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Search Our Pro Football Data Using the P-F-R Play Index

Posted by Neil on August 26, 2013

The Play Index is the name we use to refer to PFR's collection of top-notch research tools. Read below for more information on some of the applications we have made available to you, and also check out our blog posts about the Play Index. As always, if you have any suggestions or corrections please fill out our feedback form.

Game Play Finder

Search all plays from 2000 to today to find performances that match your criteria. Answer questions like…

Player Season Finder

Search through player season stats spanning from 1920 to today for single seasons or combined seasons that match your criteria. Answer questions like…

The answers to these questions and many, many more are at your fingertips using the Player Season Finder.

Player Game Finder

Search through player game logs spanning from 1960 to today for games that match your criteria. You can find…

With the Player Game Finder, the possibilities are almost endless.

Player Touchdown Finder

Search through every touchdown scored from 1940 to today for scores that match your criteria. Did you know…

Impress your friends and come up with your own "Did You Know" with a little help from the Player Touchdown Finder.

Team Game Finder

Find team games or seasons matching certain criteria. Did you know…

Super Bowl Play Finder

Search through every play in Super Bowl History.

Draft Finder

Search through every NFL and AFL draft pick.

Boxscore Search Tools

Find head-to-head results and also find games matching a particular score.

3 Responses to “Search Our Pro Football Data Using the P-F-R Play Index”

  1. James Says:

    Is there anyway to filter the team game play index to show games that had a line of 0? Is there a way I can filter it so that I can see the teams with the best and worst records vs the spread since 1978?

  2. Neil Says:

    Thanks for the suggestion, we'll see what we can do.

  3. Mark Growcott Says:

    Can these features be included in the Box Score?
    Team winning the Toss
    Time of Possession

    Is it possible to add the following to the criteria list for the Player & Team Game Finders where appropriate:-

    Time of Possession
    50 Yard Field Goals Made
    2 Pt. Conversions Attempted
    Under the Passing category list, in addition to Passes Intercepted have Passes Intercepted for TD.