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2017 NFL Draft Prospects: Interior Defensive Line

This post covers my preliminary rankings of the top interior defensive linemen entering the 2017 NFL Draft. That group consists of zero technique (nose) tackle, three technique (rush) tackle and 3-4 interior lineman prospects. 923 more words

What are 1- and 2-Gap Defensive Schemes?

One-Gap Defense

In a one-gap scheme, a defensive linemen has a one-gap responsibility. He attacks a hole and must take care of whatever happens in that gap he is assigned. 364 more words

Terminology

Discussion: 3-Pt Stance (Defense)

To pick up where we left off with our discussion of 3-pt stance on the offensive side of the ball, let’s look at the simple differences found on the defensive side. 209 more words

Defensive Tactics

Tulimasealii dismissed from UH football for violating conduct code

Defensive lineman Kennedy Tulimasealii has been dismissed from the University of Hawaii’s Rainbow Warrior football team.

The 2015 all-conference selection also lost his scholarship for violating the university’s student-athlete conduct code. 450 more words

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Whoops: College Football Player Chris Jones’ Penis Popped Out At The NFL Combine

Mississippi State’s Chris Jones had a major wardrobe malfunction at the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine this past weekend. Like hundreds of NFL hopefuls, the Mississippi State defensive lineman participated in the nationally-televised event, but his participation in the Combine was uniquely special. 228 more words

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