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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...

Bengals will pick 24th in 2016 NFL Draft

With their heartbreaking loss to Pittsburgh Saturday night at home the Bengals will pick 24th in the 2016 NFL Draft. Before last weekend's playoff games the only teams that had been announced were the ones picking 1-21. Cincinnati has...

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...

Redskins defense needs playmakers like Robert Nkemdiche in 2016 NFL Draft

In the first quarter of yesterday's wildcard matchup between the Redkins and the Packers it looked like Washington was going to pull the upset and advance to the divisional round for the first time in years. However, Aaron Rodgers...

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...

Vikings need help at receiver in 2016 NFL Draft

The Vikings almost got past the defending NFC Champions today at home but in the end Blair Walsh missed a field goal late in the fourth quarter that put them out of the playoffs. Seattle's offense came alive in...

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...

Will the Titans trade the first pick in the 2016 NFL Draft?

Right now the Titans are sitting in the best position heading into the NFL Draft in April. Unfortunately they are the team that needs the most help and has several holes on the offense and defense. Tennessee is set...

2016 NFL Draft could push the Jaguars over the hump

The Jaguars should have made the 2015 NFL playoffs (just ask any Jaguars fan!). Disappointingly, despite ranking 14th overall in points and Blake Bortles having a breakout season, Jacksonville fell to 5-11-0. Their record alone does not complete the...

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....

NFL Mock Draft for January 2016

Now that the NFL regular season is finally over it's time for our first mock draft of 2016. The draft will take place in April and there is a lot of time for things to change before Roger Goodell...

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,...

Cowboys earn 4th pick in 2016 NFL Draft with loss to Redskins

The Cowboys season couldn't end soon enough. Dallas ended the season 4-12 and will have the fourth pick in the 2016 NFL Draft after losing at home to the Redskins, 34-23. Jerry Jones team ended the season with four...

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...

Lions Can Keep Options Open in 2016 NFL Draft

The Detroit Lions football team had a disappointing season in 2015, to say the least. Losing is nothing new to this franchise in the modern NFL, however fans expected the team to at least be competitive the year after...

Will Browns go after a QB in the 2016 NFL Draft?

Coming into the 2015 season the Browns had a plan at quarterback. Josh McCown was the starter and Johnny Manziel was being groomed as the QB of the future. McCown signed a three year deal before the season and...

Titans have #1 pick in 2016 NFL Draft

The Titans will have the #1 pick in the 2016 NFL Draft after losing in Indianapolis, 30-24 this afternoon. Tennessee finishes 3-13 on the year and just beats out the Browns who had the same record. The Titans lost...

Curt Maggitt decides to leave Tennessee

Curt Maggitt has decided to not pursue a sixth year of eligibility at Tennessee after a chip bone in his hip kept him out most of the season. It was thought that he would have a good shot at...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Steve Smith will return to Baltimore for 2016 season

Steve Smith announced back in August that he was going to retire at the end of the 2015 season. A three time All-Pro and with a Super Bowl appearance under his belt the scrappy receiver had nothing left to...

Comparing Paxton Lynch and Jared Goff’s Bowl Performances

Jared Goff and Paxton Lynch are widely considered to be the top two QB prospects in the 2016 NFL Draft. Depending on which mock draft you see both men are projected to go in the top ten or top...

Colts Need to Boost Offense to Stay Competitive

The Colts over the past 20 years have been one of the most dominant franchises in pro sports, thanks mostly in part to their consistent offensive play. Since the 1999 season, in which Peyton Manning played his second year,...

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...

Jared Goff improves his Draft Stock with 6 TDs in Armed Forces Bowl

Jared Goff was considered to be one of the top quarterback prospects coming into the Armed Forces Bowl today against Air Force. But with six touchdown passes the California QB could have cemented himself as a top five pick...

Titans have questions and options heading into the 2016 NFL Draft

Earlier this year the Titans picked second in the 2015 NFL Draft. Tennessee picked Heisman winning Oregon QB Marcus Mariota at #2 and he has shown flashes this year that he is the future of the franchise under center....

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...