How The Patriots Exploit Matchups

After proving he knows the Oakland Raiders offense inside and out, Ted Nguyen tackles a new…

ITP Glossary: Line Of Scrimmage

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From 4-3 under front to deep comeback route, commentators rarely get…

Scouting The Patriots WR Injury Crisis: The Process and Game Plan

Inside the Pylon spoke with former NFL scout, and director of The Scouting Academy, Dan Hatman,…

Danny Amendola’s Unexpected Return Gets Patriots Back in Game

Punt return units typically employ one of two general strategies – devote resources to an all-out…

NFL Big Throw: Danny Amendola’s Move

The old cliche is that football is a game of inches, and this was still true…

The Patriots Opening Drive: A Study In Versatility

The New England Patriots scored a resounding division win over the Miami Dolphins, and Mark Schofield looks…

Jets Onside Kick Gets Through New England Hands Team

The New York Jets traveled to Foxboro looking to take down the New England Patriots and…

Matthew Slater: Actually, He’s That Good

Chuck Zodda has written about Matthew Slater as a punt gunner. He’s written about Slater as…

ITP Glossary: 11 Offensive Personnel

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From trips to press man, commentators rarely get to explain everything…

ITP Glossary: Scramble Drill

The language of football is often confusing: play calls, alignments, techniques, and concepts litter the commentary and writing about the game. In addition to…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: Patriots Third TD Drive

With 11:24 remaining in Super Bowl XLIX, a bruised and battered Tom Brady stood in the…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: The Patriots Second TD Drive

Tom Brady secured the MVP trophy for Super Bowl XLIX with a masterful passing performance against…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: The Jeremy Lane Interception

Despite two near-perfect fourth-quarter drives by the New England offense, Super Bowl XLIX was by no…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: Jon Ryan vs Julian Edelman, Part 2

In Part 1, Chuck Zodda broke down the first half of Super Bowl XLIX and the…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: Jon Ryan vs Julian Edelman, Part 1

The Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots both feature talented special teams performers. In the wake…

Super Bowl XLIX Preview: The Seahawks Run Defense Is Fast & Furious

The Seattle Seahawks enter their Super Bowl XLIX matchup with the New England Patriots with the…