Originally Posted by Tarik One
You're kind of making his point. NFL defenders are too fast to allow this type of formation to work against them in the long run. They'll adjust like they always do and find a way to neutralize this college style offense.
People have been saying that all season though and the timeline keeps getting pushed further and further back. Again, there's nothing about the formation that determines it's effectiveness or limits the types of plays a team can run out of it, but I suppose since it was popularized in college it's doomed to fail eventually, even though that's how things in pro football have developed for as long as any of us have been watching football.