ITP Glossary: Sugar The A Gap

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From pooch kick to bird dogging, commentators rarely get to explain…

NFL Preview: Devonta Freeman Against the Texans Linebackers

The Houston Texans and all-world defensive lineman J.J. Watt travel to take on the undefeated Atlanta Falcons in NFL Week 4. Dave…

NFL Preview: The Unstoppable Julio Jones

The Atlanta Falcons, under new coach Dan Quinn, are off to a fast start but they…

NFL Preview Week 3: NFC South Rivals Carolina and New Orleans Clash

Two weeks into the 2015 NFL season, the Carolina Panthers have met or exceeded expectations, while…

NFL Preview Week 2: Greg Olsen v. Houston

The Houston Texans were gashed by the Kansas City Chiefs dynamic young tight end Travis Kelce…

ITP Glossary: Press Man Technique

The language of football is often confusing: play calls, alignments, techniques, and concepts litter the commentary…

Explaining Kickoff Coverage: The Importance of Safeties

Chuck Zodda enjoys candlelit return blocks, long runbacks on punts, and the sweet smell of gunners…

Reel Football Preview Week 15

The Reel Football Preview Week 15 is Mark Schofield‘s look at the most compelling matchups in…

Week 13 NFL Playoff Picture

The Week 13 NFL playoff picture is coming into focus, as Marvin Lewis and the Cincinnati…

Akeem Ayers: A Reclamation Project – Part 1

What will we see from Akeem Ayers? Brian Filipiak, Inside The Pylon’s expert on the trenches,…

Quarterback Situations, Part 2

Playing quarterback well in the NFL is really, really hard. There are fewer qualified individuals at…