Giving Up Ground: The New England Patriots Succeed with Unbalanced Passing Attack

Offenses have shifted to a primary focus on the passing game over the last decade. However,…

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…

ITP Glossary: Reserve / Future Contract

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

How The Patriots Exploit Matchups

After proving he knows the Oakland Raiders offense inside and out, Ted Nguyen tackles a new…

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,…

Talking Football: Inside The Pylon’s Leftovers

Gorge yourself on football talk, as Inside the Pylon’s writers and editors sat down to talk…

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 Patriots Opening Drive: A Study In Versatility

The New England Patriots scored a resounding division win over the Miami Dolphins, and Mark Schofield looks…

ITP Glossary: B Gap

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From shield punt formation to yankee concept, commentators rarely get to…

After Solder: The Patriots Options At Tackle

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

Running On Indy: Patriots Ground Game Looking For Repeat Performance

The New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts are set to square off in Week 6 in…

The New England Patriots Wham Schemes

The New England Patriots have coasted into their bye week with a spotless record, largely due…

Picking It Up: Dion Lewis In Pass Protection

The New England Patriots entered their Week 1 matchup with the Pittsburgh Steelers with a new…