McCaffrey in Motion

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Don’t look now, but the Carolina Panthers are 4-1 and in first place in…

Cam Newton, Christian McCaffrey, and Creating Conflict

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]On Sunday Carolina Panthers rookie running back Christian McCaffrey scored his first touchdown in…

Where Do Fumbles Come From?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]“Daddy, where do fumbles come from?” Startled, I nearly spit out my coffee. “Well…

Adopt-a-Team: Rooting for the Los Angeles Chargers

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]I write about the entire NFL for Inside the Pylon, but I’m a New…

2017 NFL OL Outlook: Top 3 Linemen at Each Position

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]This is a multi-part series covering several areas of offensive line play in 2017;…

The Option Route: Sterling Shepard

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The second instalment of The Option Route series now takes a closer look at…

How the Lions Use Golden Tate out of the Backfield

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Golden Tate was drafted in the second round of the 2010 NFL draft by…

State of Play: 32 Thoughts from Round 1

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] The Cleveland Browns made the right decision staying with Myles Garrett and not…

NFC North Dream 2017 NFL Draft Fits

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Series Introduction: A scheme fit is when a player’s traits and abilities line up…

NFC North Day 1 Draft Scenarios

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]You can count on one hand now the days remaining until day 1 of the…

The Seattle Seahawks’ Redzone Woes

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Seattle’s 2016 NFL season contained detrimental elements that had not previously been seen…

A Tale of Three Pick Plays

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]One of the toughest challenges to overcome offensively is facing a good man-to-man defense.…

Hail Mary or Hail Rodgers?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]With six seconds remaining in the second quarter, the Green Bay Packers led the…

NFL General Manager Candidate Study

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Author’s Note: The title of this piece has been changed. This is not…

Week 13 Fantasy Football Bold Predictions

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]After a week hiatus, fantasy football bold predictions are back! And in arguably the…

Providing Context for the Detroit Lions Decision to Run on 3rd and 7

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Part of the fun of watching a football game is second-guessing the play…