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Film Study: How Pro Ready was Cleveland Browns Cornerback Denzel Ward?

Before breaking down Denzel Ward, I’ve included links to a few of my favorite X’s & O’s resources. Each book has greatly influenced the way in which I think about the game of football. No matter what side of the ball you are on, you will find a TON of common sense, usable information in each. Great knowledge, great writing, and great coaches!

 

As the fourth overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft, cornerback Denzel Ward enters the NFL with sky-high expectations.

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Film Study: It’s All in the Fundamentals

Derrick KindredJabrill Peppers (Photo: Aaron Doster, USA TODAY Sports)

There are plenty of positives to take from Sunday’s opening-season 21-21 tie with the Pittsburg Steelers.

Rookie Denzel Ward came away with two interceptions and recorded six tackles in his NFL debut.

Genard Avery (who looks to already be a steal) recorded a sack and forced a fumble.

Last year’s first overall pick Myles Garrett recorded six tackles, two sacks, two forced fumbles and found time to defend a pass.

As a unit, the squad forced six turnovers (three fumbles and three interceptions) to keep the team in what was a *very* winnable game.

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