The 49ers and Browns Might Not Think Much of the 2018 Quarterback Draft Class

The 2017 NFL trade deadline was surprisingly full of excitement this season. There were many high impact trades affecting teams both trying to win now and those preparing for the long term. However, I want to mainly focus on the quarterback movement, or almost quarterback movement in the case of A.J. McCarron, and how we…

The Bears, the Browns, and Filling the Quarterback Position

The Inside the Pylon team often enjoys debating and discussing team-building philosophy and other football topics in our Slack board. From time to time, we publish these chats, lightly edited for readability. What follows is a recent discussion on how teams try to find a quarterback and how the Chicago Bears and Cleveland Browns have…

New England Patriots vs Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 AFC Championship

New England Patriots vs Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 AFC Championship Preview

In this highly-anticipated AFC Championship match-up between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New England Patriots, we will see two of the most high-powered offenses from this past season clash in a game which will determine who makes the journey to Super Bowl 51. Beyond that, there are several factors that will shape this game. Here…

November 13 Breaking the Plane Podcast- Alex Kozora Interview on 2016 Steelers Season

The Pitssburgh Steelers sit at second place in the AFC North entering Week 10 of the NFL season with their loss last week to Baltimore giving the Ravens sole possession of first place. Alex Kozora of Steelers Depot joins Jon Ledyard (@LedyardNFLDraft) on the November 13 Breaking the Plane Podcast to discuss the Pittsburgh Steelers’ season so…

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October 14 Quick Kicks Podcast- Diagnosing the Baltimore Ravens Special Teams Woes

It’s Kicker Friday here at the Inside the Pylon, but this week covers the players that are supposed to be helping their kickers and punters. On the October 14 Quick Kicks Podcast Chuck Zodda and Mark Schofield look at the Ravens special teams and how and why they are struggling with their coverage units. Last week against Washington they allowed…