Quote Originally Posted by Haloti92 View Post
LOL. They do line up shoulder to shoulder for the most part. I am not sure how much extra distance can be saved by squeezing, plus you need some freedom of motion. And obviously, it is more than one step to get outside even the most squeezed O-line. It is probably 3 yards to each side, considering 2.5 jumbos with pads from center to outside shoulder of tackle.
YOu are trying to say 5 men are 18 feet wide, shoulder to shoulder? Try half that, even 300 poounders. How they are currently lined up they can probably squeeze entire people into each hole. Thus they DOUBLE the width of the pocket, when being in the pocket is a HUGELY negative thing.