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Browns pick Boise State DL Winn

The Cleveland Browns selected Boise State defensive lineman Billy Winn with their second pick in the sixth round of the NFL draft. The 6-foot-3, 296-pound Winn played tackle for the Broncos, but could shift to defensive end in the pros. Winn, who weighed 260 pounds when he arrived at Boise State, made 41 career starts in college. He finished with 131 tackles and 15.5 career sacks...
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April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Pick #205: Browns Select DT Billy Winn

Sure, this is a late round pick, but the front office must be really excited about finding a backup defensive tackle, eh? This time around in the sixth round it is DT Billy Winn from Boise State, who stands about 6-feet-4-inches and was graded much higher overall by the scouts. He was ranked as the No. 96 overall prospect by ESPN, significantly higher than Cleveland’s third round...
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April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Billy Winn scouting report

Billy Winn DE Boise State # Ht: 6’4″ Wt: 294   Strengths: Impressive size/athleticism combo. Consistently explodes off the snap. Does a great job staying low to leverage his way into the backfield. A scrappy player who consistently fights through traffic to get into the backfield and occasionally make plays in pursuit. Knows how to make himself small to slip past less...
Via DraftAce
April 07, 2012  |  Discuss

5 Players to watch at the NFL Scouting Combine: Monday

Tomorrow will be a big day to watch for the Steelers.  The two guys who I want as first round picks both are on display tomorrow.  Dontari Poe and Dont’a Hightower both will show teams what they have on the field.  Poe has already impressed with his interviews and in the weight room.  Hightower has also impressed with his interviews.  Now we get to see them on the field.  The...
Via Bleed Black & Gold
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Four Broncos Selected to play in Senior Bowl

Mobile, AL. (Dec. 29)— The nation's all-time winningest quarterback will headline a stellar senior group of Boise State Broncos in next month's Senior Bowl. Kellen Moore will join running back Doug Martin, defensive back George Iloka and defensive lineman Billy Winn on the North squad in the 2012 Senior Bowl.
Via Boise State Athletics
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Scouting the Las Vegas Bowl: Boise State vs Arizona State

Boise State hopes to continue it's run of success against major conference opponents in this years Las Vegas Bowl. Arizona State's players just hope to send Dennis Erickson out a winner. The Bronco's are one of only two teams that have both an offense and a defense ranked in the top 20 this year (Wisconsin being the other) while the Sun Devils rely on a passing attack...
December 22, 2011  |  Discuss

Around the Blue Turf 11/22/2011

Boise States Fearsome Foursome Shea Mc Cleilllin Bill Winn Chase Baker and Tyron Crawford A defensive line that brings sheer terror to opposing offense. Consider the career numbers of this group. 402 tackles 54 sacks 66 tackles for loss and 5 int’s show me another group of four defensive line men in the country that have combined for such numbers over their four year career...
Via The Blue Turf
November 22, 2011  |  Discuss
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