Tag: Matt Waldman RSP Film Room

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room QB Joe Burrow (LSU): Pocket, Footwork, and Velocity

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room QB Joe Burrow (LSU): Pocket, Footwork, and Velocity

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room examines LSU QB Joe Burrow’s excellent pocket management, footwork that reveals mental preparation and anticipation of on-field solutions, and arm velocity that is still under construction. Like many, I’m a big fan of what I’ve seen from Joe Burrow on Saturdays. However, let’s not go into Aaron Rodgers-Russell Wilson territory […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.249: QB Ian Book (Notre Dame)

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.249: QB Ian Book (Notre Dame)

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room examines Notre Dame quarterback Ian Book’s ability to anticipate targets and process defender leverage. What separates good NFL quarterbacks from the pack? How vast and fast he processes information. It’s not a tried-and-true factor, but it’s one of the most important. Reading the leverage of the defender is one of […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.247 QB Tua Tagovailoa (Alabama): Advanced Leverage Reading

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.247 QB Tua Tagovailoa (Alabama): Advanced Leverage Reading

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room examines a play from NFL Draft prospect Tua Tagovailoa’s portfolio that reveals the difference between a top NFL prospect and a top NFL quarterback.  Tua Tagovailoa is my top quarterback prospect eligible for the 2020 NFL Draft. He has the footwork of a well-prepared, versatile, and confident passer who can […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.238 RB Zack Moss (Utah) A Tip For Etienne And Extreme Flexibility

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.238 RB Zack Moss (Utah) A Tip For Etienne And Extreme Flexibility

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room compares the approaches of 2020 NFL Draft prospects Zack Moss and Travis Etienne with setting up blocks on outside runs as well as showcases Moss’ flexibility after contact. Zack Moss and Travis Etienne will never be mistaken for the other if you know anything about their games. Still, there are […]

  • Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.193: RB Devine Ozigbo (Nebraska)

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room No.193: RB Devine Ozigbo (Nebraska)

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room showcases the patience, hip mobility, footwork, acceleration, and hands of 2019 NFL Draft prospect Devine Ozigbo of Nebraska. Mike Anderson and Michael Turner come to mind when I watch Devine Ozigbo play football. Ozigbo has the size, down-hill power, and acceleration of these two former NFL Pro-Bowl backs. He also […]

  • RSP Boiler Room No. 126: QB Josh Rosen (UCLA) A Window To The Mind

    RSP Boiler Room No. 126: QB Josh Rosen (UCLA) A Window To The Mind

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room examines QB Josh Rosen’s (UCLA) footwork.  A quarterback’s footwork is the on-field window into his mind. When I study Josh Rosen’s game, I see a refined passer that is well-prepared for his opponents and performing in a setting where the collegiate game is slower for him than his peers. Josh […]

  • RSP Boiler Room No. 112: QB J.T. Barrett (Ohio State)

    RSP Boiler Room No. 112: QB J.T. Barrett (Ohio State)

    Studying the NFL game and using it as a template for evaluating college players is a vital part of prospect evaluation. Otherwise, there’s a great danger that the analysis will be no different than that of the average fan. Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett delivered a 300-yard, multiple-touchdown performance in the August opener at Indiana this […]

  • RSP Film Room No. 111: TE Tyler Conklin (Central Michigan)

    RSP Film Room No. 111: TE Tyler Conklin (Central Michigan)

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room examines Tight End Tyler Conklin’s blocking in open space. If you don’t know Tyler Conklin, you won’t get acquainted with his 2017 performance because he suffered a broken foot in August. His 2016 tape provides enough reasons to keep him on draftnik’s collective radar. Conklin has receiving chops. The Chippewas […]

  • RSP Boiler Room No. 110: TE Mark Andrews (Oklahoma)

    RSP Boiler Room No. 110: TE Mark Andrews (Oklahoma)

    Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room bridges the realistic and fantasy potential of Oklahoma Tight End Mark Andrews. What makes a tight end a productive receiver? The simple answer is a general one: He has enough height, strength, burst, and agility to separate from defenders into open space and the hand-eye coordination to catch the football. […]

  • RSP Boiler Room No. 108: The Oddity of QB Mason Rudolph (OK St.)

    RSP Boiler Room No. 108: The Oddity of QB Mason Rudolph (OK St.)

      Matt Waldman’s RSP Boiler Room examines Oklahoma State QB Mason Rudolph’s vertical accuracy and current skill with reading and manipulating coverage.  Mason Rudolph is an odd prospect. Most quarterbacks have better accuracy within a range of 25 yards and under. Rudolph has better accuracy on vertical throws. I’ve studied around 200 attempts thus far, […]