Kellen Moore’s Simplified Confusion: Formations, Motion, and Numbers

“He’s got a beautiful mind.” That’s what former NFL QB and first-year QB coach Jon Kitna…

Glossary Entry: Ball Placement

Ball placement refers to the location of a quarterback’s throw relative to a receiver and nearby…

Why Wasn’t Chris Harris Drafted?

Cornerback Chris Harris, Jr. is making headlines for his current contract impasse with the Denver Broncos.…

Answering Questions About the N’Keal Harry Pick

Since 2000, every franchise had selected a wide receiver in the first round—except the New England…

2019 NFL Draft: Favorite Fits from the First Round

An underrated aspect of the NFL Draft, I often talk about how very few players manifest…

2019 WR Draft Superlatives

The 2019 NFL wide receiver draft class is as diverse as an NFL playbook. Whether you…

Kyler Murray and Dwayne Haskins: Ceilings and Floors

Last year, Joseph Ferraiola wrote that “we’re thinking about quarterback ceilings all wrong,” poking holes in…

Towards a Level Playing Field: The Hiring and Firing of Minority GMs

African-American NFL coaches and general managers have had a tough off-season.. Head coaches Todd Bowles, Hue…

Giants Take a Page from Sashi Brown

Dave Gettleman is not the most popular man in the greater New York area these days.…

Ball Velocity Is Bunk

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Since 2008, former NFL scout Dan Shonka of ourlads.com has been capturing “ball velocity”…

Why Does Bill Belichick Hate the Fifth Round? (updated)

For the Patriots, as with everyone else, the draft is a critical time to address your…

Previewing the Combine: The Quarterbacks

Previewing the Combine: The Quarterbacks The annual rite of passage is upon us: The NFL Scouting…

Nik Needham is the Best NFL Draft Prospect You Don’t Know

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Cornerback is the most peculiar position on the football field. It’s an isolated position…

Super Bowl LIII: The Blowout That Wasn’t

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Something about the numbers in Super Bowl LIII doesn’t add up. The Patriots had…

Tom Brady, Josh McDaniels and the 2018 Patriots’ Passing Game

When the New England Patriots have the football during Super Bowl LIII, the marquee matchup might…

The Hypothetical NFL Playoff MVP

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] This may feel like one of the most unnecessary pieces of football history…