Illinois DE Michael Buchanan told reporters on Wednesday that the Philadelphia Eagles have expressed interest in him possibly playing 3-4 outside linebacker for them next season. (Geoff Mosher)
There’s been a lot of speculation that Chip Kelly and company are planning on making the transition to a 3-4 base defense next year.
Buchanan mentioned that he’s comfortable playing either system. He’s been one of a number of players that have improved their draft stock this week.
Florida DT Sharrif Floyd has reportedly been “generating a ton of buzz” in recent weeks. (Daniel Jeremiah)
Jeremiah adds that a “high ranking exec” actually guarantee that he would be taken in the Top 10.
Oregon DE/OLB Dion Jordan is expected to wait on undergo shoulder surgery until the NFL Combine. (Tony Pauline)
Jordan is considered one of the best pass-rushers in this year’s draft class, but a good showing at the Combine could guarantee a first-round selection.
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Oklahoma OT Lane Johnson
Oklahoma offensive tackle Lane Johnson has put together a really impressive week and is in a great position to solidify himself as the No. 3 tackle in this year’s draft class. A good showing on Sunday could potentially push him up into the discussion for one of the top 20 picks.
Johnson (6’7, 303 lbs.) has been solid at left tackle for the Sooners this...
Continuing with 2013 Senior Bowl coverage we come to the first viewing of the South team on the NFL Network. A lot of big time SEC kids fill out the roster which as usual will be putting a lot of kids into the league.
Two offensive linemen stood out as players the Bears could take a glance out. First a player who may propel himself into the first round is Oklahoma offensive...
I always check the running backs vs. linebacker battles on gameday, I’m excited to see Vince Williams and Nico Johnson control the inside after a bit week…For the running backs, Stepfan Taylor, Mike Gillislee, and Mike James all stood up well in pass protection this week. We’ll see if they can on gameday….At quarterback, I’ll be checking Tyler Wilson’s accuracy, EJ Manuel’s...