In 2015, the Seattle Seahawks offensive line was less than stellar with injuries and bouts of inconsistency that doomed their run at a title.
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick gets a crack at using video on the league’s surface tablets twice this preseason. The NFL is allowing the access for a team’s first home preseason game, which means the Patriots get to use video at Carolina as well. For the most part, after the taking it a […]
Any other division in the NFL, Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett would’ve been fired already, muses the Dallas Morning News’ Tom Cowlishaw. With a 40-40 record in five seasons with Dallas, Garrett deserves neither to be let go or to be considered a top 5 coach, all in part due to the NFL East being the […]
Oakland Raiders second-year wide receiver Amari Cooper burst on the scene in 2015, showing his accomplished skills as a rookie. However, after having a complete offseason under his belt, the pass catcher believes he’s ready to take on a bigger role along with quarterback Derek Carr. “Yeah, I feel a lot more fresh. I was […]
According to Mark Craig of the Star-Tribune, defensive end Everson Griffen has been the star of training camp so far, and look to be a force heading into the preseason. The Star-Tribune writes: ‘Easy. A lot of guys look good to great, but defensive end Everson Griffen is at the top of that mountain. The […]
Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cam Heyward was straight forward about his expectations for the line, and the word is depth. “We have to be well conditioned, we have to be ready for that but if we have guys who are able to step up, we welcome it.” “I can stay in, we’ve been doing it,’’ […]
As teams start getting into a groove at training camp, here’s a glimpse from around the league.
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is quite sure the NFL’s decision to move touchbacks after kickoffs to the 25-yard line will reduce the amount of returns, thus reduce injuries. He thinks it will have the opposite effect – more kick returns. “I think — this is me — the rule change is actually going to […]
Green Bay Packers receivers coach Luke Getsy has accumulated a good deal of training tools over his nine years coaching in the pros and college, and he plans to use them all this year in training camp. Getsy was recently appointed full-time receivers coach for 2016 after serving as offensive quality control coach since 2014. “It’s just […]
Due to a slew of injuries all season on the offensive line, the New England Patriots had to employ a league-high 39 players in rotation last season under former offensive coordinator Dave DeGuglielmo. After a brief 2-year retirement from his position, Dante Scarnecchia is back at the helm and aims to turn the line into his usual […]