CFB Week 6 Preview: California Passing Concepts

Two surprising Pac-12 contenders square off Saturday in a conference showdown, when #23 California travels to Salt Lake City to take on #5 Utah. Mark Schofield breaks down the California passing concepts. This game features some standout offensive players, including Utah RB Devontae Booker, California wide receiver Kenny Lawler, and California quarterback Jared Goff. The…

CFB Key Drive: Florida Opened the Scoring

The Florida Gators have rocketed up the rankings after a convincing victory over Mississippi. Mark Schofield explains that getting on the board first was key, as Florida opened the scoring and never let up. Twenty-fifth ranked Florida welcomed #3 Mississippi to the Swamp Saturday night in only the second meeting between these schools with both ranked in the…

CFB Big Throw Week 5: Quinshad Davis Threw To Marquise Williams

Each week, quarterbacks make spectacular throws ‒ and Mark Schofield is there to break down how it happened. And when a wide receiver throws a touchdown to a quarterback ‒ as Quinshad Davis threw to Marquise Williams ‒ it definitely qualifies as the throw of the week.  The University of North Carolina began their season with a…

Derek Carr Finds Amari Cooper On The Deep Comeback Route

The NFL passing game is complex. Mark Schofield shows how quarterback Derek Carr finds Amari Cooper, and why that’s a reason for fans to be excited about the future in Oakland.  Next to the back-shoulder throw, the deep comeback route is perhaps the hardest to defend in the NFL. Similar to the back-shoulder throw, a deep comeback route, when executed well,…