Saturday, December 16, 2017

Ralph Webb’s NFL Draft Dilemma

Ralph Webb finished the 2016 season as the SEC's #4 rusher with 1172 yards on the ground. As an integral part of the Vanderbilt offense he find himself in an interesting position as a redshirt junior with one year...

Will Derrick Henry be drafted in the first round in the 2016 NFL Draft?

Last month Derrick Henry's draft stock shot up signifigantly by winning the Heisman Trophy. Before being invited to New York for the ceremony Henry was thought to be a third or fourth round pick according to most draft experts....

Greg Ward Jr NFL Stock on the rise after dominant showing against FSU in...

Greg Ward Jr took the college football world by storm in 2015 passing for 2590 yards and 16 touchdowns, not to mention rushing for over a thousand yards as well. Houston won the American Athletic Conference and defeated #9...

Keith Marshall could be the Darkhorse RB in the 2016 NFL Draft

Sometimes when you have great players in your program really good ones get lost in the shuffle and buried on the depth chart. It happened to Matt Cassel who backed up Carson Palmer and Matt Leinart at USC. He...

Caleb Azubike could Anchor Down in the NFL despite injury plagued career at Vanderbilt

Caleb Azubike surprised a lot of people on National Signing Day when he spurned some big time college football programs signing with Vanderbilt in 2012. The Nashville native felt at home just down the street on West End...

Brandon Burks improves draft stock at Troy Pro Day

Brandon Burks put himself on the map today at the Troy Pro Day in Troy, Alabama. Burks ran the 40 in 4.41 which would've tied for second best at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis last week. Burks also bench...

Who will draft Dak Prescott?

Dak Prescott was arguably the SEC's best quarterback last season. Coming into the year the Mississippi State faithful had high hopes for Prescott heading into his senior year. As a Junior he led the team to the #1 ranking...

Brandon Allen is an intriguing prospect in the NFL Draft

Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen really stepped up in 2015. After passing for 2285 yards and 20 touchdowns in 2014 Allen exploded last year for 3440 yards and 30 TDs in his senior season in Fayetteville. Now he is on...

Where will Jake Coker get drafted?

After an up and down year Jake Coker put an exclamation point at the end of the 2015 season by winning the National Championship Game against Clemson. Coker shook off a bad first half with four sacks and came...

Scheu, Williamson and Weatherly Shine at Vanderbilt Pro Day

28 NFL teams diverged on the Vanderbilt campus today in Nashville for the school's annual Pro Day. Among the teams on campus were the Chiefs, Bengals, Browns, Broncos, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars, Jets, Panthers, Cowboys, Texans, Titans, Steelers, Cardinals, Chargers,...

Ash Joins Bielema’s Staff as Offensive Analyst

Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema announced Thursday the hiring of Rob Ash as the program’s offensive analyst. Ash, a 36-year veteran head coach, most recently served as head coach at Montana State University from 2007-15. “We are very excited to...

WE SPIN THE WHEEL AND LOSE AGAIN

Curse you, NFL Draft! Why can you not make Atlanta's picks for them!? Why do you torture them so?! Why are they taking their second round option and paying him round 1 money? Why do the Falcons rely on...

James Bradberry and Michael Pierce impress at Samford Pro Day

Samford cornerback James Bradberry had a great showing at his Pro Day earlier today. Bradberry ran a 4.50 at the Combine last week in Indianapolis but today shaved his time down to 4.40 which would've tied him for sixth...

Could Arkansas RB Alex Collins be a first round draft pick in 2016?

If Alex Collins' last game as a Razorback was Saturday at the Liberty Bowl, he went out with a bang. Collins lifted the Hog past a tough Kansas State team with 185 yards rushing a three touchdowns, one of...

Jake Coker not invited to the NFL Combine

What do Indiana QB Nate Sudfeld, Liberty QB Josh Woodrum and Wisconsin QB Joel Stave have in common? None of them won a National Championship but all three are going to the NFL Combine later this month in Indianapolis....

Colts–Where Draft focus should be.

There are many hopeful fans out there (myself included) who believe THIS will be the year their beloved "blue and white" will solidify the struggling offensive line. From the outside, it appears that if they can get that unit cleaned...

How far will Dak Prescott fall after DUI?

Mississippi State QB Dak Prescott was thought to be a second or third round draft pick next month in the 2016 NFL Draft. After throwing for over 300 yards against LSU and Alabama's NFL-caliber defenses and holding every passing...

A’Shawn Robinson leaves Alabama for the NFL Draft

A’Shawn Robinson announced yesterday that he will forgo his senior season at Alabama and enter the 2016 NFL Draft. It wasn't really a big surprise but the big defensive lineman made it official at a press conference in Tuscaloosa...

Marquez North’s Draft Stock on the Rise After NFL Combine

Marquez North has quietly improved his draft stock after a solid showing at the NFL Combine. While most scouts panned the receiving corps 40 times and deemed the group "slow" the former Vol receiver ran a 4.48 and was...

The Least Publicized Alabama Prospect

What if I told you that the best offensive lineman in this year's NFL Draft was probably the least publicized in recent history? What if I told you that prospect was the smartest, most athletic offensive lineman on a SEC...

Who will trade up in the draft for Jared Goff?

Headed into the NFL Combine next month Jared Goff has emerged as the top QB in the 2016 NFL Draft. Goff lit up PAC-12 defenses all year throwing for 4,719 yards and 43 TDs last season has put him...

Deshaun Watson’s 2017 NFL Draft Stock Soaring after career night against Bama

Even though his team came up short last night against Alabama in the Finals of the College Football Playoff Deshaun Watson was the star of the game. Watson lit up the Crimson Tide defense for 405 yards and 4...

Glenn Gronkowski leaving Kansas State for the NFL Draft

Kansas State fullback Glenn Gronkowski will enter the NFL Draft and forego his senior season in Manhattan, KS. The youngest Gronkowski made the announcement made the announcement yesterday after his team lost to Arkansas in the Liberty Bowl. Gronkowski is...

Kentucky NFL Pro Day Set for March 4 in Nutter Field House

Now that the Combine is wrapping up NFL teams will turn their attention to Pro Days. Kentucky will hold theirs this Friday, March 4th. Two Wildcats were invited to participate in the official NFL Combine – LB Josh Forrest...

Which RB at the Combine will be a star in the NFL?

Last week NFL fans were hearing about hand size, 40 times, and in Mississippi State defensive lineman's case, wardrobe malfunction. There is a lot that goes into making a player a star in the NFL and you can't necessarily...

Tyler Matakevich shines at the Senior Bowl

Tyler Matakevich may not have got much attention last year at Temple. The Owls linebacker was a monster against the run but unfortunately Matakevich flew under the radar despite the season he and the team had in 2015. However,...

Redskins QB Decisions Establish Stability We Can Be Optimistic About

The Redskins QB Moves are Something Fans Can Be Optimistic About.   Robert Griffin III bid farewell in a  personal comment March 7th writing: "It was a blessing guys. I just want to say thank you," tweeted the former Redskins QB. Losing Griffin (currently Free...

What’s the Ravens’ Problem??

On the surface, it appears that the Ravens have a lot of work to do in the off season. But, let’s look a little deeper. The Ravens led the league in a terrible stat last year: players on the...

SEC Running Backs Poised to Breakout in 2016

The SEC is the top of the food chain in college football and I wouldn't be surprised to see other stars sprout up around the conference. Just because Alabama lose Derrick Henry and Arkansas lost Alex Collins doesn't mean...

What position will Braxton Miller play in the NFL?

One of the most intriguing prospects in the NFL Draft is Braxton Miller from Ohio State. During his four years in Columbus Miller played running back, receiver and quarterback and excelled at each position. But with the 2016 NFL...

Noah Spence shines at EKU Pro Day despite poor conditions

Richmond, Kentucky was the center of the college football universe today. Even thought Arizona State, Nebraska and big brother Kentucky had their Pro Days all eyes were on Eastern Kentucky where potential first round defensive tackle Noah Spence was...

Is Carson Wentz a first round draft pick?

There are a lot of intriguing quarterback prospects in the 2016 NFL Draft this year. With guys like Connor Cook, Jared Goff and Christian Hackenburg coming from Power 5 conferences and expected to go in the first round Carson...

Jalen Reeves-Maybin will return to Tennessee, Draft in 2017

New Vols defensive coordinator Bob Shoop just landed his biggest recruit and it's not an 18 year old kid who has five stars by his name. Tennessee linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin announced that he will return to Knoxville for his...

South Carolina 2016 Spring Game set for April 9th

The University of South Carolina’s 2016 spring football practice dates and times have been set. The Gamecocks are slated to open their spring drills on Tuesday, March 15, and conclude with the annual Garnet & Black Spring Game on...

How the Rams can trade up to #1 in 2016 NFL Draft

The Titans hold all the cards headed into the NFL Draft next month. With the first overall pick new General Manager Jon Robinson would look to take Tennessee from the bottom of the NFL to the top of the...

Former LSU Players Embark on the Journey to the NFL

By Brad Cochran @Babylonbrad The next few weeks will be the biggest test for many of the players entering the combine to boost up their draft stock. Some will excel and some will not meet the standards of a lot...

Curt Maggitt and Marquez North represent Vols at NFL Combine

Two Vols have been invited to the NFL Combine in February later this month. Curt Maggitt and Marquez North go invited to workout for NFL scouts and meet with teams in Indy. Maggitt didn't get to leave Tennessee on his...

How does Cardale Jones fit into the 2016 NFL Draft?

Last year Cardale Jones became an overnight sensation in the College Football Playoffs leading Ohio State past Alabama and Oregon to the National Title. But after getting benched in October in favor of JT Barrett many experts wonder if...

Ranking the Top Ten Alabama Football Players in the 2016 NFL Draft

Nick Saban has built Alabama into a football factory and every year the Crimson Tide are always represented in the NFL Draft. This year there are nine Bama players headed to the Combine in Indianapolis all of which are...

South Carolina Pro Day set for March 30, 2016

The South Carolina football program will hold its annual Pro Timing Day at Williams-Brice Stadium on Wednesday, March 30, when 17 draft-eligible former Gamecock players are slated to work out for NFL coaches and scouts. Those former Gamecock players expected...

Zach Cunningham Quietly Climbing NFL Draft Boards

Some of the top NFL prospects come from the SEC and this year this year there will be no shortage with scouts drooling over LSU running back Leonard Fournette, Alabama DE Jonathan Allen and Texas A&M DE Myles Garrett....

Middle Tennessee DB Kevin Byard steals the show at TSU Pro Day

Tennessee State football held its annual Pro Day on Thursday afternoon at the Indoor Football Facility in front of representatives from 20 NFL organizations including the Titans who play a few miles down the street. Reps from the Jaguars,...

Stephen Weatherly is the only Commodore invited to NFL Combine

Vanderbilt linebacker Stephen Weatherly raised some eyebrows in Nashville when he announced he was forgoing his senior season to enter the NFL Draft last month. Weatherly probably would've benefited from another year in Derek Mason's defense but he did...

Leonard Fournette could be the first pick in the 2017 NFL Draft

For the first half of the 2015 college football season there was no better running back than Leonard Fournette. The LSU running back gashed everyone until he ran into the Alabama defense in November. Against Auburn, Mississippi State and...

Pharoh Cooper could be the best receiver in the 2016 NFL Draft

After a disappointing 3-9 season at South Carolina Pharoh Cooper will head to greener pastures following his junior season to the NFL. Cooper could've returned to Columbia for one more season but fear of injury and question marks at...

Bama Defense may hurt Connor Cook’s Draft Stock

With two Big Ten championships and a Rose Bowl MVP trophy Connor Cook will leave Michigan State as one of the most successful quarterbacks to ever play of the Spartans. Unfortunately for all of his accolades and achievements his...

Christian McCaffrey sets Rose Bowl records against Iowa

Christian McCaffrey may have been the runner-up to Derrick Henry for the Heisman trophy but he second to none today in Pasadena with 368 all purpose yards against Iowa. McCaffrey set the Rose Bowl record as the Cardinal destroyed...

Prescott Named 2016 Senior Bowl Most Outstanding Player

Dak Prescott had a really good day at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, AL this afternoon. We ranked him as the top QB after his performance in the second quarter. It looks like other took notice and Prescott was...

Peyton Barber leaving Auburn for the NFL

Auburn redshirt sophomore Peyton Barber is leaving the Tigers and heading for the NFL. Barber made the surprising announcement today forgoing his last two years at Auburn to enter the NFL Draft. "I have decided to forego my eligibility at...

Why the Colts should draft a QB FIRST round!

....They shouldn't....Duh! (Sorry for the scare Mr. Luck....Excited about the bookclub though!) Anyways.... Now that I've got you here, you might as well just listen to what I have to say about tonight's spectacle that is the 1st round of...