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Glossary: Outside Linebacker

Glossary! This is a long one, because in the modern NFL outside linebacker is essentially two different positions. But hey, until they redefine all the positions all over again, it’s easier to put it all in here. 1,087 more words


Glossary: Defensive End

It’s glossary time again! Defensive ends are kind of terrifying because they’re not much smaller than defensive tackles, but they’re faster and more agile. You’re not going to shake them off so easily running round corners. 876 more words


Wade Phillips 3-4 Alignments, Assignments & Resources

Here is the great Wade Phillips going through some basic assignments and alignments of his 3-4 defense. Coach Phillips’ defense is on of the top units in the NFL in 2015. 64 more words


Fan Friday 1-15

A couple of adds to the coaching staff and the roster this week. Here are your latest questions from email at AskChris@bills.nfl.net and on Twitter at… 1,036 more words

Inside The Bills

Glossary: Useful Notes - Defensive Alignment

There’ll be a slew of glossary articles on defensive players coming up next, and these notes should go alongside that to explain what different defenses are, and who’s on the field when. 407 more words


Time for a Change

Over his six years as defensive coordinator, Dom Capers has become the whipping post anytime the Packers struggle. As soon as the team slips even a tiny bit, he gets thrown under the bus. 571 more words