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Mid-April SPARQ Rankings: Off-LOS Linebacker

UPDATE 4/13: The SPARQ table now includes most players with pro days occurring prior to March 20th. The image is a much higher-resolution than was used previously. 150 more words

NFL Draft

Combine notebook Raider Nation Edition

Here are some players and positions to keep an eye out in the NFL Scouting Combine approaching this week.

Defensive Tackles- Leonard Williams, Danny Shelton, Arik Armstead… 599 more words


Calculating Tendencies: Taking Advantage of 2-Gap Opportunities to Free Defensive Players

What is One-Gapping?

One-Gap is a assignment based technique utilized in a defensive system. The technique is designed to make each player on a run defense responsible for a specific gap (Hole). 1,562 more words


The Hurry-up, No-Huddle "Defense"

In today’s game, the majority of High School level offense and beyond are using some type of hurry-up offense. Developed mainly as a spread formation anomaly, it has began to incorporate more and more formations and personnel types. 3,975 more words


Greg Schiano - Defensive Fundamentals

In the Video below, Greg Schiano talks Defensive Fundamentals. He covers a variety of topics including Tackling Circuits, Turnover Circuits, and his overall philosophy on Defense. 99 more words


Fun with Movie Quotes:

“That’s what I hate about these linebackers, man. I get older, they stay the same age.”

-Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos QB… 24 more words