Hypothesis: One can quite easily ‘passively intercept’, by essentially having the ball passed straight at you, through no skill of one’s own; one is much less likely to ‘passively tackle’. 1,387 more words
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Back in October, we deemed a Sam Bradford interception to be the worst of the year and, to be fair, it was horrible. He rushed it, threw it off his front foot for no apparent reason and underthrew his man in the end zone by a solid five yards. 208 more words
I’ve read and heard different opinions on this issue recently; for instance, Michael Cox wrote for Four Four Two (here) that Klopp’s influence is demonstrated by the fact that Liverpool completed more ball recoveries, interceptions and tackles in the opposition half in certain games under Klopp than they did in Brendan Rodgers’ last match. 575 more words
For those who have spent the past four days complaining about the Vikings offense, cheer up. Things could be worse. A lot worse.
Speaking of Detroit, the Lions are last in the league in turnover ratio (minus-8), giveaways (18), points allowed off turnovers (59), turnover points differential (minus-41) and, of course, the NFC North standings (1-5). 617 more words