Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

07 Jun 2012, 04:45pm by Rivers McCown

What Minicamps Don't Tell You

Doug Farrar added former Jaguars and Texans defensive tackle Seth Payne to the Shutdown Corner staff. In Payne's debut column, he talks a little about the nuances of minicamp. What is overhyped, and what is overlooked?

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7 comments, Last at 17 Jun 2012, 11:29am by Noah Arkadia

07 Jun 2012, 04:20pm by Rivers McCown

Chad Ochocinco Joins Dolphins

After watching Chad Ochocinco barely be a part of the gameplan down the stretch last season, the Patriots have reportedly decided to cut ties with the receiver today. Now 34, his possible landing spots include the Allen Wranglers and OCNN.

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21 comments, Last at 14 Jun 2012, 9:42am by RichC

05 Jun 2012, 05:33pm by Rivers McCown

NFL Locks Out Referees

Could this be the start of a terrifying new planet where all officiating is done with electronics?

OK, probably not. Still, it's more than a little surprising to see the NFL playing hardball with the referees. It's not like their chunk of the pie is that big to begin with.

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46 comments, Last at 11 Jun 2012, 5:43pm by Dean

05 Jun 2012, 05:08pm by Rivers McCown

The Month In Quotes: May 2012

In this month's best quotes, we find out all about windows in Dallas, learn about the ethos that Brady Hoke brings, and deal with other OTA minutiae.

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33 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2012, 3:22am by Harris7

01 Jun 2012, 11:16am by Rivers McCown

Four Downs: NFC West

How will offseason improvements stick in Seattle and St. Louis? Will the Cardinals ever draft a left tackle? Do the 49ers have enough defensive depth?

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33 comments, Last at 05 Jun 2012, 11:33pm by BigCheese

29 May 2012, 04:42pm by Rivers McCown

Hard Knocks to Feature Dolphins

After being turned down by practically every other NFL team, HBO's Hard Knocks has decided to focus on the Dolphins this season.

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77 comments, Last at 05 Jun 2012, 4:22pm by tuluse

23 May 2012, 03:39pm by Rivers McCown

NFLPA Files Collusion Claim Against NFL

According to court papers filed in Minneapolis today, the NFLPA is alleging that a secret $123 million salary cap was enforced during the 2010 season.

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95 comments, Last at 01 Jun 2012, 10:36pm by Mr Shush

21 May 2012, 06:02pm by Rivers McCown

Dallas Clark Signs with Bucs; Winslow Traded to Seahawks

According to multiple reports, the Buccaneers have reached an agreement with former Colts tight end Dallas Clark and will look to jettison Kellen Winslow.

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12 comments, Last at 24 May 2012, 1:54pm by bigfoot

21 May 2012, 05:52am by Rivers McCown

MMQB: Shady Gets Paid

This week in MMQB, Peter King tackles the LeSean McCoy extension, Drew Brees' contract talks with the Saints, and the career of Rod Smith.

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137 comments, Last at 25 May 2012, 4:53pm by Karl Mal0wned!

18 May 2012, 05:22pm by Rivers McCown

SEC and Big 12 Create New Bowl

Starting in 2014, the Big 12 and SEC will pit their champions (barring a title game/playoff bid) against each other in a New Year's Day bowl game that hasn't yet acquired a sponsor. Tradition! Pageantry! So on!

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13 comments, Last at 01 Jun 2012, 11:48am by Lance