Category: Running Back

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Film Room: #OhioState RB Trey Sermon’s Advanced Movement Skills

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Film Room: #OhioState RB Trey Sermon’s Advanced Movement Skills

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Film Room examines the advanced movement skills of Ohio State running back Trey Sermon, one of the top running back prospects in the 2021 NFL Draft. Trey Sermon moves like an NFL starting running back. Correction, Sermon moves like a top-shelf NFL running back. This strong, quick, and versatile Oklahoma transfer has […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Sample Scouting Report on Kansas City Chiefs RB Darrel Williams

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Sample Scouting Report on Kansas City Chiefs RB Darrel Williams

    Matt Waldman’s Rookie Scouting Portfolio shares a sample pre-draft scouting report of Kansas City Chiefs running back Darrel Williams, a prospect Matt considered a better contributor for his team than your fantasy team but still worth knowing about when injuries pile up.  19. Darrel Williams, LSU (6-0, 225) Depth of Talent Score: 74.4 = Reserve: […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room: #UNC RB Javonte Williams’ Integrated Technique

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room: #UNC RB Javonte Williams’ Integrated Technique

    Matt Waldman’s Rookie Scouting Portfolio Boiler Room examines the integrated skills of North Carolina running back Javonte Williams’ contact balance, pad level, and footwork.  I covet running backs who can put it all together on the field. Many of you probably imagine this different from what I mean. You may imagine me watching the tape […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Cast Quick Game with Mark Schofield Week 18

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Cast Quick Game with Mark Schofield Week 18

    Mark Schofield and Matt Waldman reconvene for another RSP Cast Quick Game and discuss NFL playoffs, several football topics underscoring the value of patience, and more Bernie Mac stories.  This week’s RSP Cast has a lot of subject matter that underscores the value of patience. Lessons from Josh Allen and Lamar Jackson’s development trajectories. Thoughts […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Cast Scout Talk with Russ Lande: Running Back Evaluation Mistakes

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Cast Scout Talk with Russ Lande: Running Back Evaluation Mistakes

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Scout Talk podcast with Russ Lande begins a series devoted to evaluation misses and lessons learned. This week’s episode on running backs offers a lot of players to choose from.  This episode of Scout Talk with Russ Lande is a fantastic conversation about the running backs who we didn’t evaluate well and […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Cast Quick Game Week 16 with Mark Schofield

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Cast Quick Game Week 16 with Mark Schofield

    Rookie Scouting Portfolio writers Mark Schofield and Matt Waldman discuss the NFL, college prospect evaluation, the football writing industry, and non-football topics in this 90-minute, holiday episode of the Quick Game.  This week’s RSP cast covers a lot of football and non-football territory. Which NFL player has demonstrated significant improvement this year? Do backups of […]

  • American Football Stories Podcast: SEC Championship Skill Player Preview w/Matt Waldman

    American Football Stories Podcast: SEC Championship Skill Player Preview w/Matt Waldman

    American Football Stories hosts Nick Knudsen and Robert Parker welcome Rookie Scouting Portfolio author Matt Waldman on to breakdown individual prospects in the 2020 SEC Championship Game. I had a terrific time talking ball with Nick and Robert as we looked at the well-known draft prospects at the offensive skill positions for the upcoming SEC […]

  • On the Couch with Sigmund Bloom and Matt Waldman 12.15.20

    On the Couch with Sigmund Bloom and Matt Waldman 12.15.20

    Sigmund Bloom and Matt Waldman spend some time On the Couch this week with a fantasy season review and Week 15 preview.  Listen here. Sigmund Bloom and Matt Waldman talk NFL and fantasy football. Topics Include: The regular-season game of the year Lineup setting philosophies in the playoffs Week 15 heat checks Jazz album recommendations […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Dynasty Rankings & Two-Year Projection Package

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Dynasty Rankings & Two-Year Projection Package

    Due to popular demand, Matt Waldman’s RSP is once again offering complete dynasty rankings and two-year projections as a 2022 product. Details inside.  Do you do complete dynasty rankings? Where can I find your projections? I would love to buy your rankings/projections? I’ve heard this from RSP readers for years, and after giving this a […]

  • Links to Matt Waldman’s 2021 RSP NFL Draft Analysis

    Links to Matt Waldman’s 2021 RSP NFL Draft Analysis

    Links to all essays, analysis, Senior Bowl coverage, and scouting reports about 2021 NFL Draft prospects come from research Matt Waldman and the Rookie Scouting Portfolio staff undertakes to write the Rookie Scouting Portfolio Publication. Now in the 16th year of publication, the RSP is the best of both worlds: a summarized magazine of reports, rankings, and […]