History has taught us that one must adapt and evolve or else face extinction. The game of football is not exempt. Every season we are witness to the evolution of this game. This season, NFL fans were better acquainted with an offensive formation that has been utilized in college football for over ten years now, but is just now gaining a foothold in the NFL.
Ohio Northern University coaches Tom Kaczkowski and Michael Taylor developed the “Shotgun 1” in 1999-2000, but it was head coach Chris Ault of the University of Nevada that made the formation popular and renamed it the “Pistol” in 2005... Read more