I’m going to do a player breakdown of a lot of the players that people have graded in the first few rounds, and they’ll come out every couple of days or so as I get a good enough feel for the guys I’m watching to put together what I consider a quality evaluation.
Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.
It’s a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don’t mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that’s a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.
A college basketball standout whose NBA dreams ended because of a rare disease is a new spokesman for the Marfan Foundation.
The supplemental draft allows qualified underclassmen who did not request early entry into the regular draft to have a chance at entering the NFL.
A look at the stories creating buzz on social media sites like Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and others.
The Houston Texans have made South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon (jah-DAY’-vee-ahn) Clowney the first pick in the NFL draft.
In this edition of Touch All Four, a Tony Romo autographed football is given away for the winner of this edition of Touch All Four.
University of Missouri All-American Michael Sam says he is gay, and the defensive end could become the first openly homosexual player in the NFL.
Which player should come off the fantasy boards first overall? Our Sports Verdict team debates!
Rookie running back Joseph Randle smiles when he talks about moving from being an Oklahoma State Cowboy to being a Dallas Cowboy. But true Cowboys happiness will have to wait until his thumb heals.
There is something more than a little fraudulent about media members issuing “draft grades.’’ The pretense is that we know – better than, say, the Dallas Cowboys know – who is the right outside linebacker from Nowhere State who should be selected with pick No. 185.