Word of Muth

Dive into the details of offensive line play with a former all-PAC-10 left tackle

Word Of Muth

Word of Muth: First Impressions
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Word of Muth: First Impressions

There wasn't much to like about the Giants' offensive line against Dallas. And the problems start at right tackle, not left. Ben Muth explains.

6 comments, Last at 01 Oct 2017, 1:49pm by wiilaim11
Word of Muth: 2017 Preview
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Word of Muth: 2017 Preview

Our resident offensive line expert breaks down the three teams he'll be covering this season: the Packers, the Chargers, and the Giants. Is Ereck Flowers really that bad? We seek answers!

13 comments, Last at 07 Sep 2017, 7:34pm by gmoney_714
Word of Muth: Super Bowl Preview
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Word of Muth: Super Bowl Preview

The Falcons and Patriots got to the Super Bowl thanks in part to the excellent play of their offensive lines -- but that doesn't mean they don't have flaws to exploit.

11 comments, Last at 04 Feb 2017, 6:07pm by Andrew Potter
Word of Muth: Falcons Roll Seahawks
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Word of Muth: Falcons Roll Seahawks

While Atlanta's backs and receivers have gotten most of the credit this season, Ben Muth likes what he saw from their offensive line against Seattle -- especially from the guards and center Alex Mack

7 comments, Last at 23 Jan 2017, 2:54am by Vincent Verhei
Word of Muth: Adios, Oakland
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Word of Muth: Adios, Oakland

Our resident offensive line expert says goodbye to one of his favorite teams, as the Raiders' season ends on a down note.

9 comments, Last at 19 Jan 2017, 6:31pm by atworkforu
Word of Muth: Raiders-Texans II
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Word of Muth: Raiders-Texans II

Ben Muth looks at the performance of Oakland's offensive line in their first game against Houston this season and finds reasons for optimism -- and concern.

4 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2017, 5:23pm by GeraldKleeptis
Word of Muth: Gosder Goes Down
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Word of Muth: Gosder Goes Down

Nobody on Tampa Bay's offensive line looked very good against Dallas, but Ben Muth points out that veteran Gosder Cherilus was worst of all.

2 comments, Last at 25 Dec 2016, 11:00am by Dr. Mooch
Word of Muth: Panthers Puzzle
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Word of Muth: Panthers Puzzle

With so many moving parts on Carolina's offensive line this year, it's hard to tell just what went right or wrong. Ben Muth looks for a solution.

4 comments, Last at 19 Dec 2016, 3:37pm by Vincent Verhei

Word of Muth: Most Valuable Protection

Derek Carr's name has been bouncing about in the MVP discussion lately, but Ben Muth shows that he's getting plenty of help from his big uglies.

4 comments, Last at 13 Dec 2016, 8:19pm by Vincent Verhei
Word of Muth: Troubles in Tampa
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Word of Muth: Troubles in Tampa

The Buccaneers dominated Chicago in a blowout win last weekend, but our resident offensive line expert explains that they had all kinds of problems keeping the Bears away from their quarterback.

7 comments, Last at 27 Sep 2017, 4:07am by fehudore