Matthew Stafford Establishing

Is Matthew Stafford Establishing a New Baseline?

The Lions’ offense faced questions entering this season, and have quelled any doubts to this point. Matthew Stafford establishing himself as a premier quarterback might have even converted a lifelong Patriots fan. Dave Archibald breaks down the Lions’ signal caller most recent late-game heroics, something the veteran is making habitual. The 2016 season marks Detroit Lions quarterback…

Mitch Trubisky On Two: Pocket Toughness

With the NFL Draft always approaching, Mark Schofield begins his look at QB prospects for 2017. With so much scouting to be done, Mark begins by continuing our series: On Two, in which Inside The Pylon examines two plays from a quarterback that address traits that scouts are talking about. I’ve written before about the relationship a quarterback has with the air above him: The clouds, the sun and the beautiful…

Football Podcast

October 26 Quick Kicks Podcast- Lessons Gleaned From the Eagles Win Over Minnesota

The Minnesota Vikings were the last undefeated team in the league until their game against the Eagles last week which saw Philadelphia’s defense tear up the Vikings’ o-line. On the October 26 Quick Kicks Podcast Chuck Zodda and Mark Schofield break down the Vikings-Eagles game from last week and the play of Carson Wentz against the great Minnesota defense. Wentz’s…

Replacing Stephen Gostkowski

Replacing Stephen Gostkowski?

Stephen Gostkowski has been one of the top kickers in the NFL over the past five seasons. However, the start to his 2016 campaign has been marred by a higher rate of missed kicks, largely due to inconsistent mechanics. With a missed extra point against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 7, the Twitterverse has begun…