An interesting new draft proposal

I don’t post a whole lot of thoughts on football, since it’s probably #3 on my list of favorite sports behind baseball and basketball, but it’s too hard to pass up a comment on this excellent post by Doug Drinen at the Pro-football-reference blog. Recent studies have shown that, because of the amount of money […]

Book Review: The Blind Side

Years ago, offensive linemen were a commodity in the NFL.  They were essentially interchangeable parts until the New York Giants drafted a player named Lawrence Taylor.  LT’s rise, and the need of other teams to stop him, led the left tackle position to prominence, placing value on the players who protect the quarterback’s “blind side.”  Soon […]