In this weekly article, Pro Football Spotlight will bring you the statistical analysis of the recent Broncos game. PFS will take a look at where the Broncos chose to run the ball and what players were called on to work certain parts of the field. For example: Did you know that the Broncos averaged 9.4 yards off their right guard area?
Let’s take a look at those blocking grades…
Below, you can find the top contributors to the Broncos game.
If you want a more in-depth analysis on where the Broncos were running…then check out the chart, below. In the chart, you will find the number of attempts toward each offensive line position, average yards, per area, and which players were used to attack those areas.
Where did the Broncos rush the ball?
|Left End.||Left Tackle||Left Guard||Up the Middle||Right Guard||Right Tackle||Right End|
- The Broncos ran the ball 14 times directly at the center of the formation. They only averaged 3.2 yards, per carry, when they did, however.
- As the Broncos worked their way out, farther away from the center of the formation, their production improved. Every area outside the center averaged over 5 yards, per attempt.
- Lance Ball gets the bulk of his carries to the right and right/center of the formation.
- Tebow does not have many carries this week.
Broncos Passing Game
| 2011 Target By Zone Chart
||–|| L.Ball 1/1-6
||–|| E.Royal 1/1-7
**Graph shows the number of times a player was targeted in a specific area and the total yards receiving in that area.
- This week, D.Thomas is Tebow’s favorite target when going deep. He targeted Thomas 4 times, deep. Three of those deep targets where to the deep left zone.
- Tebow spreads the ball around in the short game. However, he prefers the short left and middle zones.
- D.Thomas is targeted 3 times in the short zones, all of them in the short left area. E.Decker gets 2 targets in the short zones and pulls in one.
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