Tag: Eric Stoner RSP

  • Eric Stoner: How I Grade Quarterback Play

    Eric Stoner: How I Grade Quarterback Play

    If you feel like you have no idea where to start when trying to project a quarterback, this will get you going. Written by Eric Stoner Matt’s Note: Eric submitted a 10-page analysis of Marcus Mariota, which includes this section below on how he grades quarterback play. As he suggested, the article could be broken into two […]

  • LB ‘Press & Cut’: Baiting Offensive Linemen

    LB ‘Press & Cut’: Baiting Offensive Linemen

    While studying TCU linebacker Paul Dawson with Eric Stoner in Sunday’s RSP Film Room, I asked Eric if he’s ever seen linebackers bait linemen in a direction the way a running back would bait opponents with a press and cut?  I could tell he had seen it, but couldn’t recall specific example. For the hell […]

  • RSP Film Room No.33: TCU LB Paul Dawson

    RSP Film Room No.33: TCU LB Paul Dawson

    Among Eric Stoner’s talents is his experience playing and coaching linebackers. The contributing writer for the RSP blog joined me Sunday morning for a look at Dawson, who was considered a top linebacker prospect before his disappointing combine performance. Should we throw out the numbers or does the tape underscore the data? Here are some […]

  • Eric Stoner: Stanford LT Andrus Peat, A Conversation

    Eric Stoner: Stanford LT Andrus Peat, A Conversation

    While picking the brain of his friend Alec, Stoner shares thoughts of his own about Peat, the state of tackle play, scouting quirks, and NFL Draft philosophies that he’s kept locked away until this post. Eric: Thoughts on Peat? Alec: Honestly, I still don’t think he’s very good. I wanted to like him because his body type […]

  • Conversion Program: OT T.J. Clemmings by Eric Stoner

    Conversion Program: OT T.J. Clemmings by Eric Stoner

    Eric Stoner gives an excellent primer of o-line footwork while profiling his pet project in this year’s draft, a former defensive lineman converted to offensive tackle.  Who is T.J. Clemmings And What Does He Mean to You? My first exposure to T.J. Clemmings came from listening to Josh Norris’ podcast Process the Process. He and […]

  • Who is Eric Stoner?

    Who is Eric Stoner?

    Those of you who use Football/Draft Twitter like a breathing apparatus are probably well aware who Eric Stoner is. If not, here’s an introduction to the RSP blog’s newest writer.  [Matt’s Note: Twice a month between February and the NFL Draft, Eric Stoner will be supplementing the RSP blog with his analysis of the draft. […]