Mailbag: On QB Development, Patriots Hall of Famers, Sproles-Sized Pass Rushers

Monday March 27th, 2017

Another madcap mailbag, including plenty of football knowledge crammed down your throat.

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This week’s show:

• Shouldn’t college coaches be responsible for better preparing their quarterbacks for the NFL? — 1:41

• Why the lack of Belichick era Patriots in the Hall of Fame? — 11:11

• What would your philosophical approach to free agency be? — 20:04

• Why do athletic freaks get drafted ahead of high-character guys, when the high-character guys usually pan out better? — 26:02

• If offenses can get defenses to tip their hand by flexing a fullback out wide, can defenses counter by playing zone out of a man set-up, or vice versa? — 29:22

• How has the new CBA practice rules affected teams? — 32:35

• Are, like, Belichick’s former assistants going around the AFC sabotaging other teams by acquiring terrible quarterbacks? — 35:42

• How does Jimme Ward fit at free safety? — 41:40

• In light of the 7-footer as a red zone receiving threat question, how about a Darren Sproles-sized guy as a pass-rush specialist? — 43:20

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