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GM Ethan Hammerman on "Double Down or Stand Pat" (RSPWP III)

Do you trust your scouting intel on a player that you value higher than most or do you stick to your board? 2,645 more words

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2012 RSP Sample: QB Skill Breakdown Sample

Whenever I provide samples of the RSP, they are links to individual reports of players. These reports are raw, play-by-play notes located in the back of the book. 212 more words

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RSP Writers Project Q&A: Chase Stuart, Footballguys, Football Perspective, and Pro Football Reference

Chase Stuart took an aggressive, offensive approach to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio Writers Project, spending $93.5 million of his $150 million salary cap on his offense. 2,728 more words

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New York Times Fifth Down Series: No. 2 WR Justin Blackmon

2. Justin Blackmon, Oklahoma St. (6-0, 207)

Blackmon plays a physical brand of football despite the fact that he is smaller and slower than he appears when featured in this wide-open Oklahoma State offense. 160 more words

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A Route Lesson for Panthers WR Joe Adams From Wes Welker

Carolina Panthers rookie receiver Joe Adams has dynamite skills after the catch. I also like his ability to catch the football. However, one thing I consistently saw at Senior Bowl practices was difficulty getting early separation against press coverage. 1,481 more words

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Reads Listens Views 5/18/2012

Friday News

It’s been a little quieter around here as May winds down, but that’s because I’m busy working on a lot of fantasy football material at Footballguys.com. 644 more words


More Parallels Between Music and Football

I have often broached the idea that quarterbacking or running between the tackles is similar to improvising with a rhythm section. There has to be an understanding of rhythm, interaction, and when to play outside the conventional boundaries of the structure. 559 more words

Matt Waldman