Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

22 Sep 2010, 10:09am by Doug Farrar

Cover-2: Simple Lessons

This week, Doug Farrar analyzes the Michael Vick decision from a playbook perspective with help from a good friend, and reviews how Ndamukong Suh is making the big leap to the NFL.

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61 comments, Last at 04 Oct 2010, 4:15am by ThomasL

15 Sep 2010, 11:19am by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: Voices Carry

This week, Cover-3 gets on the phone and talks to key architects of the Texans' new running game, Seattle's multiple fronts, and Chris Johnson's road to 2,500.

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28 comments, Last at 17 Sep 2010, 11:55am by Jimmy

06 Sep 2010, 05:12pm by The Outsiders

FO Basics: Scouting

Doug Farrar and Mike Tanier discuss the right and wrong ways to use game tape: what's visible, what's invisible, and what you can fool yourself into seeing if you aren't careful.

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49 comments, Last at 10 Jan 2011, 1:37pm by Patio Umbrella

02 Sep 2010, 12:05pm by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: Little Giants

This week's Cover-3 uses preseason dress rehearsal week to look at three rookies who are making moves on their teams' depth charts.

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10 comments, Last at 04 Sep 2010, 8:28pm by Sam P

26 Aug 2010, 05:54pm by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: Empty Bandwagons

This week’s Cover-3 goes under the hood with a pass rusher who deserves more attention, a backup quarterback who might be worthy of increased focus, and a coaching strategy that should be buried as quickly as possible.

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32 comments, Last at 28 Aug 2010, 11:56am by Basilicus

20 Aug 2010, 12:38pm by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: Plus Ca Change ...

In the return of Cover-3: Jim Haslett's persistence pays off, Doug Free gets all handsy, and Pat Angerer lives up to his name.

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21 comments, Last at 23 Aug 2010, 10:33am by c_f

01 Feb 2010, 11:45am by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: Super Bowl Edition

In the Cover-3 season finale, Doug Farrar details the best quarter-million Sean Payton ever spent, why the extra "g" in Gregg Williams' name may indeed stand for genius, and how the Saints enhance their protection concepts.

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10 comments, Last at 02 Feb 2010, 11:42pm by mediator12

20 Jan 2010, 11:45am by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: AFC Championship

The Colts come into the AFC Championship showing some brand-new looks and formations. A-gap blitzes? Boot action? As Vince Lombardi once said, "What the hell's going on out there?"

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23 comments, Last at 20 Jan 2010, 9:04pm by John

14 Jan 2010, 08:42am by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: Divisional Playoff Edition

How can two road dogs beat the odds in the AFC's divisional round? Cover-3 points to Baltimore's offensive consistency, Mark Sanchez sticking with the program, and Rex Ryan's creative blitzes as fundamental keys.

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25 comments, Last at 16 Jan 2010, 4:55am by Subrata Sircar

06 Jan 2010, 02:44pm by Doug Farrar

Cover-3: Wild-Card Edition

In this AFC wild-card preview, Doug Farrar zeroes in on three key matchups: Ben Grubbs vs. a stout front seven, Julian Edelman vs. the White Receiver Cliché Festival, and the Cincinnati Bengals vs. the speed option.

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26 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2010, 2:08pm by PatsFan