2016 Mover of the Year – David Johnson

Year in and year out, the Mover of the Year blog post ends up being my favorite one to write. Many people may think it’s relatively easy to select the recipient of the award but in reality it gets relatively nerve-wrecking because it’s something that to me I just have to get right! Because of…

2016 All-Movement Team: Defense & Special Teams

Picking up where we left off yesterday, we now come to our 2016 All-Movement Team for Defense and Special Teams. As you will see below, we see some all too familiar faces as well as some potential upsets with some players getting leapfrogged because of some of their highly proficient peers. Defensive Line/End General Movement…

2016 Play of the Week – Week 17

Game: Chiefs at Chargers Play: The King of the Hill strikes again What makes this the BTS Play of the Week? I will be the first to admit that there are times that I may sound like a broken record here at Football Beyond the Stats. Usually this is for a very good reason; it…

2016 Play of the Week – Week 12

Game: Cardinals at Falcons Play: Cut after cut Gabriel maneuvers his way around Cardinals What makes this the BTS Play of the Week? There are a few times every season where you likely end up scratching your head upon hearing the name of the player who produced the standout movement performance of the week. It…

2016 Play of the Week – Week 11

Game: Jaguars at Lions Play: Roberts on the return What makes this the BTS Play of the Week? If you’ve followed this blog, particularly the Play of the Week series, you know that some of the most standout motor performances on any given Sunday come from the solutions that NFL players come up with for…