The Amendola Interception: Tipped Ball Drill

New England’s victory over Denver was a team effort, and the Patriots excelled in all three…

How Gronkowski Beat Denver: Run Wild, Run Free

Mark Schofield told Jack Del Rio and the Denver defense how to be successful against the…

The Roethlisberger Resurgence

The Pittsburgh Steelers face the New York Jets Sunday seeking their fourth straight win after a…

Mohamed Sanu: The Emergence of a Star?

Even after getting dominated by the Patriots, midway through 2014 the Cincinnati Bengals sit atop the…

Every Little Thing: Patriots Rush Defense

A better performance from the New England Patriots rush defense in Week 8 against the Chicago…

Everybody Blitz Chung Tonight: Patriots Run Defense

The New England Patriots run defense turned in a better performance in Week 8 against the…

Home Field Advantage Part II: What’s the Weather?

The successful home underdog strategy in NFL lines helped popularize the use of data analysis in…

Pass Rush and Coverage: Patriots Defensive Concepts

Pass defense takes both individual effort and eleven players working in concert to be successful. The…

Louisville Throwback: To the Well Once Too Often?

The quest for the National Championship turns on the smallest of things. The Louisville Cardinals had…

Patience, Grasshopper: Patriots Run Defense

The beleaguered New England Patriots run defense turned in a better performance in Week 8 against…

Surprise Arizona Cardinals … Are They Really 7-1?

The best record in the NFC through Week 9 belongs to… the Arizona Cardinals? No one…

Bleeding Green: Harvard Dartmouth Football On A Rainy Day

Harvard-Dartmouth on a frigid and rainy Saturday is college football at its finest. Chuck Zodda kicked…

Redemption by Design for Brandon Lafell

Spectacular plays, like “greatest route ever”, are recognized as they happen. However, many of the most…

Week 9 Patriots By the Numbers

Each week, Inside The Pylon tracks the New England Patriots by the numbers and key statistics…

Boykin TCU Heisman Hopeful, Keys Comeback

Each Monday, Pylon University examines a game-changing sequence in the Offensive Play of the Week. Mark…

ITP Week 9 NFL Picks

In the Week 9 NFL Picks: FC experts go 7-5 in favor of NE over Denver,…