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Film Room: Marshon Lattimore
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Film Room: Marshon Lattimore

New Orleans' rookie cornerback is every bit as good as you've been led to believe -- but he's not the only reason the Saints have finally turned their defense around.

3 comments, Last at 19 Nov 2017, 2:34am by ClavisRa
Film Room: Carson Wentz
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Film Room: Carson Wentz

When a young quarterback develops, his coaches learn to trust him, and the talent around him improves, an offense can improve exponentially. Derrik Klassen shows how the Philadelphia offense has improved so radically in just one year.

12 comments, Last at 03 Nov 2017, 3:20pm by bingo762
Film Room: Mitchell Trubisky
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Film Room: Mitchell Trubisky

Derrik Klassen breaks down the rookie quarterback's tape and finds huge holes in his game -- but plenty of cause for excitement as well.

8 comments, Last at 26 Oct 2017, 6:40pm by JustBod
Film Room: Matthew Stafford
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Film Room: Matthew Stafford

The Lions quarterback is the highest-paid player in the NFL. So why does Detroit's game plan give him so few opportunities to make big-time plays?

18 comments, Last at 06 Oct 2017, 9:25pm by Duff Soviet Union
Film Room: Rams Offense
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Film Room: Rams Offense

Jared Goff and Todd Gurley suffered through a disastrous season in 2016, but Sean McVay's schemes have put both players in a position to succeed.

10 comments, Last at 22 Sep 2017, 3:19pm by Raiderjoe