Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

02 Oct 2006, 11:50am by Bill Barnwell

FO on BSMW: Bye Weeks

The first of two BSMW pieces this week take a look at the issue of early/late bye weeks affecting overall team performance, as brought up by the Dallas Morning News's Matt Mosley.

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18 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2006, 11:08am by Mitch Cumstein

02 Oct 2006, 10:17am by Doug Farrar

Manic Monday: From Green Day to Green Bay

The Ravens and Chargers played to a thrilling (for Baltimore) and confounding (for San Diego) finish in the AFC's top contest. The NFC's #1 matchup was far less compelling, as the Bears thrashed Seattle in every possible fashion and took the conference lead. Jerricho Cotchery and Marques Colston get namechecks, the other receiver in Dallas is discussed, and the true magnitude of “370� is revealed again.

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26 comments, Last at 03 Oct 2006, 10:46pm by Sebastian

29 Sep 2006, 03:59pm by Michael David Smith

Appreciating Al Davis

More than any current NFL owner, Davis is a football man first and a businessman second. Don't let his failures in old age obscure what he did in the past.

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27 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2006, 5:23pm by Daniel

28 Sep 2006, 04:23pm by Mike Tanier

Week 4 Rundown: NFC Title Game Preview

Two teams, both 3-0, sitting on top of easy divisions: one of the teams in this weekend's Chicago-Seattle matchup will be representing the NFC in the Super Bowl. Also this week: Boston sportswriters lose their minds, Baltimore learns about guts and stomps, and Billy Volek is surprisingly flammable.

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33 comments, Last at 30 Sep 2006, 2:08am by Bobman

25 Sep 2006, 08:28pm by Aaron Schatz

2006 Quick Reads: Week 3

Not my best effort, but I'm a bit under the weather.

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56 comments, Last at 29 Sep 2006, 11:12pm by B

25 Sep 2006, 11:20am by Doug Farrar

Manic Monday: Division Rivalries Ruled the Day

Reviewing Cincinnati's revenge, Jacksonville's "almost" game, Minnesota's newfound respect, Steve Smith's insane value, why Ernie Accorsi should have let sleeping dogs lie, and a lot of numbers that (hopefully) hold some meaning.

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24 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2006, 2:59am by Levente, Hungary

22 Sep 2006, 08:18pm by Tim Gerheim

FO on Rotoworld: Week 3

Tim Gerheim's start-and-sit recommendations are back for Week 3, the beginning of bye season. There's also an observation about the historic pace (through two games) of Larry Johnson, and "Jake Delhomme Syndrome."

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4 comments, Last at 23 Sep 2006, 6:56pm by jetsgrumbler

22 Sep 2006, 04:09pm by Michael David Smith

Five Steps to Fixing Instant Replay

Do you like instant replay? Me neither. But it's not going anywhere, so we might as well figure out how to make it work. Here are some suggestions.

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53 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2006, 4:32pm by Jim Crist

21 Sep 2006, 02:48pm by Mike Tanier

Week 3 Rundown: Saints Geaux Home

Here's our look at all the big games in a week filled with big games. This week featuring French and more commentary destined to turn Vikings fans into this year's Falcons fans.

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130 comments, Last at 25 Sep 2006, 6:21pm by DavidH

21 Sep 2006, 02:02pm by Bill Barnwell

FO on BSMW: Itty Bitty RB Committee

This week's column, named after my favorite fantasy football team name of all time, takes a look at how teams employing a running back committee perform as opposed to similarly-skilled teams who use a single back.

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43 comments, Last at 23 Sep 2006, 10:50am by Bill Barnwell