MHR University

Mile High Report began this series of posts in 2008 with the goal in mind of educating fans on the lesser known nuances of the game. As fans ourselves, this exercise also helps us attain a better grasp of the game and its concepts. We hope you enjoy these posts as much as we do!

An 'under'standing of Denver's defensive line

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How does the Under begin the task of shutting down an offense? It starts with stopping the run, and nowhere is that more apparent than in the roles and responsibilities of the defensive linemen.

Understanding the "Under" in Denver's base defense

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It's no secret that Denver runs a 4-3 "under" front defense, but is this designation accurate enough for the kind of insight that MHR readers demand? All the ins, outs and 'unders' of the base...

MHR University: Game Theory and The Art of War

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Sun Tzu would be proud to know he was one of the originators of modern day game theory!

MHR University: Zone Blocking

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If you ever wanted to know anything about zone blocking this is the place to be!

Alex Gibbs: Zone Blocking 101

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Amazing footage of Alex Gibbs teaching the zone blocking system to other coaches. There are about 5 different videos all about an hour long. Be prepared to nerd out!

MHR University: The 5-2 Defense

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This is one topic I've been wanting to write about for some time. Before the season started I felt that the Broncos switching tot he 5-2 defense would be a smart move with their current roster and...

MHR University: Nickel for a Quarterback

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This week we are going to take a look at the nickel defense and it's sub packages.

MHR University: The 3-4 Defense

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In this installment I'm going to give you a bit of history about the 3-4 defense and the most common schemes in the game today.

MHR University: 4-3 Alignments

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In this 2nd installment of 2013 MHR University, Bronco Mike takes a look at the "Stack" "Over" and "Under" 4-3 alignments.

2013 MHR University: DT Gaps and Techniques

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Learn how to see and understand the game on a deeper level!

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MHR University - Defensive Line Substitutions

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MHR University - Defensive Line Substitutions

MHR University - Individual Roles on the Offensive Line

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How the offensive line works, some thoughts on left handed quarterbacks, and the 2010 Denver Broncos outlook.

MHR University - Weighted Formations

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MHR University - Weighted Formations

MHR University - The Five Foundations of Coaching

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MHR University - The Five Foundations of Coaching

MHR University - FB programs versus Singleback Programs (and a shocking conclusion)

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MHR University - FB programs versus Singleback Programs (and a shocking conclusion)

MHR University - Supreme Court Edition (American Needle Inc v. NFL)

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MHR University - Supreme Court Edition (American Needle verus NFL)

MHR Chalk Talk - Denver Broncos at Baltimore Ravens 2009

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Preview of the Ravens / Broncos game (2009)

MHR University - The 4-4 formation, and Wildhorse (Wildcat) References

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MHR University - The 4-4 formation, and Wildhorse (Wildcat) References

MHR University - The Denver Broncos 5-2 Formation

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A look at the Denver Broncos 5-2 formation.

MHR University - Ted Block part 2, Specific Tactics (by hoosierteacher and tedbartlett905)

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Detailed tactics on the Ted block scheme; a hypothetical play.

MHR University - The "TED Block" scheme (and why DJ should play RILB)

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Using the "Ted" linebacker to block to the QB for the "Mike" linebacker. (And the move of D.J. Williams to RILB is a good one).

MHR University - The 3-4; Red-Zone Adjustments

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Adjustments made for the 3-4 in the red zone.

An MHR University Special - Building Your Rep at MHR

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Guidelines for writing at MileHighReport.com

MHR University Special Report - A Profoundly Powerful Draft Strategy (2009)

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The real strategy behind the 2009 Denver Broncos draft.

MHR University - Cornerbacks and Strange Geometry

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What is the difference between "bump and run" and "press coverage"? How does a corner trail a receiver, but not get behind? Weird geometry; that's how!

MHR University - Smash-Mouth Systems at the NFL Level

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A look at the smash-mouth offenses in today's NFL.

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