1. Are RG3's Recent Struggles Correctable?

    The tape of the Washington Redskins ' 27-7 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this past Sunday makes it clear that quarterback Robert Griffin III has some things to clean up on the field...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 3 days ago 17,133 reads 111 comments

  2. Matt Bowen's Week 12 NFL Film Study

    Every week, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen brings you his film study: a breakdown of the league from multiple angles...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 3 days ago 25,610 reads 40 comments

  3. Andy Reid's Creative Play-Calling Fueling Chiefs' Playoff Push

    Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid has always been a true West Coast guy, going all the way back to his days in Philadelphia with the short-to-intermediate route tree, the screen package and a nice mix of zone/power schemes in the run game...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 5 days ago 16,741 reads 33 comments

  4. Tale of the Tape for NFL Week 11

    Throughout the 2014 regular season, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you an X's-and-O's look at the pro game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 11 Sunday NFL schedule...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 6 days ago 13,550 reads 12 comments

  5. Mark Sanchez More Than Just Product of Chip Kelly's System

    Coaches in the NFL can facilitate production on the field given their ability to teach technique and discipline within a particular scheme while putting their players in a position to succeed...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 10 days ago 38,177 reads 105 comments

  6. Matt Bowen's Week 11 NFL Film Study

    Every week, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen brings you his film study: a breakdown of the league from multiple angles. Five Matchups to Watch in Week 11 1...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 10 days ago 19,066 reads 11 comments

  7. The Harsh Reality of NFL Injuries: What Happens to Carson Palmer, Cardinals?

    Carson Palmer is a ghost. He’s invisible, removed. A name on a list. Just another player taken off the depth chart and shipped over to injured reserve with a knee injury that officially ended his season this past Sunday...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 12 days ago 29,807 reads 59 comments

  8. Bears Players Quitting on the Field Is Completely Inexcusable in the NFL

    Compete. Run to the ball. Play with technique. And have some pride. Really, that’s all it takes when you line up to play in the NFL . Give yourself a chance to win and act like a pro on the field...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 13 days ago 53,051 reads 208 comments

  9. Tale of the Tape for NFL Week 10

    Throughout the 2014 regular season, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you an X's-and-O's look at the pro game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 10 Sunday NFL schedule...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 13 days ago 13,029 reads 25 comments

  10. Is Martavis Bryant on Track to Become NFL's Next Breakout WR?

    After sitting for the first six games of the season on the inactive list, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Martavis Bryant has responded with five touchdowns over the last ...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 16 days ago 40,421 reads 78 comments

  11. Matt Bowen's Week 10 NFL Film Study

    Every Thursday, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen brings you his film study: a breakdown of the league from multiple angles. Five Matchups to Watch in Week 10 1...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 17 days ago 20,553 reads 16 comments

  12. NFL Midseason Film Study: What Have We Learned This Season?

    Former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen breaks down some of the top trends, discusses personnel and focuses on scheme from the first half of the 2014 season. J.J...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 19 days ago 10,703 reads 16 comments

  13. Tale of the Tape for NFL Week 9

    Throughout the 2014 regular season, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you an X's-and-O's look at the pro game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 9 Sunday NFL schedule...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 20 days ago 12,822 reads 6 comments

  14. Darrelle Revis Once Again Making Dominance Look Easy

    Darrelle Revis is challenging receivers at the line of scrimmage, playing with leverage and showing the closing speed that has him back in the mix again as one of the top cornerbacks in the NFL ...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 23 days ago 52,283 reads 168 comments

  15. Matt Bowen's Week 9 NFL Film Study

    Every Thursday, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen brings you his film study: a breakdown of the league from multiple angles. Five Matchups to Watch in Week 9 1...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 24 days ago 20,045 reads 14 comments

  16. What Really Goes on During an NFL Bye Week?

    When the NFL schedule is released in late April, we look at the top matchups , try to predict records and focus on teams that could possibly make a deep playoff run months before the season even starts...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 26 days ago 44,035 reads 34 comments

  17. Tale of the Tape for NFL Week 8

    Throughout the 2014 regular season, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you an X's-and-O's look at the pro game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 8 Sunday NFL schedule...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 27 days ago 10,213 reads 5 comments

  18. Underestimated Jordy Nelson Emerging as Top-5 NFL Talent

    When we talk about the top talent at the wide receiver position in the NFL , is Jordy Nelson ’s name in the mix with Dez Bryant , Demaryius Thomas , Calvin Johnson and A...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 47,406 reads 233 comments

  19. Matt Bowen's Week 8 NFL Film Study

    Every Thursday, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen brings you his film study: a breakdown of the league from multiple angles...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 17,364 reads 2 comments

  20. Seahawks Aren't Perfect, but That's Hardly Reason to Panic

    Pro football seasons are fragile, or delicate in a sense, and the wheels can come off quickly for teams that struggle to adapt to unique forms of adversity...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 19,500 reads 72 comments

  21. Tale of the Tape for NFL Week 7

    Throughout the 2014 regular season, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you an X's-and-O's look at the pro game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 7 Sunday NFL schedule...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 21,742 reads 4 comments

  22. Julius Thomas Continues to Emerge as NFL's Ultimate Matchup Weapon

    Through five games this season, Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas has already caught nine touchdown passes from quarterback Peyton Manning ...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 61,659 reads 91 comments

  23. Matt Bowen's Week 7 NFL Film Study

    Every Thursday, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen brings you his film study: a breakdown of the league from multiple angles...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 20,287 reads 35 comments

  24. There Are Plenty of Reasons to Be Excited About Derek Carr

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr threw four touchdown passes on Sunday in the 31-28 loss to the San Diego Chargers , but what is the tape telling us about the rookie? ...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 55,401 reads 135 comments

  25. Tale of the Tape for NFL Week 6

    Throughout the 2014 regular season, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you an X's-and-O's look at the pro game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 6 Sunday NFL schedule...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 1 month ago 21,454 reads 14 comments