ITP Glossary: Wham Block

A skill player executes a wham block when he runs behind the line of scrimmage to…

Jimmy Garoppolo: Next QB Up?

Apparently Tom Brady is sitting out four games for reasons that still elude some. So what…

The Perils Of Box Score Scouting: Cardale Jones And Tom Brady

What shows up on the stat sheet isn’t necessarily reflective of what happens on the film.…

Scouting The Kansas City Defense: Slowing Brady’s Roll

After demolishing the Houston Texans in the Wild Card round by a score of 30-0, the…

Scouting The Patriots WR Injury Crisis: The Process and Game Plan

Inside the Pylon spoke with former NFL scout, and director of The Scouting Academy, Dan Hatman,…

FROM THE ARCHIVES: Patriot Michael Williams: A Tackle In Tight End’s Clothing

Pass protection, run blocking schemes, picking up the blitz and good decision making all contribute to offensive…

The Chess Match: Brady and the Jets

Despite the final score, the New York Jets defense played very well against the New England…

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…

NFL Film Preview Week 2: Rex vs Brady XVI

New season, new team, same evil genius. Head coach Rex Ryan and his Buffalo Bills are…

ITP Glossary: Climbing The Pocket

The language of football is often confusing: play calls, alignments, techniques, and concepts litter the commentary and writing about the game. Inside the Pylon wants…

Confidence: Super Bowl Gambling Preview

Confidence is an NFL gambling preview using advanced statistics, matchup analysis and other metrics to create…

Tom Brady Overcomes Overload Pressure

The New England Patriots qualified for their fourth consecutive AFC Championship game after defeating the Baltimore…

A Tale of Two Streak Routes

The NFL is a copycat league and streak routes are in every team’s playbook. Still, it…

Sheldon Richardson Feasted On All The Guards

The New England Patriots eeked out a victory against the New York Jets, who harassed Tom…

Blount Force Running

Sometimes, rushing the football is easy. Defenders, though, try to make it hard. With LaGarrette Blount…