Ohio State Buckeye Moments: Eli Apple

(Image courtesy Fanpass.NFL.com) The NFL Draft is right around the corner and over the next few days, the staff here at The Buckeye Battle Cry want to share with you our favorite Buckeye Moments from the draft eligible players from the Ohio State program. Today, we look at cornerback Eli Apple. The Voorhees Township, NJ native developed into a very nice cover corner for Ohio State...
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April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Scout says Eli Apple ‘can’t cook’ and thus isn’t first-round pick

Former Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple is probably one of the more underrated talents in this year’s NFL Draft class, but one anonymous scout isn’t a fan for a strange reason. Speaking to The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, one scout said he wasn’t sold on Apple as a first-round pick simply because the 20-year-old didn’t know how to cook. “I worry about him because of off...
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April 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Anonymous scout’s “Eli Apple can’t cook” is a new low for scouts, journalism

In the days ahead of any draft, and particularly the NFL draft, there are always a wave of stories of anonymous scouts questioning prospects for a variety of bizarre reasons. The latest, and one of the weirdest yet, is an anonymous NFL scout telling Bob McGinn of The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel that Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple is a risk thanks to his lack of cooking prowess: 3...
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April 27, 2016  |  Discuss

2016 NFL Draft Preview: CB Eli Apple

The Sports Quotient’s annual Draft Preview series returns! Over the course of the 10 weeks leading up to the 2016 NFL Draft, we will take a look at the top NFL prospects at each position. This sixth week, the focus is on corner backs. Our cornerback prospect is Eli Apple out of Ohio State.College CareerEli Apple redshirted his first season at Ohio State. A year later during...
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April 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Falcons coach apologizes for inappropriate question to Eli Apple at NFL Combine

Atlanta Falcons assistant coach Marquand Manuel apologized for an inappropriate question he asked to Ohio State defensive back Eli Apple at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. During a TV interview in Philadelphia on Friday, Apple said he was asked at the combine by a Falcons coach if he liked men. Apple was answering a question about the most bizarre questions he faced while at the...
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March 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Eli Apple’s father watches former Buckeye run 40

Football fans around the country have been tuned in to the NFL Network for the past few days as the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis has been airing. It all comes to an end today with the defensive backs group, which led to a very cool moment on social media. Former Ohio State defensive back Eli Apple’s mother shared a photo on Twitter that shows Apple’s...
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February 29, 2016  |  Discuss

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