Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

19 Mar 2018, 03:35pm by Guest

Defense and Rest Time

Do defenses really wear out over the course of a game? Do defenses benefit from long drives that give them more time to rest on the sideline? Guest columnist Ben Baldwin investigates.

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20 comments, Last at 10:30am by ChrisS

15 Mar 2018, 12:26pm by Zach Binney

Weight and Injuries

NFL football is a violent game, and traumatic injuries are unfortunate but unavoidable. But are bigger players more likely to be hurt than their smaller peers?

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15 comments, Last at 7:06am by Zach Binney

12 Mar 2018, 11:50am by Guest

Situational Play-Action Passing in the NFL

What down and distance make the most sense for play-action passes? And does it matter whether the quarterback is under center or in the shotgun? Guest columnist Ben Baldwin explores.

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10 comments, Last at 15 Mar 2018, 1:31pm by ChrisS

02 Mar 2018, 05:54pm by Bryan Knowles

Speed Score 2018

Penn State's Saquon Barkley puts up the fourth-highest Speed Score of all time, and starts scouts a-drooling.

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21 comments, Last at 11 Mar 2018, 4:43pm by CaffeineMan

19 Feb 2018, 12:09pm by Guest

2017 Adjusted Pythagorean Wins

Blake Bortles made his name as the king of garbage time -- so it's ironic that if you take garbage time away, the Jacksonville Jaguars (and divisional rival Houston Texans) come out as two teams most likely to improve in 2018.

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12 comments, Last at 03 Mar 2018, 5:44pm by mattmano

15 Feb 2018, 12:45pm by Scott Kacsmar

Failed Completions 2017

2017 was indeed The Year of the Failed Completion. This is the stat where Joe Flacco stands out, but not in a good way. Also: a most conservative rookie, weird splits for Drew Brees and Aaron Rodgers, and more Jarvis Landry shortcomings.

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19 comments, Last at 27 Feb 2018, 4:19pm by The Ninjalectual

12 Feb 2018, 02:18pm by Guest

Rushing Success and Play-Action Passing

Conventional wisdom says you need a strong running game to get the most out of play-action passing. Guest columnist Ben Baldwin breaks down the numbers to find if that's really true.

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31 comments, Last at 20 Feb 2018, 2:01pm by Pat

08 Feb 2018, 03:18pm by Scott Kacsmar

Postseason QB Stats: 2017 Update

Nick Foles channeled his inner Joe Montana and Jeff Hostetler for one of the best, most improbable playoff runs of the DVOA era. Tom Brady also saw his best postseason not result in a ring, which has been common in his career.

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22 comments, Last at 10 Feb 2018, 10:33pm by Aaron Brooks Good Twin

31 Jan 2018, 10:48pm by Aaron Schatz

Aggressiveness Index 2017

Yes, Doug Pederson went for it on fourth-and-1 more often than any other head coach in the NFL this year. That was partly because he was aggressive, and partly because no head coach had anywhere near as many opportunities.

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22 comments, Last at 21 Feb 2018, 9:12pm by Obat Pembesar Penis

28 Jan 2018, 05:57pm by Zach Binney

What Does 'Injury-Prone' Mean in the NFL?

Once a player misses time due to injury, what are the odds that injury will haunt him in years to come?

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39 comments, Last at 01 Feb 2018, 2:20pm by medelste