ITP Glossary: Reserve / Future Contract

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From zone blocking to directional punting, commentators rarely get to explain…

After Solder: The Patriots Options At Tackle

Injuries are a factor for every team, and the New England Patriots are no different. Aidan…

Gameplan: Patriots Play Action Passing Against Indianapolis

The highly-anticipated rematch of last season’s AFC Championship Game between the New England Patriots and the Indianapolis Colts…

ITP Glossary: Wall Return

Playcalls, alignments, techniques, and concepts litter the commentary and writing about football. Inside the Pylon wants everyone to understand the game differently…

Back to the Future: Patriots vs Colts Analysis Review

It’s Conference Championship Week The New England Patriots continue their quest for another Super Bowl title…

2015 NFL Playoffs: Patriots vs Ravens Rushing Preview ‒ Part 2

After losing Stevan Ridley for the season, the Patriots turned to a varied run game, mixing…

2015 NFL Playoffs: Ravens at Patriots Special Teams Preview

The Ravens at Patriots special teams preview looks at the kickoff and punt coverage units, the…

A Tale of Two Runs

Calling a run play is easy enough. The end result is just as easy to grade.…

Jonas Gray and the Trap Block Quintet

The New England Patriots entered Week 11 with, at best, an inconsistent run game comprised of…

Tim Wright Stuff

Tim Wright pulled in his fourth touchdown catch of the season from Tom Brady in the…