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Saints WR Brandin Cooks surprises mom with new Mercedes

The New Orleans Saints traded up to snag Oregon State wide receiver Branding Cooks in this year's draft because of his blazing sped, his elusiveness and a toughness that often can't be taught. Cooks' character off the field was an important selling point as well. The Saints, in fact, were so impressed by his interview at the NFL Combine in February that they felt no need to do any...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints dazzled by Brandin Cooks on and off the field

The New Orleans Saints switched into offensive attack mode Thursday night, trading up for the third time in the first round under head coach Sean Payton to make the move on the man they wanted most: wide receiver Brandin Cooks. The Saints gave the Arizona Cardinals their 27th pick in the first round and their third round pick (91st) in order to snag the 2013 Biletnikoff Award winner...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Brandin Cooks Surprises His Mom With Mercedes

In his final two seasons at Oregon State, Brandin Cooks showcased his immense potential at the next level, hauling in 195 receptions for 2,881 yards and 21 touchdowns (including 128 catches for 1,730 yards and 16 TDs on the way to earning the Biletnikoff Award in 2013). The former track athlete has drawn comparisons to the likes of Tavon Austin, Wes Welker, Steve Smith and DeSean...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandin Cooks wins $100,000 for running fastest 40 time in Adidas cleats

StandingSports Adidas ran a contest at the NFL Scouting Combine.  The participant who ran the fastest 30-yard dah time while wearing cleats made by the German sports giant would be $100,000 richer.  It wasn’t just any old Adidas cleat, it had to be the new Adidas 5-Star 40 cleat. Former Oregon State wide receiver Brandin Cooks is the man who is now $100,000 richer.  Cooks completed...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandin Cooks' combine performance wins him 100k

Oregon State wide receiver, Brandin Cooks, won the adidas contest for fastest wide receiver at the NFL combine wearing their new shoe, the adidas adizero 5-star 40 cleat. Jeff Sperbeck, an agent at the NOVO agency who represents Cooks, tweeted out this picture of Cooks sitting with the $100K prize:   Congrats to @TheNOVOAgency client @brandincook adidas adizero 5-star 40 cleats...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Oregon State WR Brandin Cooks Turns Heads With Fastest Time for Wide Receivers in 40-Yard Dash

Speed has not always meant success for wide receivers in the NFL, but teams sure like to see their draft picks have it. If there is one thing that Brandin Cooks had during his time at Oregon State it was certainly speed--which was on display during testing at the NFL Combine Sunday.From Bleacher ReportHis official best came in at 4.33 seconds. Coaches and scouts may wish he was a...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Oregon State, nation's top receiver Cooks declares for NFL Draft

Oregon State junior wide receiver Brandin Cooks has declared himself eligible for the NFL draft. The Biletnikoff award winner as the nation's top receiver, Cooks set Pac-12 records with 128 catches for 1,730 yards for the Beavers this season. His receiving yards were tops in the country. His 16 touchdown catches this season are a school record. The first-team All-American finishes...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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