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Word of Muth: Tampa Twosome
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Word of Muth: Tampa Twosome

They weren't perfect, but Tampa Bay's two youngest offensive linemen -- Donovan Smith and Ali Marpet -- shined in the Bucs' loss to Los Angeles.

10 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2016, 1:41am by evanh
Book Review: View from the O-Line
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Book Review: View from the O-Line

Testimonials from contemporary players like Nick Mangold carry the new book from legendary coach Howard Mudd, which takes you inside an offensive line meeting room.

5 comments, Last at 23 Sep 2016, 2:14pm by theslothook
Word of Muth: Oakland Impressions
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Word of Muth: Oakland Impressions

Our resident offensive line expert liked what he saw in the Raiders' win in New Orleans.

6 comments, Last at 19 Sep 2016, 8:45pm by Tundrapaddy
Word of Muth: 2016 Preview
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Word of Muth: 2016 Preview

FO's resident offensive line expert Ben Muth examines the three teams he'll be covering this year: the Raiders, Panthers, and Buccaneers.

5 comments, Last at 10 Sep 2016, 10:12am by Raiderfan
Word of Muth: Super Bowl Wrap-Up
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Word of Muth: Super Bowl Wrap-Up

An erratic but improving offensive line played a big part in Denver's championship win.

20 comments, Last at 24 Feb 2016, 8:53pm by tuluse
Word of Muth: Panthers' Run Game
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Word of Muth: Panthers' Run Game

Ben Muth likes Carolina's multiple run schemes, but he says the weakness on the Panthers' line might not be where you would expect.

23 comments, Last at 17 Feb 2016, 3:09am by FitzRoy
Word of Muth: Broncos Charge Ahead
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Word of Muth: Broncos Charge Ahead

Ben Muth says Denver's offensive line played well against Pittsburgh, but they will need to make some key strategic changes to get past New England and back to the Super Bowl.

14 comments, Last at 26 Feb 2016, 7:41am by Herron
Word of Muth: Penning In Peterson
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Word of Muth: Penning In Peterson

Our resident offensive line expert looks at the other side of the ball and explains how the Seahawks were able to shut down the NFL's leading rusher.

19 comments, Last at 15 Jan 2016, 11:36pm by Pen
Word of Muth: Denver Peaking
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Word of Muth: Denver Peaking

Ben Muth says that the Broncos' offensive line is playing its best football just as the playoffs are ready to start.

20 comments, Last at 08 Feb 2016, 4:07am by atworkforu
Word of Muth: Dallas in the Rear-View
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Word of Muth: Dallas in the Rear-View

Anyone who says the Cowboys had no offensive stars this season didn't pay enough attention to the offensive line.

12 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2016, 11:02pm by jonsilver