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ITP Glossary: Area Scout

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From vertical leap to bench press, commentators rarely get to explain everything you need to know before the next play. Inside The Pylon’s glossary was developed to give fans a deeper understanding of the game through clear explanations, as well as image and video examples. Please contact us with any…

Christian Hackenberg On Two: Progressions and Pocket Awareness

Like any good researcher, Mark Schofield despises a small sample size. Unfortunately, prospect evaluation is almost always too early, or without all the information necessary. Thus, we have our series: On Two, in which Inside The Pylon examines two plays from a quarterback that address traits that scouts are talking about. Having highlighted the ability of Christian Hackenberg to deliver throws with timing and anticipation, another area where the…

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ITP Glossary: Vertical Leap

With the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine getting underway, draft hopefuls will be put through a number of drills to test their speed, agility, explosiveness, and strength. Inside the Pylon is publishing a special set of glossary terms to define some of the drills these players face in Indianapolis. Vertical Leap The vertical leap is another test…

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ITP Glossary: Bench Press

With the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine getting underway, draft hopefuls will be put through a number of drills to test their speed, agility, explosiveness, and strength. Inside the Pylon is publishing a special set of glossary terms to define some of the drills these players face in Indianapolis. Bench Press The bench press is a strength…

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ITP Glossary: The Gauntlet

With the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine getting underway, draft hopefuls will be put through a number of drills to test their speed, agility, explosiveness, and strength. Inside the Pylon is publishing a special set of glossary terms to define some of the drills these players face in Indianapolis. The Gauntlet One of the position-specific drills…

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ITP Glossary: 40 Yard Dash

With the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine getting underway,draft hopefuls will be put through a number of drills to test their speed, agility, explosiveness, and strength. Inside the Pylon is publishing a special set of glossary terms to define some of the drills these players face in Indianapolis. 40 Yard Dash The most well-known combine drill…

First Sound: Vad Lee, Progressions and the Four Verticals Concept

Inside the Pylon and Mark Schofield present First Sound: Vad Lee, Progressions, and the Four Verticals Concept, another video in the series that resides at our YouTube Channel. Future topics include animated diagrams, player breakdowns, film study, and work from special guests. In this installment of the series, James Madison University quarterback Vad Lee executes a four vertical…