OJ Howard

Introducing OJ Howard: The Blocker

Throughout the draft process, offensive skill position players are all, to some degree, evaluated on their blocking ability. For these players, blocking is often considered a secondary trait, one that’s often underdeveloped when they enter the NFL, especially with more spread-based college offenses in today’s game. Even in the evaluation of tight ends, who have…

Alabama Crimson Tide Horizontal

Alabama Crimson Tide Horizontal and Vertical Pressure on the Ground

With the regular season of the 2016 college football season in the rear view mirror, the Alabama Crimson Tide are in prime position to make another run at a National Championship. Provided they can get past the Washington Huskies in the National Semifinal, another National Championship Game awaits. Alabama has put up some great numbers this season,…

Explosiveness and efficiency

Explosiveness and Efficiency: Evaluating the Top Offenses, Defenses, and Teams of the NCAA Football Season

We’re headed down the home stretch of the college football season which means most of the attention during the next week will be centered on how to assess which four teams in the nation are the best and will ultimately meet in the College Football Playoff. When the Selection Committee makes their announcement on Sunday,…