At least Las Vegas was offering $750 million for a new stadium. In time, perhaps Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross will be remembered as the voice of reason. There are reasons to be skeptical about the Las Vegas move.
Seattle Seahawks running back Eddie Lacy is ready to put the Green Bay Packers in his past. While much of the NFL media was focused on the league’s annual meetings in Phoenix today, Lacy flew under the radar with one Twitter photo. The Pro Bowler is pictured clutching a football with one side of his jersey bearing Packers colors and the other representing his new team, the Seahawks. The caption: “the transition.” Lacy, 26, signed a one-year $5.5 million contract ($3 million guaranteed) with the Seahawks earlier this month. The contract included weight incentives to get the running back in top shape. Last season, Lacy played just five games for the Packers after suffering a left ankle injury.
The most important element of a successful passing game in the Indoor Football League is pass protection. Keeping the quarterback protected is the most critical element of being able to both strike quickly down the field and move the chains with an efficient passing attack. Let’s take a look at basic pass protection principles in the IFL and variables in keeping the quarterback “clean”.