ITP Week 2 NFL Picks

Week 2 NFL Picks Yup, weekly NFL picks are a tough business. After the Sunday games…

Replacing Adrian Peterson: Minnesota’s “Plan B”

Replacing 3-time First Team All-Pro Adrian Peterson is nearly impossible but the Minnesota Vikings have no…

Scouting The Minnesota Vikings Defense

The Minnesota Vikings defense launch their home slate as they welcome Tom Brady and the New…

Patriots Week 1 Recap, Week 2 Preview

A film study and game plan in one, Mark Schofield recaps the New England Patriots loss…

Patriots Passing Game: Miami Recap, Minny Preview

The Miami Dolphins shut down the New England Patriots passing game in Week 1. Mark Schofield…

Projecting The Patriots Special Teams In 2014

Some of the most important, game-changing plays in the NFL and college football take place on…

Confidence: Week 2 Thursday Night Preview

It is always good to get things started on a positive note. While San Diego failed…

The Case for Patriots Optimism

Since the start of the 2001 season, the New England Patriots have been by far the…

Understanding Pass Defenses

This article serves as a primer on understanding pass defenses in the NFL. Familiarity with the concepts here…

Gronk’s Back: Patriots Optimum Offense Week 1

Each week, Mark Schofield reviews the film to find the New England Patriots Optimum Offense Play…

The Evolution of Minitron

Week One Results can be weighted too heavily. Using football science, statistics, the spread and NFL…

The Retirement Plan of Dante Scarnecchia

For the first time since 1991 the Patriots will take the field without Dante Scarnecchia on…

Patriots Strong Safety: A Dangerous Weakness?

The Patriots’ secondary received plenty of attention this offseason after the signings of cornerbacks Darrelle Revis…

Thoughts on the ACL – Rob Gronkowski, Jake Ballard, and Adrian Peterson’s “Baby Knee”

ACL injuries are mostly season-ending, not career-ending. Dr. Christopher Geary, Chief of Sports Medicine at Tufts…

Confidence: NFL Gambling Preview MNF Week 1

Confidence is an NFL gambling preview, using advanced statistics, matchup analysis and other metrics to create…

Understanding Football Offensive Personnel Packages

Football offensive personnel packages refers to the kinds of players used on each play. In addition…