James Harrison’s Presence Will Linger After He Retires

A couple days back, I wrote an article from Matt Bowen talking about how the offseason has changed under the new Collective Bargaining Agreement, which limits the amount of practice time, coaching time, and, frankly, hitting time that players have. While this is particularly troublesome for players trying to make... The post James Harrison’s Presence Will Linger After He Retires...
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July 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Matt Bowen Laments Loss Of Offseason Practice Time For Bubble Players

You may have noticed that we are now in the part of the offseason in which there is essentially nothing going on, at least as far as it concerns the training and development of NFL rosters. Many players—particularly veterans more able to afford it—spend this down time further training with... The post Matt Bowen Laments Loss Of Offseason Practice Time For Bubble Players appeared...
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July 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Film Room: Keith Butler’s Box Calls

Boxes. They’re great things. They hold Christmas gifts, pizza, engagement rings. Defensive coordinators have boxes too. And they’re a great way to beat bunch concepts. The rules are simple. I learned them from the great Matt Bowen when he still wrote for National Football Post. Four defenders versus three receivers.... The post Film Room: Keith Butler’s Box Calls appeared...
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June 29, 2016  |  Discuss

15 Twitter Accounts Every Football Player Needs to Follow

More than on any other social media platform, your experience with Twitter comes down to whom you follow. If you're just following your friends and family, you're going to get pretty bored (no offense to your Aunt Sally). There's a plethora smart, interesting accounts available to follow, and ignoring them is like quarantining yourself from the coolest part of Twitter! Twitter...
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January 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Seahawks' offense ranked in top 5 for 'scariest offenses'

According to Matt Bowen of ESPN, who was a former NFL safety turned television analyst, ranked the League's top five 'scariest offenses,' and the Seahawks' unit lands at No. 5 on his list. Despite losing big play threat Kimmy Graham, the offense has been hitting on all cylinders and thrusting them in the middle of the other elite systems. Bowen writes: Over the past five games, Russell...
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December 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Bowen, Louis Riddick Call Antonio Brown Toughest Player To Cover

It’s no secret Antonio Brown is one of the toughest players in the league to cover. But two former NFL safeties, and some of the smartest analysts in the media, helped confirm that today. Matt Bowen and Louis Riddick listed their top ten most difficult players to cover today and... The post Matt Bowen, Louis Riddick Call Antonio Brown Toughest Player To Cover appeared first on...
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October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears need more than new schemes to be successful on defense

The Chicago Bears defense is in the middle of a restructuring with new defensive coordinator Vic Fangio and hope is springing eternal, but without the proper supporting cast, that high spirit could quickly sink into despair. According to Matt Bowen of the Chicago Tribune, much has been made about Fangio's defensive mind, but there are only so much a coach can do drawing up brilliant...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Bowen on Redskins passing game: Garcon, Jackson and RGIII

Former Redskins Matt Bowen on what to expect hope for in Washington’s passing game. Every part of the Redskins offense declined with Coach Jay Gruden’s arrival. Bowen says Bill Callahan and the position switch of Pierre Garcon and DeSean Jackson improve the passing game. h/t Bleacher Report The post Matt Bowen on Redskins passing game: Garcon, Jackson and RGIII appeared first...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens take a big-boy to plug the holes (video)

This guy is a monster in size. The Ravens’ last pick of the third round stands 6’5″ 320 lbs. DT Carl Davis has all the qualities that it takes to play an important position in this league. Check out what was said about his performance at the Senior Bowl. Iowa DT Carl Davis dominated Sr Bowl workouts. Has NFL size & the skill set to produce for BAL. Consistency will...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Cheesehead Radio: Monsters of the Midweek with Matt Bowen

You sure can’t argue one thing: the Green Bay Packers are playing perhaps the best ball we’ve seen in years right now. With a huge win over the Eagles and a division rivarly matchup with the Vikings on the horizon, the Pack now own their own destiny when it comes to a division title and a playoff berth. Joining us LIVE for a special Midweek Cheesehead Radio will be Matt Bowen...
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November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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