Inside the Huddle: The difference between a free safety and a strong safety
By Kevin Richardson
The Baltimore Sun|
Oct 17, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Inside the Huddle, we look at the role and functions of the safety position in today's NFL. (Kevin Richardson / Baltimore Sun video)
Inside the Huddle is a weekly video feature examining and explaining a different position on the football field.
This week, we take a look at the safety position. What’s the different between a free safety and a strong safety?
In years past, there was a distinct difference between the two positions. In recent years, the position has changed. We talked with All-Pro safety Eric Weddle and Ravens teammate Tony Jefferson about the safety position in today’s NFL.