Dont’a Hightower & The Green Dot

Indianapolis (6-3) hosts New England (7-2) on Sunday night, and the Colts defense will try to…

Reading the Colts Numbers

Andrew Luck and the 6-3 Indianapolis Colts welcome Tom Brady and the 7-2 New England Patriots…

The Prodigal Chung Returns

Patrick Chung returns to New England after a season with the Philadelphia Eagles and has surprisingly…

Protecting Brady: Clean Pockets, Happy QB (Part 3)

The New England Patriots sit at 7-2 during their Bye Week, having won five in a…

Dr. Julian Edelman Makes a House Call

Julian Edelman of the New England Patriots is one of the best punt returners in the…

Amendola Gets Open: The Lean and The Rub

Strength in all three phases of the game led New England to a big win over…

How Gronkowski Beat Denver: What Ya Gonna Do?

Rob Gronkowski turned in a spectacular performance in New England’s victory over the Denver Broncos. In…

The Amendola Interception: Tipped Ball Drill

New England’s victory over Denver was a team effort, and the Patriots excelled in all three…

How Gronkowski Beat Denver: Run Wild, Run Free

Mark Schofield told Jack Del Rio and the Denver defense how to be successful against the…

Pass Rush and Coverage: Patriots Defensive Concepts

Pass defense takes both individual effort and eleven players working in concert to be successful. The…

Surprise Arizona Cardinals … Are They Really 7-1?

The best record in the NFC through Week 9 belongs to… the Arizona Cardinals? No one…

Redemption by Design for Brandon Lafell

Spectacular plays, like “greatest route ever”, are recognized as they happen. However, many of the most…

Week 9 Patriots By the Numbers

Each week, Inside The Pylon tracks the New England Patriots by the numbers and key statistics…

Breaking the Broncos (Line)Back(er)s

Wrapping up the four–part passing preview is a look at routes and concepts that have worked…

Rob Gronkowski and the Free Release

Manning–Brady XVI calls for a IV–part series of passing previews. After Covering Gronk and Beating Brady,…

Rob Gronkowski Versus Denver’s Defense

A big game calls for a big preview. In Part 2 of this 4-part series, Mark…