Bill Barnwell

Staff Writer, ESPN

Bill Barnwell is a staff writer for, primarily covering the NFL. He also hosts “The Bill Barnwell Show,” a flagship ESPN podcast. Previously, Barnwell served as one of the founding writers for Grantland during the entirety of the site’s existence. He started his career writing for Football Outsiders and has served as a quantitative consultant to both MLB and NFL teams. A 2006 graduate of Northeastern University, Bill lives in Brooklyn.