TITLE

WEEK 12 MATCHUP

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Sporting News;12/2/2005, Vol. 229 Issue 48, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article compares the performance of football players Dallas Clark and Troy Polamalu. Clark runs excellent routes and gains separation in man-to-man coverage by beating linebackers and safeties with his combination of size and speed. When Polamalu is in the box, he'll match up against Clark in zone coverage, working in the flats where Clark will run his quick out routes. Polamalu is frequently used as a blitzer.
ACCESSION #
19007657

 

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