Sony Michel’s evolution with the Patriots

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Playing running back for the New England Patriots is different than most teams,…

Week 5 Players to Watch as Rosters Ebb In and Out of Focus

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Ryan Fitzpatrick will return, at least for now, to his slumber under the surface.…

Week 4 Fantasy Football Players to Watch After an Upside Down Week 3

This past weekend someone asked me why fantasy football is so difficult. I told her, quite…

Patrick Mahomes, Ryan Fitzpatrick, and Other Fantasy Football Players to Watch in Week 3

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Before I start writing and you start reading, let us try to take a…

Key Fantasy Players to Watch in Each Week Two Match-up

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Week 1 has come and passed, now we move on to Week 2. Or…

Why You Didn’t See the “Philly Special” Against Atlanta

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The opening game of the NFL season saw the Atlanta Falcons travel to take…

Eagles LB Jordan Hicks: Checking in After a Ruptured Achilles

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Jordan Hicks played in his first game since coming back from…

Fantasy Football Storylines for Week One of the 2018 NFL Season

The Zen philosopher Basho once wrote . . . Ha! I’m just kidding. Unlike my last…

Is Team Turnover in the Playoffs Predictable?

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]With the new season upon us, what better time than now to talk about…

The Houston Texans and Eye Candy

  Eye candy. Window dressing. Whichever expression you prefer they stand for one thing in football:…

The Art of the Pass Rush: Part 2

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]It’s time to extrapolate the artistry of pass rushing, now that we have a…

Persuading Myself: Using Ethos, Pathos, and Logos in Fantasy Football

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]I’m sure there are academics out there who would say I’m besmirching Aristotle’s good…

The Sony Michel Pick Was On-Brand Patriots

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]On a recent Locked On Patriots mailbag, LOP Host and ITP Lead Writer Mark…

Todd Gurley, Measuring Risk and Restructuring the Running Back Market

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]There is currently a war being waged in the NFL between the running back…

Mark Schofield’s Game Script: Part 2

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Having installed some of our basic passing plays in Part One of this three-part…

Washington State and the Importance of the Dig Route

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]The Washington State Cougars and head coach Mike Leach are Air Raid staples in…