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  1. Philip Rivers completing short passes for long gains

    Eric D. Williams

    ESPN NFL reporter Kevin Seifert offers this meaty analysis piece on the increase of completion percentages and passing efficiency in the NFL this season. And San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers is the poster boy for this trend. Rivers...

    Blog | October 09, 2014
  2. Northwestern tops Penn State 29-6

    Trevor Siemian ran for three touchdowns and passed for 258 yards to lead Northwestern past Penn State 29-6 on Saturday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | September 27, 2014
  3. No. 6 Texas A&M off to first 4-0 start since 2006

    Kenny Hill had 322 yards of total offense playing only the first half, Jeremy Tabuyo turned two short passes into touchdowns and sixth-ranked Texas A&M rolled to a 58-6 victory Saturday at SMU.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | September 20, 2014
  4. Aggies off to first 4-0 start since 2006

    Associated Press

    Kenny Hill had 322 yards of total offense playing only the first half, Jeremy Tabuyo turned two short passes into touchdowns and sixth-ranked Texas A&M rolled to a 58-6 victory Saturday at SMU.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2014
  5. Bengals lose A.J. Green, but beat Falcons 24-10

    Running back Giovani Bernard picked up a Bengals offense missing receiver A.J. Green on Sunday, turning short passes into big plays, and Cincinnati's defense held down yet another top quarterback for a 24-10 victory over the Atlanta Falcons.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | September 14, 2014
  6. Washington Redskins mailbag: Part 1

    John Keim

    ASHBURN, Va. -- In Part 1 of the Redskins mailbag: Searching for a little hope, wondering about Robert Griffin III's game and the strategy of throwing short passes and more. Enjoy. @john_keim #jkmailbag Too much negativity on my TL! Who pleasantly...

    Blog | September 12, 2014
  7. Flacco's short passes go a long way

    David Sabino, ESPN Stats & Information

    AP Photo/Nick WassFlacco's eyes (and passes) stayed close to the line of scrimmage against the Steelers. For just the third time in 13 meetings since 2008, the margin of victory between the Ravens and Steelers was more than three points. A lot more. ...

    Blog | September 12, 2014
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  9. Matt Cassel on target with short throws

    Ben Goessling

    ST. LOUIS -- Coming into Sunday's game with the St. Louis Rams, Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner said the presence of the Rams' disruptive pass rush wouldn't necessarily limit the Vikings' offense to a diet of short passes. In the ...

    Blog | September 07, 2014
  10. NFL - Eli Manning and New York Giants' offense poised to bounce b...

    Steve Palazzolo

    Last year, Eli Manning was one of the worst quarterbacks in football and the Giants' overall offense struggled. Can he and Big Blue turn it around in 2014?

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2014
  11. RG III report: Strong finish

    John Keim

    RICHMOND, Va. -- With the speed the Washington Redskins have at receiver, if defenses don't get home on the blitz, the Redskins will be in position for some big plays on short passes. We saw that the other day when quarterback Robert Griffin III hit ...

    Blog | July 28, 2014
  12. Clemson slices Buckeyes with short passes

    ESPN Stats & Information

    Streeter Lecka/Getty ImagesOhio State didn't have an answer for Tajh Boyd and Sammy Watkins Friday In a game that featured six turnovers and four lead changes, the Clemson Tigers had the last score and also the last takeaway to earn their first BCS ...

    Blog | January 04, 2014
  13. Keys to comeback: Patriots 34, Broncos 31

    ESPN Stats & Information

    Besides the fumble at game's end, what were the keys to the biggest come-from-behind win in New England Patriots history? Brady's short game Patriots quarterback Tom Brady excelled with his short passes. He completed 20 of 24 throws that trave...

    Blog | November 25, 2013
  14. Keys to victory: Newton, Newton, Newton

    ESPN Stats & Information

    What were the keys to the Carolina Panthers 31-13 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday night? There was really only one: the continued rise of Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. Newton effective with the short passes Newton has su...

    Blog | October 25, 2013
  15. Keys to victory: Bears defeat Giants, 27-21

    ESPN Stats & Information

    What were the three biggest keys to the Chicago Bears win over the New York Giants on Thursday night? The short passes worked Jay Cutler was 20-of-27 for 187 yards and two touchdowns on throws that traveled 10 yards or fewer. Cutler's 27 attempts...

    Blog | October 11, 2013
  16. On slowing Charles, KC's short passes

    Paul Kuharsky

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Kansas City Chiefs are fueled by short passes. Their average gain on a completion is 10.9 yards and quarterback Alex Smith's average yards per attempt is at 6.6. But a lot of those yards are after the catch, not before it. ...

    Blog | October 03, 2013
  17. Third-down red-zone throws to rookie: why?

    Tim MacMahon

    IRVING, Texas - Why the heck do the Dallas Cowboys keep throwing short passes to rookie receiver Terrance Williams on third-and-long in the red zone? They've done it in both games so far this season. It hasn't come close to working either time. ...

    Blog | September 16, 2013