Wednesday, August 16, 2017

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...

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...

Jaylon Smith announces plans to enter 2016 NFL Draft

Jaylon Smith is headed to the NFL. The junior Notre Dame linebacker made the announcement in a special Youtube video today. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HN8GZlnDe1w&w=560&h=315] "It's really just perseverance for me, with the adversity I'm going through right now, dealing with the knee...

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...

Lamar Jackson will have to wait until the 2018 NFL Draft to cash in

Lamar Jackson was a one man highlight reel in Louisville last year. After getting out to a 4-0 start and averaging over 60 points a game on offense he jumped out in front of the LSU running back Leonard...

Revisiting the Top Ten Prospects from National Signing Day 2011

National Signing Day is upon us. It's become one of the biggest days for college football fans because it's how teams shape their rosters for the next few years. If your team is lucky enough to land a couple...

Jon Toth Named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List

Kentucky football center Jon Toth (pronounced TOETH, long “o” sound) has been named to the 2016 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List, the Rimington Trophy Committee announced on Tuesday. Toth, a native of Indianapolis, is one of four returning starters on...

Jones and Redmond finally come off the board

The wait is over for Chris Jones and Will Redmond. The former Mississippi State defensive standouts were taken in the second and third rounds, respectively on Friday night in the 2016 NFL Draft at Chicago’s Auditorium Theatre. Jones was...

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...

WKU still looking for Doughty’s replacement at QB

WKU closed out their fourth week of spring practice on Friday in full pads on the turf of Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium. With just one week to go, capped off by an April 23 Spring Game, head coach Jeff Brohm...

Ten Players Who Improved Their Draft Stock at Senior Bowl Practice

10. Brandon Allen QB Arkansas Allen may have had the smallest hands of any QB at the Senior Bowl but that doesn't mean he can't throw the ball. Among all of the South's teams quarterbacks North Carolina State’s Jacoby Brissett,...

OJ Howard’s Draft Stock on the rise after National Championship Game performance

Coming into the National Championship Game against Clemson OJ Howard was thought to be a second or third round pick in the 2016 NFL Draft if he decided to come out early. But after blowing up for 208 yards...

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...

Dak Prescott To Be Featured on Jon Gruden’s ESPN Quarterback Camp

Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott, one of the nation's top signal callers available in the upcoming 2016 NFL Draft, will be featured on Jon Gruden's Quarterback Camp on ESPN next month. Prescott is one of seven quarterbacks selected to appear...

Bowling Green’s Roger Lewis declares for NFL Draft

Bowling Green receiver Roger Lewis announced he is forgoing his senior season at Bowling Green and will enter the NFL Draft in April. Lewis made the announcement on Twitter earlier today. I'd like to thank BGSU for giving me the...

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...

Dolphins mulling options for 13th pick

The Miami Dolphins are inching closer and closer to Draft night and the vibe from the team shows that they have not made up their mind. The Dolphins dropped to the 13th pick in the 2016 NFL draft after...

What the Titans Can Do With Their New Found Flexibility

In the National Football League, flexibility is a valuable component of the draft process that not everyone can say they have. It’s hard for a team that possesses limited draft picks to deviate from their needs to go the...

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...

Richie Brown Named To Bronco Nagurski Trophy Watch List

Mississippi State senior linebacker Richie Brown has been named to the 2016 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List, the Football Writers Association of America announced Friday. Brown is one of 88 defensive standouts from the 10 Division I FBS conferences and...

Four Players the Titans won’t draft with first pick in 2016 NFL Draft

Now that the Combine is in the rear-view mirror people are starting to speculate about who the Titans will take with the first pick in the draft. Everyone seems to have an opinion about who Roger Goodell will announce...

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...

Halpin named to Rimington Trophy Watch List

After his solid play last year, WKU center Max Halpin was named to the 2016 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List on Tuesday, which is awarded annually to the most outstanding center in NCAA Division I football. Halpin, who was also...

Skyhawks announce 2016 Schedule

Three games against members of the Football Bowl Subdivision and a loaded Ohio Valley Conference schedule highlight a full 12-game slate for the University of Tennessee at Martin football team for the 2016 season. "This year we are taking on...

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...

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...

Josh Dobbs and the NFL Draft

Coming into the 2016 season many fans in Knoxville thought that Josh Dobbs would have the Tennessee Vols in the hunt for an SEC Championship and a spot in the College Football Playoff. And through the first five games...

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...

Jalen Ramsey enters the 2016 NFL Draft

Jalen Ramsey will skip his senior year at Florida State and enter the 2016 NFL Draft. Ramsey released a statement earlier today announcing his intentions. "Let me begin by giving all thanks to the Lord above, who has given me...

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...

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...

Gamecocks practice indoors to prepare for Spring Game

The University of South Carolina football team made a change to its routine on Thursday as it held practice number 13 of the spring in the Jerri and Steve Spurrier Indoor Facility. Former Tulane, North Carolina and Texas head coach...

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...

Hidden Gem for the Bucanneers?

While most of the world is focusing on who each team will choose as their team-changing, future star in the first round, many people are forgetting what really separates the men from the boys in the NFL draft: the...

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...

Christian Hackenberg’s Draft Stock Falling as Season Ends with Loss to Georgia

Christian Hackenburg declared himself eligible for the 2016 NFL Draft after a loss to Georgia in the Tax Slayer Bowl. The Penn State QB injured his shoulder in the second quarter and did not return to the game. The...

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...

Where Are They Now? 2016 Draft Pick Brandon Allen

As a senior at Arkansas last year Brandon Allen was torching SEC defenses. With 3,440 yards and 30 touchdowns with only 8 interceptions Allen was thought to be a top prospect and was ranked by FootballDrafting.com as the sixth...

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...

South Carolina TE Jerell Adams invited to Senior Bowl

Jerell Adams will play in the 2016 Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama next month. South Carolina confirmed the news with a press release earlier this week. University of South Carolina senior tight end Jerell Adams has accepted an invitation to...

Tracking the path to #1 pick in the 2017 NFL Draft: Week 8

After week 3 of the 2016 NFL season we began doing a piece about who was on target to get the #1 pick in next year's draft. In that first article we had the top five as follows, 1. Browns 2....

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...

Michigan pulls out of scheduled football series with Arkansas

The University of Michigan has pulled out of a scheduled two-game football series with the University of Arkansas. Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long was informed of Michigan's decision to cancel the series in a letter e-mailed...

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...

House joins coaching staff at Kentucky

Matt House, a former defensive coordinator at Florida International and Pittsburgh who has spent the better part of two decades coaching in Division I football or the National Football League, has joined Mark Stoops’ staff at Kentucky as inside...

Noah Spence can improve draft stock at Eastern Kentucky Pro Day

Eastern Kentucky will hold their Pro Day Friday, March 4th. It will be another chance for defensive end Noah Spence to improve his draft stock before the NFL Draft in April. Spence has been soaring up draft boards after...

Rating the 2016 Senior Bowl QBs

The 2016 Senior Bowl was played in Mobile, AL this afternoon. The South came out on top 27-16 but the score isn't that big of a deal. The game is actually a chance for seniors to show NFL scouts...

Hilltoppers rack up 900 yards in Spring Game

In front of 5,500 fans on Saturday in Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium, head coach Jeff Brohm's WKU Hilltoppers put on another offensive show, racking up over 900 yards through the air as the Red team defeated the White team...

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...

DeShone Kizer leaving Notre Dame for the NFL

Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer announced on Twitter earlier today that he is leaving South Bend to go to the NFL in next spring's draft. Thank you @NotreDame pic.twitter.com/LDjdlCf9nw— DeShone Kizer (@DKizer_14) December 12, 2016 Kizer is thought to be...