Tag: Wide receiver technique

  • Hands to the Sky, Feet on the Ground: A Lesson for WRs

    Hands to the Sky, Feet on the Ground: A Lesson for WRs

    Positional technique and film study became an interest of mine in the late 1990s and I can recall a magazine feature in ESPN where Sterling Sharpe critiqued an incoming class of wideouts. One of those players was Packers’ draft pick Derrick Mayes, a top prospect from Notre Dame. Sharpe criticized Mayes’ tendency to leave his […]

  • Emerging NFL Talents: WR Eric Decker

    Although my takes on the players in the next series of posts might be useful to fantasy owners, this isn’t a fantasy football article. I’m not projecting stats. I’m writing about talented players whose portfolio of work reveal techniques and behaviors that I think translate well to the NFL game. At the end of the […]