New England Patriots vs Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 AFC Championship Preview

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]In this highly-anticipated AFC Championship match-up between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New England…

How Aaron Rodgers to Jared Cook Came to Pass

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The 36-yard rocket Aaron Rodgers unleashed to Jared Cook on 3rd and 20 in…

Football Folklore: Conference Championships Since 2002

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Past performance does not guarantee future results. It’s also extremely tough to compare…

Football Folklore: 2017 Championship Quarterbacks

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Ben Roethlisberger, and Matt Ryan are one of the best…

2017 Senior Bowl Quarterbacks

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]In a few days, the football world descends upon the Alabama gulf coast. While…

Jon Ledyard’s Early 2017 EDGE Rankings: Part 1

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Here’s my first crack at ranking an incredibly talented edge defender class, with 15…

Jordan Howard: A Star is Born in Chicago

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The 2016 NFL regular season has come to a close and the Chicago Bears…

ITP Glossary: Offset i-formation

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]A variation on the traditional i-formation, an offset i-formation is when the fullback lines…

2016 Contextualizing Sack Production Results

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]A few weeks ago I introduced my latest project Contextualizing Sack Production, and explained…

Inside the Pylon’s Plan to Rebuild the Cleveland Browns

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] The Cleveland Browns finished the 2016 season with one win, but the work…

2017 NFL Draft EDGE Preview: Juniors

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Over the past several weeks, I wrote three articles highlighting a plethora of draft-eligible…

Deshaun Watson Versus Florida State’s Weakside Blitz

It is difficult to evaluate the mental acumen of quarterbacks from the outside. We don’t have…

Tavon Austin’s 27-Yard Punt Return – A Lesson In Reading Keys

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] 2016 has been a challenging year for the Los Angeles Rams in their…

Under the Microscope: Ali Marpet

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The rare “30-30-30” guy. That is what Hobart head coach Mike Cragg said NFL scouts…

The Dallas Cowboys Third Down Problems

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] For the first time in three months the Dallas Cowboys lost a game…

Single Lineman Release Screens

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] A screen play usually includes three offensive linemen pass blocking for a couple…