2017 Play of the Week – Week 13

Game: 49ers at Bears Play: The Human Joystick playing his own video game once again What makes this the BTS Play of the Week? After the past two weeks, believe it or not, week 13’s top movement performance did NOT come at the hands, feet, and kinesthetic sense of Antonio Brown or Julio Jones. Really,…

2017 Play of the Week – Week 5

Game: Nelson Agholor getting creative & showing authenticity  Play: Cardinals at Eagles What makes this the BTS Play of the Week? With the plethora of outstanding plays that are coordinated in highly skillful manners across the League each week, it’s somewhat rare for us to see our top movement performance come from the same team…

Player Movement Evaluation – Barry Sanders: Is he the greatest mover of all time?

Three years ago, I wrote a movement analysis that I had intended would start a trend on Football Beyond the Stats when I published a breakdown of an all-time great, Deion Sanders. In case you missed it then, here is that blog post: https://footballbeyondthestats.wordpress.com/2013/08/19/deionsanders/ Though it was well-received at the time, I greatly dropped the…

2015 All-Movement Team: Offense

In case you’ve been waiting patiently for it…it’s finally here! For the third year in a row, here is the one “All-fill-in-blank NFL Team” that differs significantly from all others out there regarding the evaluation process. Our list is the only one you will find anywhere that is devised on all-around on-field movement proficiency and…