Central Valley State: Chapter 2

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]“…and for those reasons, we’ve decided to start Jeff in the season opener.” As…

The Option Route: Terrelle Pyror

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Welcome to a new series here at Inside the Pylon called The Option Route.…

Big 12 Spring Takeaways: Oklahoma’s Run Scheme in Waiting for Talented Kyler Murray

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Matty Brown kicks off a mini-series looking at some scheme and player takeaways from…

NFC West Beat: Training Camp Talking Points

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]We kick off NFC West Beat; a weekly series combining Xs and Os analysis…

Minnesota Golden Gophers Head Coach PJ Fleck, the Human Double Shot

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]I’ve noticed that despite the many differences between practicing law and writing about football,…

Indiana Hoosiers Head Coach Tom Allen on Building a Winning Mentality

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The prevailing theme at any conference media day (or days) is one of hope.…

Football in Film: Heisman Winner Burt Reynolds and All-American Tom Hanks

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] The Longest Yard (2005) It shouldn’t have surprised anyone how bad the Adam…

Central Valley State: Chapter 1

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Written in the mold of the Choose Your Adventure Series books many of us…

Creativity and Play Action: How Colorado Attacks the Middle of the Field

The Colorado Buffaloes experienced a resurgence in 2016, as they won the PAC-12 South and had…

Football in Film: Hightower to Dundee

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]A second chance. Regret. Redemption. These themes are often present in sports movies. Similar…

The Chicago Bears’ QB Conundrum?

The Chicago Bears quarterback situation heading into the 2017 season might just be the most interesting…

The Benefits of Ezekiel Elliott’s Elite Talents

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Ezekiel Elliott was the most talented running back to be drafted over the last…

Why is Joe Williams the Perfect Fit for Kyle Shanahan’s Offense?

Joe Williams should have been included in the 2017 Inside the Pylon Draft Guide. That’s what…

ITP Glossary: Closing Speed

The speed with which the defender exhibits moving from Point A to Point B to decrease…

Mark Schofield’s Check With Me July 10, 2017: 10 More Senior QBs to Watch

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]June is a great month in the football world, as the docket slows somewhat…