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NFL Mock Draft 2013: New York Jets Select Utah Defensive Tackle Star Lotulelei
April 23rd, 2013 at 1:45 PM
The New York Jets acquired the No. 13 pick in the 2013 NFL Draft by completing the Darrelle Revis trade with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The pick gives the Jets a ton of flexibility in this year's NFL Draft, with opportunities to trade down and still have a high pick...

NFL Mock Draft 2013: Arizona Cardinals Select Lane Johnson
April 22nd, 2013 at 8:45 AM
The Arizona Cardinals have addressed their quarterback need prior to the 2013 NFL Draft. Whether Carson Palmer is a real answer remains to be seen, but the acquisition combined with the general lack of punch with this year's quarterback class means the Cardinals will be adding to their roster at...

NFL Mock Draft 2013: Cleveland Browns Select Ezekiel Ansah
April 22nd, 2013 at 6:26 AM
Ezekiel Ansah is one of the more intriguing prospects in the 2013 NFL Draft. While some see greatness in his athletic potential, he's a bit of an enigma. The physical tools are undeniable but on the field the product wasn't always all that impressive. Ezekiel Ansah reminds many of Jason...

Houston Texans: 2013 NFL Draft Team Needs
April 14th, 2013 at 11:58 PM
The Houston Texans have to be feeling the pinch at this point. Consecutive second round exits from the playoffs the past two seasons and now there's a new gunslinger in Indianapolis, with Andrew Luck entering his second season after leading the Colts to the playoffs as a rookie in 2012....

NFL Invites 23 Prospects to Attend 2013 NFL Draft
April 11th, 2013 at 9:49 AM
Each year the NFL invites a group of select prospects to attend the NFL Draft in person, adding to the excitement of the early selections as we get to see the player get a call from the team that selects him and get up on stage with Roger Goodell. As...

Minnesota Vikings: 2013 NFL Draft Team Needs
March 31st, 2013 at 11:05 PM
After the Percy Harvin trade the Minnesota Vikings now have two first round selections: No. 23 and No. 25 overall in the 2013 NFL Draft. That gives the Viking ammunition if they choose to move up and grab a specific player they want, or they can come away with two...

Mike Hermann is a Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Quarterback with Chance at Being Drafted into NFL
March 25th, 2013 at 12:08 PM
There are plenty of unlikely 2013 NFL Draft prospects this year, which include Mount Union wide receiver Jasper Collins and Army quarterback Trent Steelman. Joining them is Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute quarterback Mike Hermann, who slots in behind Jasper Collins as one of the few Division III players with a real...

2013 NFL Draft: Michigan Quarterback Denard Robinson All Over the Draft Board
March 1st, 2013 at 8:24 PM
Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson isn't being viewed as a quarterback prospect heading into the 2013 NFL Draft, but he's still one of the more intriguing prospects. Denard Robinson has obvious speed, athleticism and playmaking ability with the ball in his hands, but where does he fit in the NFL? Many...

NFL Combine 2013: NFL Teams Ask 2013 NFL Draft Prospects Interesting Questions
February 27th, 2013 at 9:09 PM
NFL teams want to everything about every prospect they might consider in the 2013 NFL Draft. At the 2013 NFL Combine, they got the opportunity to ask a lot of questions about topics that could change the way they view a prospect. For some teams, this included sexual preference of...

2013 NFL Combine Ends Today: Look Back at Major Developments
February 26th, 2013 at 10:20 AM
The 2013 NFL Combine will come to an end today and it certainly didn't disappoint. Some 2013 NFL Draft prospects boosted their stock, others flopped, records fell and idiotic statements were made. Taking a look back at the week-long event that brings together NFL talent evaluators, the best college football...

NFL Combine 2013: Marcus Lattimore Set to Shock the World?
February 21st, 2013 at 2:12 PM
If you followed Marcus Lattimore of South Carolina prior to his horrific injury last season, you probably had a hunch that it wasn't the end for him. A special athlete and an extremely hard worker, Marcus Lattimore was expected to do everything in his power to work his way back...

2013 NFL Combine: Aptitude Test to Join Wonderlic Test in Scouting Process for 2013 NFL Draft
February 18th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The 2013 NFL Combine will feature a new test for 2013 NFL Draft prospects: an aptitude test, which will help supplement the results of the now-famous Wonderlic Test given to each aspiring NFL player. The Wonderlic Test has always been one of the most controversial aspects of the scouting process...

2013 NFL Draft: Georgia Linebacker Alec Ogletree Charged with DUI
February 17th, 2013 at 6:58 PM
There are plenty of prospects in the 2013 NFL Draft that have done damage to their own draft stock with poor decisions off the field. The latest is Alec Ogletree of Georgia. The linebacker was considered one of the top prospects in the entire 2013 NFL Draft, but after being...

2013 NFL Draft: Jasper Collins of Mount Union Among 2013 NFL Combine Snubs
February 8th, 2013 at 9:12 PM
The NFL Combine is an opportunity for some of the nation's top prospects to do some things with very little correlation to the football field. They'll run the 40-yard dash, rep out 225 pounds on the bench press and do some other speed and agility testing that will provide a...

2013 NFL Draft: West Virginia Quarterback Geno Smith
February 1st, 2013 at 4:41 PM
The 2013 NFL Draft has an interesting group of quarterbacks. Geno Smith of West Virginia is generally regarded as the top prospect in the bunch and has been projected to go first overall to the Kansas City Chiefs at the 2013 NFL Draft. Some would prefer Texas A&M tackle Luke...

2013 NFL Draft: Georgia Outside Linebacker Jarvis Jones Falling Because of Spinal Stenosis?
January 30th, 2013 at 7:47 PM
The past few days we have focused on some of the top tackles in the 2013 NFL Draft, but now we are going to turn our attention to one of the top pass rushers. Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones is first up, but there are some major questions surrounding him...

2013 NFL Draft: Will Lane Johnson Join Luke Joeckel in the First Round?
January 28th, 2013 at 9:49 PM
Yesterday we detailed how Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel has a good chance of being taken first overall in the 2013 NFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs. Today, we are going to take a look at another tackle with a chance of going early, Lane Johnson of Oklahoma....

Manti Te’o Girlfriend Drama: Impact on His 2013 NFL Draft Stock?
January 24th, 2013 at 4:39 PM
The Manti Te'o girlfriend story is one of the weirdest in the sports world in recent memory. It started out as one of the most inspiring, but quickly became twisted into one of the strangest. Today, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o did an interview with Katie Couric in an attempt...

2013 NFL Draft: Marcus Lattimore of South Carolina to Be Ready for 2013 Season?
January 23rd, 2013 at 10:59 PM
There are plenty of wild stories surrounding the 2013 NFL Draft: the twisted tale of Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o and his fake girlfriend, Tyrann Mathieu of LSU getting ready for the draft and Marcus Lattimore of South Carolina trying to come back from a horrific leg injury. The Marcus...

2012 NFL Draft Grades – New York Jets – AFC East
May 7th, 2012 at 6:53 PM
The New York Jets went into the 2012 NFL Draft with some major work to do. The team finished 8-8 after back-to-back appearances in the AFC Championship Game and while they had some glaring holes, their salary cap situation wouldn't allow them to address all of those needs in free...