Attention NFL defenders: if you see Patriots fullback Jakob Johnson heading towards you, it might be a good business decision to get the hell out of the way. One Titans defender learned this lesson the hard way in New England’s second preseason game in Tennessee, with Johnson laying down some serious punishment on the way to a Pats TD.
Jakob Johnson killed a guy. pic.twitter.com/BeV03DWTOs
— Zack Cox (@ZackCoxNESN) August 17, 2019
The I-formation is rapidly going out of style in the NFL, even at the goal line, but leave it to Bill Belichick to reinvent his offense with some old school tactics. To the surprise of no one, it’s working.