Leadership and Football

More so than in any other team sport, having elite core leadership is paramount to long-term success in the game of football.  There are plenty of clichés out there insinuating the general importance of leadership in football based on the game’s inherent militaristic nature. I wont sit here and bore you with fox-hole paradigms and…

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The Jet Sweep Series – A Major Headache

As long as I can remember, The NFL has been notoriously stubborn when it comes to embracing and implementing creative schemes.  Typically, offensive concepts are being run at high schools and colleges throughout America well before the NFL ever takes notice.  There is a reasonable explanation for this phenomenon. The majority of these schemes simply…

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Week 3 Notes

Jets @ Browns Poorly played game. Jets tired noticeably which intensified Cleveland’s momentum upon Baker’s arrival. Jets: Lack the ability to make chunk plays on offense, do not handle adversity well, do not play for 60 minutes defensively. Struggle with generating a pass rush with 4 and with covering on the back-end when they bring…

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Week 2 Notes

Week 2 Recaps and Team Scopes (Rating / Weekly Performance / Position) Ravens 23 @ Bengals 34 Game Notes: Ravens came out extremely flat and in a general malaise.  Clearly bothered by the short week.  Cincinnati embraced the stage of a prime time, divisional home game.  Two very evenly matched teams, this fast start was…

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