Top 10 NFL Games of 2018: #1 Kansas City Chiefs @ Los Angeles Rams

As if there was any other choice for the #1 NFL game of 2018-19. The Kansas…

Top 10 NFL Games of 2018: #2 New England Patriots @ Kansas City Chiefs AFC Championship Game

The best playoff game of the 2018-19 NFL season was without a doubt the AFC Championship.…

Predicting Chip Kelly’s Run Game at UCLA: Part 1

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]With Chip Kelly now in Los Angeles as the head football coach of the…

Texans’ Play Action Passing Game

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The Houston Texans offense has undergone a substantial shift after the first two weeks…

New England, Mike Gillislee’s and Fourth and Short

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The New England Patriots lost a 42-27 game to the Kansas City Chiefs to…

Evaluating the New York Giants 2017 Draft

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]It is has been 10 years since Jerry Reese’s first draft as the General…

AFC West Dream 2017 NFL Draft Fits

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

2016 Contextualizing Sack Production Results

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]A few weeks ago I introduced my latest project Contextualizing Sack Production, and explained…

Introducing the CSP: A New Way to Contextualize Sack Production

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] All production is good and all sacks are good. I’m not here to…

Sack Lunch: Jeremiah Attaochu Takes Down Brees

In his Sack Lunch series, Jon Ledyard looks at a particularly impressive pass-rushing performance from the past weekend’s games,…

NFL Expected Sack Projections 2016

One of the most important factors to winning games is pressuring the opposing quarterback and totaling…

ITP Glossary: 2-Point Stance

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From punt gunner to climbing the pocket, commentators rarely get to explain…

Melvin Ingram: Elite Edge Rusher?

The AFC West is filled with elite edge rushers. And last season the division added another…

Will Dee Ford Step In and Step Up?

Every year in the NFL players are called to step up in place of injured or…

Derek Barnett and the Importance of Cornering

The 2017 NFL Draft will feature many edge rushing prospects that have the potential to be…

Oakland Raiders Team Needs

The 2016 NFL season begins now, with 32 teams scheming to knock off the reigning champion…