Evaluating The Value: Demarcus Ayers

Just seven picks after drafting Travis Feeney, the Pittsburgh Steelers went back to the offensive side of the ball to draft Houston wide receiver Demarcus Ayers with No. 227 overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. I’ll be honest up front: Ayers isn’t a guy that I watched a lot... The post Evaluating The Value: Demarcus Ayers appeared first on Steelers Depot by Josh Carney. Go Steelers...
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April 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers Select WR Demarcus Ayers In the Seventh Round

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Houston WR Demarcus Ayers in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Ayers was regarded as one of the top return threats in this year’s draft. For Pittsburgh, that’s an obvious need, especially as a kick returner. He served as the team’s punt returner... The post Pittsburgh Steelers Select WR Demarcus Ayers In the Seventh Round appeared...
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April 30, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL scout on Demarcus Ayers: ‘Should have gone back to school’

The wide receiver position is one of the deepest in this year’s NFL Draft and many believe there are multiple players who could turn into immediate starters in the league. One of the names that surprisingly came out of college this year was former Houston wide receiver Demarcus Ayers. He was the Cougars’ leading receiver in 2015, recording over 1,200 yards and six touchdowns...
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February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Houston Uses Trick Play--Reverse Pass--To Take 14-3 Lead Over Florida State

During the season the Houston Cougars have been known to take a few chances with trick plays so Florida State should have been ready for it, but it does not appear that they were--at least not early on in the game. With about six minutes left in the second quarter the Cougars ran what looked liek a reverse, but it ended up being a reverse pass.While FSU appeared to have the run well...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

SQ American Athletic Conference Championship Preview

Now that rivalry week is behind us, it’s time to follow up with our second-favorite week: conference championship week. This week SQ will be bringing you coverage of the numerous conference championships to be played out on Friday and Saturday. We continue our coverage with the earliest game played on Saturday (Noon EST); the AAC Championship, featuring Houston and Temple...
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December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston receiver makes incredible one-handed TD catch (video)

Navy can pretty much forget about a Group of Five bid to a major bowl game, and this sick one-handed touchdown catch by Houston wide receiver Demarcus Ayers is one of the reasons why. This 62-yard reception from Greg Ward Jr. gave Houston a 38-17 lead over Navy in the third quarter. Houston (10-1, 6-1 American Athletic Conference) went on to win 52-31. It almost looked like Ayers...
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November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Ayers extends Houston’s lead with crazy catch and run

It has been a completely different game for the Houston Cougars and Navy Midshipmen in the second half. The Cougars have been dominant throughout the second half and it looks like the Cougars are going to win the AAC West. The Cougars were already up 31-17 late in the third quarter when quarterback Greg Ward Jr. connected with DeMarcus Ayers down the field. Ayers made a very athletic...
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November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Ayers makes crazy snag off tipped pass

Houston wide receiver DeMarcus Ayers has been one of the best players for the Cougars in their 10-1 run this season. He just showed fans why he could be a sleeper in next April’s draft in the team’s big game against the Navy Midshipmen. Quarterback Greg Ward Jr. looked for a man downfield and found Ayers. His pass was nearly intercepted by Navy defensive back Brandon Clements...
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November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Houston pulls off awesome mannequin prank

It is certainly the Halloween season and one of the most fun things to do is try and scare the hell out of your friends. The Houston Cougars took a page out Ohio State’s book and pulled off an epic mannequin prank inside their fieldhouse. Houston associate athletic director for strategic communication David Bassity dressed up like one of the mannequins showing off their uniforms...
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October 30, 2015  |  Discuss

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