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2017 Early Offensive Line Rankings

The following rankings are based on the player grades created by PFF. I’m not sure if they have updated all of the starting lineups for 2017 yet because I noticed that a few players listed as starters were incorrect. 352 more words

Offensive Line

Ravens OL Marshal Yanda Named Best In The NFL

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Ravens guard Marshal Yanda was named the best offensive lineman in the NFL by Pro Football Focus.

The six-time Pro Bowler is the second-best offensive lineman in Ravens history just behind Hall of Fame left tackle Jonathan Ogden and is the first player to receive this recognition twice. 71 more words


Get To Know: Kiola Mahoni

Here is the latest installment of the series that @UofLFootball has named: Get To Know. This time we get to know OL Kiola Mahoni.

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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-Point Stance

There’s some disagreement about what constitutes a “proper” three-point stance. Some coaches want a little air under the heels of the player, while others prefer the player have his feet rooted into the ground to form a solid base, especially if that payer will be asked to move in different directions. 575 more words

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Hottest NFL Players: Lineman Lovin'

It’s time to tip the scales in favor of the big boys.

Google “Hottest Football Players” and you’ll see QB’s and TE’s, maybe even a kicker or two. 574 more words