The Difficulties Facing a Rookie Free Safety in the Seahawks Cover 3 Defense

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Imagine the following scene… You are a rookie free safety facing your first ever…

Big 12 Spring Takeaways: Dana Holgorsen’s Triple Option Ideal for Will Grier in West Virginia

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Dana Holgorsen has proven adept at tuning his scheme to different quarterbacks’ skill sets.…

Big 12 Spring Takeaways: How Shane Buechele’s Texas Will Use Backfield Action to Surprise Defenses

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

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…

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…

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…

What Does Gerald Everett Bring to the Rams?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The Los Angeles Rams’ 2017 draft was peppered with small-school reaches. While the Rams…

The Dream Schemers: Budda Baker and Haason Reddick

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The Arizona Cardinals’ top two selections in the 2017 NFL Draft are perfectly suited…

Why Seattle Took Three Safeties in the 2017 Draft

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Taking three players at a position where you have two elite starters can be…

The Real Reason Jonathan Allen Was Available at 17

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Many were surprised that Jonathan Allen was available with the 17th overall pick for…

NFC West Dream 2017 NFL Draft Fits

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Series Introduction: A scheme fit is when a player’s traits and abilities line up…

Marcus Williams and Downfield Ball Skills

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Marcus Williams’s sideline-to-sideline range makes him an attractive proposition as a single-high safety at…

How Hue Jackson Makes Things Easier for Cleveland Quarterbacks

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Introduction The Cleveland Browns are a team whose quarterback situation looks poor: Cody Kessler…

Why Jabrill Peppers isn’t an NFL Linebacker

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]There has been a lot of discussion over where Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers should play…

Chidobe Awuzie and Blitzing Ability

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Chidobe Awuzie can do many things, and the cornerback can expect to be taken…