The Bears, the Browns, and Filling the Quarterback Position

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The Inside the Pylon team often enjoys debating and discussing team-building philosophy and other…

Ryan Tannehill’s Injury Could Have a Major Impact on the 2018 QB Market

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The Miami Dolphins were in a tough situation last week. Franchise quarterback Ryan Tannehill…

The Patriots are Right to Keep Jimmy Garoppolo as Long as Possible

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The New England Patriots fascinate me. They have been the class of the NFL…

What is the Effect of a Pre-Draft Visit

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Every spring, NFL teams meet with prospects for the upcoming draft in the months…

The Quarterback Contract Conundrum

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]NFL teams throughout the league have a quarterback problem, and they’ve had it for…

The Art of the Rookie Extension Deal

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]With mandatory minicamps just finishing it’s officially holdout season: The time of year when…

A Lesson in Tanking

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The 2017 New York Jets are essentially guaranteed to be one of the worst…

The Importance of Scheme Fit & Usage in Player Success

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Each year during the NFL Draft, the league opens its doors to hundreds of…

Dan Hatman’s 2017 NFL Scout Movement Tracker

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Every year the NFL scouting community engages in a shuffle, as personnel and…

Inside the Pylon’s Plan to Rebuild the Cleveland Browns

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] The Cleveland Browns finished the 2016 season with one win, but the work…

NFL General Manager Candidate Study

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Author’s Note: The title of this piece has been changed. This is not…

State of the Chicago Bears in 2016

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Just what is happening with the Chicago Bears? This is an organization that,…

Coaching Fates Vegas

Every year there are NFL teams that over perform and under perform, it’s the nature of…

Offensive Line Value: Finding The Blind Spot in Blindside Protection

For well over a decade, the NFL has placed more and more emphasis on the passing game.…

NFL Special Teams Investment

How do NFL teams allocate resources? Dave Archibald has looked at the real price of contract extensions and…

ITP Glossary: Prorated Bonus

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From punt gunner to climbing the pocket, commentators rarely get to…