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…

AFC East Dream 2017 NFL Draft Fits

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

How Hue Jackson Makes Things Easier for Cleveland Quarterbacks

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Introduction The Cleveland Browns are a team whose quarterback situation looks poor: Cody Kessler…

Revisiting the 2015 Wide Receiver Class

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Self-evaluation is a critical component of the scouting process. History informs us that we…

2016 Contextualizing Sack Production Results

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

NFL General Manager Candidate Study

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

Inside the Pylon Midseason All-Rookie Offensive Team

Now that we are over halfway finished with the 2016 NFL season, it is good time…

Is Stephen Gostkowski Fixable?

Stephen Gostkowski has been one of the most consistent kickers in the NFL throughout his career.…

Coaching Fates Vegas

Every year there are NFL teams that over perform and under perform, it’s the nature of…

ITP Glossary: Illegal Block in the Back

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] An illegal block in the back penalty (officially known as illegal block above…

Diary of a DFS Virgin Week 3

There are all kinds of ways to play fantasy football, but in DFS, Sharona E is…

2017 NFL Draft Running Back Watch List: Non-Power 5 Conferences

In the past two years of the NFL Draft, two running backs have been selected in the…

Offensive Line Value: Finding The Blind Spot in Blindside Protection

For well over a decade, the NFL has placed more and more emphasis on the passing game.…

San Francisco 49ers Offensive Formation Breakdown: Gun Far Pro Twins: Part 3

The San Francisco 49ers should improve over last year’s debacle of a season, in which they…

2016 NFL Roster Valuation: Season Preview

The start of the NFL season is upon us (finally!) and before the Week 1 action…

Return of the Jordy Nelson

Last season proved how vital a game changing receiver like Jordy Nelson was to the Green…