TITLE

SWARM TO DAYLIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Maule, Tex
PUB. DATE
November 1972
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;11/13/1972, Vol. 37 Issue 20, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the return of the running game in professional football 1972. The running game has been used primarily to give the receivers a rest. Accoridng to the author, what prompted this re-emphasis of the run is that bringing each of the hash marks 3 7/12 yards closer to the field's center has made the defenders' job harder both on the pass and the run. Another reason is that the use of pass-conscious zone defenses has paved the way for the runners who populate backfields.
ACCESSION #
53799819

 

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