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: Beatdown by the Bay
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Word of Muth: Beatdown by the Bay

The Raiders moved into sole possession of first place in the AFC West last weekend, and they did it by manhandling a defense that carried Denver to a Super Bowl win last season.

10 comments, Last at 13 Nov 2016, 12:54pm by Bright Blue Shorts
Word of Muth: Punch and Counterpunch
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Word of Muth: Punch and Counterpunch

Ben Muth's study of Carolina's offensive line turned into a study of players like Deone Bucannon, and the pros and cons of asking safeties to play linebacker.

4 comments, Last at 05 Nov 2016, 1:37pm by yayFootball
Word of Muth: Tampa Bay's Good Day
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Word of Muth: Tampa Bay's Good Day

Ben Muth explains how Tampa Bay's backup running backs trampled all over San Francisco last week.

4 comments, Last at 31 Oct 2016, 5:53am by RobotBoy
Word of Muth: Silver and Blah
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Word of Muth: Silver and Blah

Our offensive line expert was disappointed and underwhelmed by the Oakland Raiders in their loss to Kansas City last weekend.

9 comments, Last at 25 Sep 2017, 12:55am by nicivihi1
Word of Muth: Carolina Shuffle
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Word of Muth: Carolina Shuffle

An injury to Michael Oher left Carolina moving lineman all over the place, and as Ben Muth explains, that caused all sorts of problems against Atlanta.

6 comments, Last at 10 Oct 2016, 9:13am by Aaron Brooks Good Twin
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.

13 comments, Last at 22 Jan 2018, 7:10am by panistefanin
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