Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

17 Jul 2015, 12:27pm by Sterling Xie

2014 Run Defense by Number of Backs

While Peyton Manning and the offense got all the headlines, few noticed how good Terrence Knighton and the Denver run defense were last year.

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2 comments, Last at 29 Jul 2015, 12:50am by tuluse

13 Jul 2015, 12:09pm by Sterling Xie

2014 Rushing by Number of Backs

The St. Louis Rams are doing all they can to keep 1970s football alive.

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23 comments, Last at 12 Aug 2015, 5:56am by atworkforu

01 Jul 2015, 01:55pm by Sterling Xie

2014 Pressure Plays: Defenses

No defense generated more pressure last year than Connor Barwin and the Eagles, but did that pressure do them any good?

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14 comments, Last at 21 Jul 2015, 1:07pm by tuluse

24 Jun 2015, 11:26pm by Sterling Xie

2014 Pressure Plays: Quarterbacks

Ben Roethlisberger's ability to perform under a heavy pass rush remains critical to Pittsburgh's offensive success.

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21 comments, Last at 29 Jun 2015, 1:29pm by dank067

23 Jun 2015, 01:47pm by Sterling Xie

2014 Play-Action Defense

We look at pass defense against play-action compared to defense against other passes in 2014. Is a strong pass rush key to a good defense against the play fake?

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16 comments, Last at 28 Jun 2015, 4:07pm by OSS117

19 Jun 2015, 11:41am by Sterling Xie

2014 Play-Action Offense

If you did something better than any other team in the NFL, wouldn't you do that thing as often as you could? Not if you're the San Diego Chargers.

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26 comments, Last at 24 Jun 2015, 7:43pm by Bobman

03 Jun 2015, 01:51pm by Andrew Healy

Worst CB Charting Stats (and More on the Best)

A second look at 2014 pass coverage numbers casts the identity of football's best cornerback in doubt, but also exposes the worst corners in the NFL.

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56 comments, Last at 20 Jun 2015, 6:44pm by LionInAZ

28 May 2015, 02:43pm by Andrew Healy

Best Cornerback Stats 2014

When it comes to No. 1 corners, a familiar name was No. 1 in 2014.

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48 comments, Last at 06 Jun 2015, 4:19pm by chemical burn

15 May 2015, 11:32am by Vincent Verhei

Broken Tackles 2014: Defenses

Our look at broken tackles shows that Lavonte David deserves to play in the Pro Bowl and the Patriots were a perfect matchup for Seattle in the Super Bowl, while the Giants experienced wildly different results on either side of the ball.

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20 comments, Last at 28 Jan 2017, 2:19am by Franz

13 May 2015, 12:38pm by Vincent Verhei

Broken Tackles 2014: Offenses

There's a good chance that somebody reading this right now tried and failed to tackle Marshawn Lynch last year.

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40 comments, Last at 25 May 2015, 5:59pm by Grendel13G