Tag Archives: Defense

Cowboys are playing with fire

The Dallas Cowboys finished 26th in the league in passing yards allowed last season, surrendering a total of 4,167 yards through the air. Quarterbacks completed an astounding 67.1 percent of…

Cavs are fighting porous defense and NBA history

His team’s defense is just not working anymore, but Lue is holding onto hope that he will be able to unveil some wrinkles when the postseason tips off next month….

Pats defense to get rare challenge

They may have been muted a bit last night on offense, but the only AFC team that has the firepower to match Tom Brady in a shootout is on its…

Patriots to trade Jamie Collins

From the outside looking in, the Monday’s Jamie Collins trade was the most stupefying of the Bill Belichick era because of the timing. “Jamie is a huge piece of our…

McCourty says no added pressure on defense

Patriots safety Devin McCourty readily admits that Tom Brady’s absence will mark a rather dramatic change for the team. While the four games Brady will sit out at the start…

Northside Boys Claim River Valley Cup

“We had to be (aggressive) because there were parts of the game where we didn’t have the ball; therefore, we had to defend a lot, but they managed to, in…