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What is a Blitz?

Some things in football seem complicated but they really aren’t. You know how we always hear the word blitz during a football game. It’s virtually impossible to get through a professional football game without hearing that word. 158 more words

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Nate Irving Sprains MCL, Broncos Have To Figure Out Depleted Linebacker Position

By Rich Kurtzman

Depth; it can be a team’s saving grace or its downfall.

In Denver, the team John Elway constructed is one of the deepest in the National Football League, yet there are still some soft spots. 557 more words

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Steelers Great Andy Russell: 'They Don't Let You Play Defense Anymore'

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – Legendary Steelers linebacker Andy Russell joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to talk about the Steelers and the state of the game of football, as well as to discuss a special cause that he’s promoting. 336 more words

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Ask the Coach: Tommy Thigpen

Sara Mitchell sat down with Linebackers coach Tommy Thigpen for Ask the Coach on The Butch Jones Show.

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Landing Shaq Thompson

The 2014 Draft could have big implications as far as drafting linebackers going forward.

For the 2014 draft there were essentially two true linebackers, Ryan Shazier and CJ Mosley who were expected to go in the first round. 341 more words

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