Saturday, April 29, 2017

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...

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...

Bielema Names Paul Rhoads Defensive Backs Coach

Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema announced on Wednesday the hiring of Paul Rhoads as the program's defensive backs coach. Rhoads comes to Fayetteville after spending the last 16 years as either a head coach or defensive coordinator at Iowa...

Derrick Henry weighed in at 247 at NFL Combine

Alabama running back Derrick Henry weighed in today at the NFL Combine at a whopping 247 pounds. The Heisman Trophy winner was a little surprised he was so heavy. "I was kind of shocked I was 247 this morning. But...

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...

Urban Meyer praises Joey Bosa leading up to NFL Draft

Joey Bosa has been shooting up draft boards as we approach the NFL Combine next week. Some draft experts have him as the top pick and it's all but certain the former Buckeye defensive end will go in the...

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...

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....

Four Gamecocks invited to NFL Combine

We all knew Pharoh Cooper would be going to the NFL Combine. But yesterday it was announced that three other Gamecocks will be joining him. South Carolina issued a press release touting their four players who were invited to...

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...

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...

Four Auburn Tigers invited to 2016 NFL Combine

Auburn will be well represented later this month at the NFL Combine. Four former player received invitations to attend the event that can help or hurt their stock before the 2016 NFL Draft in April. Linebacker Kris Frost, receiver...

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,...

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...

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...

Josh Forrest Set for Saturday’s Senior Bowl

After a week of preparation, Kentucky senior linebacker Josh Forrest is set to play in The Reese’s Senior Bowl on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. ET in Mobile, Ala., with the game televised live on the NFL Network. Forrest is one...

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,...

Braxton Miller’s Draft Stock Improving at Senior Bowl

Braxton Miller is turning heads at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, AL this week. The former Ohio State quarterback/wide receiver has caught the eyes of NFL scounts and GMs attending the practices the past two days with his speed...

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...

Vols Receiver Marquez North leaving for the NFL

When you think of all the talented Tennessee underclassmen the Vols had this year who were considering pro Marquez North was not at the top of the list. North battled injuries in his three year on Rocky Top and...

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...

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...

Ranking the Top Ten QBs in the 2016 NFL Draft

The NFL Draft will be here in a few months and with it comes a thousand mock drafts on every football website. We've already done a mock draft so instead we will rank the Top Ten QBs coming out....

Derrick Henry officially enters 2016 NFL Draft

We all knew it was coming but today Derrick Henry made it official and entered the NFL Draft. Henry announced his decision at a press conference. Nick Saban spoke briefly and turned it over to Henry who announced his...

Willie Henry is leaving Michigan for the NFL

Michigan' defensive line just got a little smaller. Willie Henry announced he will forgo his senior year and enter the 2016 NFL Draft. Henry made the announcement on Twitter Wednesday. pic.twitter.com/eWoPJAt2zm— Willie Henry (@WE_69) January 14, 2016 At 6'3, 310 pounds...

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...

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...

Avery Young and Shon Coleman announce they are leaving Auburn for the NFL

Auburn is going to have to replace two starting tackles on their offensive line next season. Avery Young and Shon Coleman both announced that they will enter the NFL Draft and will forgo their senior seasons at Auburn. Avery Young...

Cam Sutton will stay at Tennessee, enter NFL Draft in 2017

There had been a lot of speculation around Knoxville whether or not Cam Sutton will forgo his senior season at Tennessee and enter the 2016 NFL Draft. Today Sutton put the rumors to rest and announced he will be...

Kevin Dodd leaves Clemson for the NFL

After a breakout game against Alabama for the National Champsionship Kevin Dodd has opted to forgo his senior year at Clemson and enter the NFL Draft in April. Dodd made the announcement earlier today. After speaking with my family, I...

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...

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...

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...

Vincent Valentine to leave Nebraska for NFL Draft

Nebraska defensive tackle Vincent Valentine is going to forgo his senior season in Lincoln and will enter the NFL Draft. Valentine made the announcement earlier today on Twitter. My decision has been made. Thank you Husker Nation for all...

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...

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...

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...

Alex Collins declares for 2016 NFL Draft

After much speculation Alex Collins is headed to the NFL. The Razorback running back announced his decision earlier today. "After much prayer and discussion with the people who love me, I have made the decision to enter the NFL draft....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

Chris Jones leaving Mississippi State for the NFL Draft

Mississippi State junior defensive lineman Chris Jones will enter the 2016 NFL Draft and forgo his senior year in Starkville. Jones released a statement earlier today. "After discussing it with my family, I will forego my senior season at Mississippi...

Arkansas TE Hunter Henry declares for 2016 NFL Draft

Arkansas tight end Hunter Henry will forgo his senior season in Fayetteville and enter the 2016 NFL Draft. Henry released a statement announcing his intentions earlier today. "As I move on to pursue my dream of playing in the NFL,...

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...

2016 NFL Draft Order Set

Now that the regular season is over the 2016 NFL Draft order is set with the Titans owning the top pick in the draft. The Browns will pick second after beating Tennessee earlier this season. Here is the order 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...