Running Back Investment: They Pay These Guys How Much?!

How do NFL teams allocate resources? Dave Archibald has looked at the real price of contract extensions and draft picks on quarterbacks. In this installment, he looks at how teams evaluate running back investment. Historically, running backs have been some of the game’s most glamorous stars, with top backs like Jim Brown, Frank Gifford, and (gulp) O.J. Simpson parlaying their…

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ITP Glossary: Bounce

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

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ITP Glossary: Kicker

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From climbing the pocket to off man technique, 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…

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ITP Glossary: Spin Move (Defense)

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From block shedding to 5X5 kickoff formation, 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…

NFL Week 4 Collection

This is the 2015 NFL Week 4 collection of all content from Inside the Pylon.  Please also visit our Glossary, Podcasts, and College Football pages. Click here for NFL Week 1, NFL Week 2 & NFL Week 3 collections. PODCAST Episode 1.4 Week 4 Previews, Reviews, and Long-Form Mark Schofield reviews the film on the Washington defense and the effective…

NFL Week 3 Collection

This is the 2015 NFL Week 3 collection of all content from Inside the Pylon.  Please also visit our Glossary, Podcasts, and College Football pages. Click here for NFL Week 1 & NFL Week 2. PODCAST Episode 1.3 Week 3 Previews, Reviews, and Long-Form Mark Schofield looks at the Arizona Cardinals proficiency at beating cover 2. Mark Schofield…

NFL Week 2 Collection

This is the 2015 NFL Week 2 collection of all content from Inside the Pylon.  Please also visit our Glossary, Podcasts, and College Football pages. Click here for NFL Week 1. PODCAST Episode 1.2 Week 2 Previews, Reviews, and Long-Form Mark Schofield previews Rex Ryan versus Tom Brady XVI, looking at how the evil genius of…