CFB Big Throw Week 5: Quinshad Davis Threw To Marquise Williams

Each week, quarterbacks make spectacular throws ‒ and Mark Schofield is there to break down how it happened. And when a wide receiver throws a touchdown to a quarterback ‒ as Quinshad Davis threw to Marquise Williams ‒ it definitely qualifies as the throw of the week.  The University of North Carolina began their season with a…

Friday Walkthrough: Air Force vs. Navy & Other Key Matchups

Week 5 of the college football calendar is upon us, and with it, the meeting between the Air Force Falcons and Navy Midshipmen. To help you organize your Saturday, Mark Schofield tells you what to look for in Air Force vs. Navy and other key matchups. CFB Week 4 Film Reviews CFB Big Block: LSU pulled away…

Friday Walkthrough: SEC Clashes With a Side of Flexbone

Some big games are on this weekend’s CFB slate. Our Friday Walkthrough will get you ready for all the action including the Florida State Seminoles visiting the Boston College Eagles. Head writer Mark Schofield breaks down what to expect this CFB weekend. Film Reviews First up are Mark Schofield’s play reviews from Week 2, in case you missed them: Deshaun…

CFB Preview Week 3: Georgia Tech Flexbone against Jaylon Smith and the ND Defense

One of Week 3’s most interesting matchups will take place in South Bend when the Notre Dame Fighting Irish host the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Mark Schofield looks at the Georgia Tech flexbone rushing attack and how to defend it. The Yellow Jackets are currently ranked #15 in the country, with victories over Alcorn State…

CFB Film Review: Dancing Dalvin Cook

The Florida State Seminoles defeated the South Florida Bulls 34-14, and it was the dynamic running of Dalvin Cook that provided the highlights as FSU triumphed. Mark Schofield breaks down Cook’s best run of the day. New Florida State quarterback Everett Golson, a graduate transfer from Notre Dame, struggled mightily Saturday,  completing 14 of 26 passes…

CFB Big Gain: Deshaun Watson Airs It Out Against Appalachian State

CFB Saturday featured some huge upsets, thrilling finishes, and terrific individual performances. Inside The Pylon head writer Mark Schofield highlights one outstanding play in CFB Big Gain, and this week he breaks down how Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson airs it out against Appalachian State. The Clemson Tigers got off to a sluggish start in their contest…

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ITP Glossary: Trips

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From punt gunner to 0 technique, commentators and writers rarely get to explain everything you need to know before the next play. Inside The Pylon’s glossary takes you inside part of the game you may be missing. Trips Formation Trips, usually followed by the designation “left” or “right” is short for…

NCAA Big Gain Week 2: Josh Rosen, True Freshman Sensation

College football kicked off everywhere and it’s officially the best time of year. Inside the Pylon head writer Mark Schofield spent Saturday watching Vernon Adams and Matt Pawlowski put up big days, but it was UCLA’s true freshman Josh Rosen who secured the NCAA Big Gain of the week. The college football season kicked off in earnest this weekend with a…

CFB’s Opening Weekend: Great Matchups Outside

CFB’s opening weekend brings fans a couple compelling non-conference matchups and the chance to really focus on potential NFL draft prospects. Shawn Spencer makes his Inside The Pylon debut looking at the matchup between Josh Doctson of TCU and the cornerbacks of Minnesota, as well as Ohio State’s Michael Thomas against Virginia Tech cornerback Kendall Fuller.…

Final Walkthrough: College Football Is Back, Tonight

College football is back, kickoff to the FBS college season is hours away and this week’s Walkthrough is on a Thursday to get you ready for TCU at Minnesota, Oregon at Eastern Washington, and Ohio State visiting Virginia Tech. Head writer Mark Schofield and Shawn Spencer break down what to expect this CFB weekend. Film Previews Ohio State…

2016 NFL Draft QB Hub

Mark Schofield is already looking at the 2016 NFL Draft QB prospects, making a list of those players who can, with a strong season, rise to become the #1 overall pick. Looking at their footwork, ability to climb the pocket, and make the right decisions is only part of the scouting process. The Ohio State Buckeyes…