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Inside The Pylon Mock Draft: Rounds Two And Three

Inside The Pylon strives to provide deep, thoughtful analysis of football and our NFL Draft Profiles have allowed us the chance to get to know some of this incoming class. We’ve also been preparing for the 2015 season, scouting and assessing team needs in advance of a bigger, and better, season. Head Writer Mark Schofield, Senior Writers Dave Archibald, Brian Filipiak and Chuck…

Loneliest Guys in the Huddle: Jay Cutler and Robert Griffin

Playing quarterback in the NFL is a wonderful opportunity, provided your team is playing well. When the losses mount and the passer struggles, the huddle can be the loneliest place on the field. Mark Schofield looks at two signal-callers – Jay Cutler and Robert Griffin – who face uncertain futures with their teams and in their huddles.…

The NCAA and The State Of Indiana

Inside the Pylon has looked at the absurdity of freshman ineligibility, what it’s like to cheer for a bad guy, the bonding power of fandom, lessons in a football life, and why players are killing themselves for our entertainment. Interrupting his draft profiles, Mark Schofield left the film room to examine how the relationship between the NCAA…

New Patriots CB Bradley Fletcher: Hitting the Reset Button

Bradley Fletcher, the newest member of the New England Patriots, arrives after a rough 2014 season with the Philadelphia Eagles. However, after losing Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner the Patriots saw enough to offer Fletcher a one-year contract with a maximum value of $2.5M. According to Pro Football Focus (PFF), no cornerback surrendered more yards in…