Art Shell, Offensive Lineman, Oakland Raiders
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Offensive linemen don’t get stats. They don’t gain yards or score touchdowns or sack quarterbacks…But (Chris) Snee makes a strong case as the best offensive lineman in New York Giants history.
Jim McMahon (9) & Jay Hilgenberg (63), Chicago Bears
Tom Nalen, Center, Denver Broncos
As we hit the longest part of the offseason (only 123 more days until Kickoff!), Film Study will begin to look at what’s happening in the college football world outside of Columbus. We’ll begin by taking a look at some of the schemes that the Buckeyes will face this fall that may be unfamiliar. Our first stop is in Annapolis, MD at the U.S. Naval Academy, focusing on the flexbone offense that has become a trademark for the Midshipmen.
PASADENA, CA Exploding out of the three-point stance and driving the Auburn defender backwards, Florida State left guard Josue Matias reportedly opened up a massive hole in his frontal cortex Monday during the National Championship game.
As Columbus rejoiced in Ohio State’s football victory over Michigan, earned seven hours earlier, Jack Mewhort lowered his massive body into a tub of 40-degree water. Mewhort knew only inflammation, not celebration. The Buckeyes’ starting left offensive tackle sat in the frigid water to soothe aching joints and muscles as part of his preparation for the Big Ten championship game in one week.