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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


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


Position: Defensive Line

The first line of defense.

It’s the big guys. The guys who line up on the line of scrimmage, very close to the  ball and opposite the other big guys — the offensive line. 264 more words


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