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From the Far Hash: A Preseason Primer on the Veer and Inverted Veer

From the Far Hash: A Preseason Primer on the Veer and Inverted Veer

This is part two of a two-part series on the option football currently becoming popular in today’s NFL. The first installment was on the zone read option. This second installment is on the veer and inverted veer. Option football looks... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: A Preseason Primer On the Zone Read

From the Far Hash: A Preseason Primer On the Zone Read

This is part one of a two-part series on the option football currently becoming popular in today’s NFL. Stay tuned for the upcoming part two. This first installment is on the zone read option. One thing we know about the NFL is it’s... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Eddie Lacy and the Zone Blocking Scheme Running Game

From the Far Hash: Eddie Lacy and the Zone Blocking Scheme Running Game

Prologue I’ve received some requests to write about the zone blocking scheme (ZBS) the Packers use in the running game. I’m the first to admit that the ZBS is my biggest enigma when watching the Packers play. I’ve... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Drawing Up the Back Shoulder Pass

From the Far Hash: Drawing Up the Back Shoulder Pass

The back shoulder pass was the Packers signature play during the 15-1 2011 campaign. In fact, it was so good that John Harbaugh, coach of the Baltimore Ravens, wanted Joe Flacco to emulate that for their 2012 season. Their result? Super... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Jermichael Finley and the Passing Game

From the Far Hash: Jermichael Finley and the Passing Game

In the words of my sister , I’ve been licking the wet naps to get my football buzz this off season. The draft has come and gone, and smells of training camp are in the air; hope floats eternal for another Super Bowl run. In anticipation... read more »