Tag: 2014 Senior Bowl

  • Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Notes Day 3

    Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Notes Day 3

    Yesterday, I called the Tuesday sessions at the Senior Bowl Momentum Day, as players try to build on their strong performances from Monday’s opening practice. On the way to Ladd-Peebles this morning, Cecil Lammey said that Wednesday should be called Confirmation Day. I think that captures the theme of the week perfectly. Though there were fewer scouts present at […]

  • Sr. Bowl WR Technique Roundtable

    Sr. Bowl WR Technique Roundtable

    Five Senior Bowl wide receivers talked with Matt Waldman and provided helpful tips behind the techniques of playing their position. RSP: Cody, tell us about your development transitioning from high school to college. Cody Hoffman: In high school, we didn’t even have a receiver’s coach. When I got to BYU I worked on route running and the […]

  • Reese’s Senior Bowl Report Day 2: North-South Offense Notes

    Reese’s Senior Bowl Report Day 2: North-South Offense Notes

    Today’s practice report will have a stream of conscious format minus my id. I wouldn’t do that to you. If you haven’t heard elsewhere, the jet stream made a personal appearance at Ladd-Peebles Stadium for Day 2 of Senior Bowl practices. I’m not sure if tomorrow will be as blustery, but the morning practice could […]

  • Jene Bramel: Does the Reese’s Senior Bowl Put Edge Rushers In Position to Succeed?

    Jene Bramel: Does the Reese’s Senior Bowl Put Edge Rushers In Position to Succeed?

    Players may be more scheme diverse than ever before, but short practice schedules and a traditional mindset may limit their ability to display their true upside at the Senior Bowl. By Jene Bramel The NFL evolves quickly. Decades ago, Jimmy Johnson’s preference for speed first and size second generated a new wave of defenders. Defensive […]

  • Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Day 1 Notes

    Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Day 1 Notes

    Jene Bramel posts his takes on the North squad’s front seven on the opening day of practice.  By Jene Bramel The first day of practice in Mobile is a transitional practice of sorts. Each NFL team that I’ve seen coach in Mobile runs their practice a little differently. Players that assimilate concepts in drills and […]

  • Reese’s Senior Bowl Day 1 Offensive Practice And Media Night

    Reese’s Senior Bowl Day 1 Offensive Practice And Media Night

    It’s not where you start, but how you finish. This is true in life and often during a Senior Bowl practice week. While not true for all players, the first practice session for an all-star game is good for setting an informal baseline for the week ahead. We did not attend the Jaguars’ South practice, […]

  • Senior Bowl Weigh-In

    Senior Bowl Weigh-In

    Funky historic undertones aside, the Sr. Bowl Weigh-In provides necessary data.  By Matt Waldman with contributions from Jene Bramel Save the occasional whisper, the shuffling of paper, and feedback from a microphone, there’s a period of 109 minutes at the Senior Bowl Weigh-In where you only hear five things. It begins with a man at […]

  • Futures: Senior Bowl Preview

    Futures: Senior Bowl Preview

    Another year, another Senior Bowl. What I am looking for, and what does the format of the Senior Bowl help me see? Futures: Senior Bowl Preview by Matt Waldman There will be hundreds of Senior Bowl Previews available within the next seven days. Most of them will explain why the game is important to the […]