Originally Posted by Mick
In my opinion, it is easier for a player like NLBwell to improve since he was once an excellent player before the injuries and time off. Bad players who don't have coaches can't fix their forms and usually lack the dedication needed to advance to the next level. It's much tougher for them.
Big difference between "improving" to get closer to what was previously your level, vs improving to a level higher than you've ever previously been.