Eagles LB Jordan Hicks: Checking in After a Ruptured Achilles

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Jordan Hicks played in his first game since coming back from…

The Houston Texans and Eye Candy

  Eye candy. Window dressing. Whichever expression you prefer they stand for one thing in football:…

Evolution Breeds Opportunity for Tight Ends in the Red Zone

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]”Evolution is the fundamental idea in all of life science – in all of…

PylonU 2018 College Football Preview

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Most season previews are rendered meaningless weeks, even days, after publishing. But our approach…

The Art of the Pass Rush: Part 2

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]It’s time to extrapolate the artistry of pass rushing, now that we have a…

Persuading Myself: Using Ethos, Pathos, and Logos in Fantasy Football

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]I’m sure there are academics out there who would say I’m besmirching Aristotle’s good…

Scott Frost and Quads: How Nebraska Will Win With Overloaded Formations

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Scott Frost’s University of Central Florida offense was so damn pretty. It was beautiful.…

The Sony Michel Pick Was On-Brand Patriots

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]On a recent Locked On Patriots mailbag, LOP Host and ITP Lead Writer Mark…

Allen Robinson and the Unknown

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Does anyone really know what Allen Robinson’s going to do this year? There are…

Eli Apple: Setting Expectations

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]To say Eli Apple had a disappointing 2017 NFL season would be a colossal…

Todd Gurley, Measuring Risk and Restructuring the Running Back Market

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]There is currently a war being waged in the NFL between the running back…

The Art of the Pass Rush: Part 1

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]I’m often fascinated by the subtleties of this game that we love: the slight…

Lincoln Riley’s Offense vs Ohio State: An NFL Scheme Gold Mine

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Introduction Much has been made in the past week or two about the differences…

Stanford’s Red Zone Passing Game

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]In previewing the Pac-12 for the upcoming season, I expected to write about the…

What’s the Life of an NFL Scout Actually Like?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]An after-thought on the sports fan calendar 30 years ago, the NFL Draft is…

Mark Schofield’s Game Script: Part 1

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]While I was in college, autumn Tuesdays took on a familiar schedule. Morning classes…