20pm by msabercr

27 Jun 2017, 01:08pm by Bryan Knowles

2016 Offensive Personnel Analysis

In which we ask the question: if you're not using 11 personnel, are you really playing modern football?

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33 comments, Last at 03 Jul 2017, 8:15am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin

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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20 comments, Last at 05 Jun 2017, 7:37am by evilgenius

27 Mar 2017, 01:20pm by Bryan Knowles

2017 Free Agency Cost-Benefit Analysis

It's a year of huge cornerback contracts, with A.J. Bouye and Stephon Gilmore breaking the bank. But will these big-money contracts, and the big-time gambles associated with them, pay off?

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37 comments, Last at 15 Apr 2017, 8:32pm by kckolbe

05 Mar 2017, 11:48am by Bryan Knowles

Speed Score 2017

Leonard Fournette, Dalvin Cook, and Christian McCaffrey run near-identical times, but Speed Score weighs in on which 40-yard dash was most impressive.

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20 comments, Last at 15 Mar 2017, 4:24pm by Tomlin_Is_Infallible

26 Feb 2017, 08:30pm by Bryan Knowles

Four Downs: NFC North

The Vikings and Lions need linemen, the Packers ponder secondary concerns, and the Bears look to finally move on from Jay Cutler.

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21 comments, Last at 03 Mar 2017, 3:42pm by surlycooper

29 Jan 2017, 09:45pm by Bryan Knowles

Colts Hire Chris Ballard as GM; 49ers Pick John Lynch

John Lynch and Chris Ballard are your new NFL General Managers. (Click to read more.)

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36 comments, Last at 02 Feb 2017, 2:28pm by Steve in WI