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Beast of Burden: Denver’s Defense

For much of Peyton Manning‘s incredible career, his offenses have been tasked with carrying the team to victory. Depending on your definition of success, those offenses were either very successful, pretty successful, or frustratingly disappointing.1 The problem with being too reliant on one group is that, if that group struggles, the team typically cannot find a way to overcome the adversity. Smaller players built to rush the passer while playing with double-digit leads aren’t usually quite as effective at stopping opponents from running the ball.…

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Hello world…

Welcome to GridFe, where we’ll seek to explore all things gridiron. I am the former owner of the now-defunct semi-daily blog NFLsGreatest.co.nf. I retired the site to devote more time to family and less to football, but I couldn’t shake my desire to write about the sport I love. You may have read some of my posts at Football Perspective. If you’re familiar with the format, I’m hoping for something similar – a blog where we can discuss stats, players, coaches, techniques, or just bizarre…

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