2017 NFL Draft Running Back Watch List: Non-Power 5 Conferences

In the past two years of the NFL Draft, two running backs have been selected in the first round. As NFL defenses get smaller in order to defend the pass, teams are looking to run the football more often. The 2017 NFL Draft running back class is the deepest in many years, and will provide NFL…

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September 15 Quick Kicks Podcast- DeShone Kizer’s Mechanics and Throwing the Football

It has been almost two weeks since the Notre Dame-Texas football game, which some regarded as an instant classic, and many are still talking about it. On the September 15 Quick Kicks Podcast Chuck Zodda and Mark Schofield discuss one of the biggest story lines from the game, Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer. A big part of the…

The Heisman Case For Keenan Reynolds

The Heisman Trophy often goes to a player destined for the NFL and further greatness within the sport. Mark Schofield explains why Navy Midshipmen quarterback Keenan Reynolds, who will soon be defending this country, deserved consideration for the award.  “The Heisman Memorial Trophy annually recognizes the outstanding college football player whose performance best exhibits the pursuit of excellence with…

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…

Air Force vs. Navy Preview: AF Falcons Base Option

The Air Force Academy meets the Naval Academy, both bringing an interesting twist on the option running game. Mark Schofield has a four-part preview of the matchup, from both sides, starting with the Falcons base option. The service academies offer a unique college football rivalry: these schools meet on the field knowing they’ll be teammates off it after graduation.…

Air Force vs. Navy Preview: AF Falcons Option Wrinkles

The Air Force Academy meets the Naval Academy on the football field, each bringing an inventive rushing attack based on the option. Mark Schofield has a four-part preview of the running game matchup, continuing with the AF Falcons option wrinkles. Familiarity breeds contempt in college football rivalries, but not when it comes to the service academies. These schools…

Air Force at Navy Preview: The Midshipmen Rushing Attack

The Air Force Academy meets the Naval Academy on the football field, each bringing an option-based rushing attack. Mark Schofield’s four-part preview of these running games continues with a look at the Midshipmen rushing attack. There are few college football rivalries like those among the service academies. These schools fight on the football field knowing…

Air Force vs. Navy Preview: When Navy Takes To The Air

The Air Force Academy meets the Naval Academy on Saturday, each bringing an intriguing running game based on the option. Mark Schofield has a four-part preview of the matchup, continuing with when Navy takes to the air. The service academies feature the most unique college football rivalries: these schools clash on the football field knowing they’ll be teammates off…