NFC North Day 1 Draft Scenarios

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]You can count on one hand now the days remaining until day 1 of the…

Shane Alexander’s 2017 NFL Draft Interior Offensive Line Rankings

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Click here for a full explanation of methodology and categories used in the…

Curtis Samuel: Versatility and Scheme Fit

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]Versatility is a coveted trait for NFL teams. General managers, head coaches, and coordinators…

Why Jabrill Peppers isn’t an NFL Linebacker

[dt_divider style=”thick” /]There has been a lot of discussion over where Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers should play…

2017 NFL Draft EDGE Preview: Redshirt Juniors

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] Over the next several weeks, I’ll be producing five articles highlighting around 45…

Explosiveness and Efficiency: Evaluating the Top Offenses, Defenses, and Teams of the NCAA Football Season

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] We’re headed down the home stretch of the college football season which means…

Ezekiel Elliott was Probably Worth the 4th Overall Pick

[dt_divider style=”thick” /] There’s been debate, believe it or not, whether the Dallas Cowboys maximized their…

Michael Thomas’ Unexpected Rookie Success (so Far)

Sometimes rookies exceed expectations in their first year, other times they struggle to adjust to the speed…

Under the Microscope: Week 5 Scouting Notebook

Every year, storylines come and go during the course of an NFL season. Whether it is…

Big Ten: Schemes, Strategies & Storylines: Part 2

The Big Ten is shaping up be a highly competitive conference this year. Although much of…

Evaluating Upfield Burst for Defensive Linemen

Just understanding defense is tough; playing is even harder. Breaking down the skills a defender needs…

The Evolution of the Counter Trey

ITP Glossary: Winning the Edge

Football is littered with specialized terminology. From Banjo Coverage to Honey Hole, commentators rarely get to explain…

Inside the Playbook: The Ohio State Defense on Third Down

Inside the Pylon is proud to introduce another new bit of content: Inside the Playbook. In…

2017 NFL Draft Quarterback Watch List – Part 2

With the 2016 NFL Draft in the rear view mirror, evaluators are already working through the…

Scouting Profile: Cardale Jones

#1 best-selling author Mark Schofield reveals his list of the top quarterback prospects for the 2016…