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Inside the Huddle: The difference between a free safety and a strong safety

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?

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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.

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