Top 10 takeaways from first round of 2017 NFL Draft

Here we are. The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft has drawn to a conclusion. There were some major surprises along the way, especially at both quarterback and wide receiver. All said, six players at those two positions were selected within the first 12 picks.Among the most-active teams in the first round, both the Cleveland Browns and San Francisco 49ers ended Thursday’s action...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders use 1st pick on Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley

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Gareon Conley might still come off the board in the first round

Gareon Conley is by far the most embattled NFL prospect heading into Thursday’s draft. Accused of rape earlier this month, NFL teams have scrambled to uncover information about the incident and figure out how to handle the situation. As ESPN’s Adam Schefter noted, most of the league has made a personal call to the former Ohio State cornerback: Now take a look at a note by CBS...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Gareon Conley issues statement denying sexual assault allegations

Just two days before the 2017 NFL Draft, news broke that former Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley has been accused of sexual assault. Now he’s speaking out against those charges on the eve of what was supposed to be the biggest day of his young life. This incident was first brought to public light by WOIO 19 News in Cleveland. The news station refused to name Conley because...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Five early favorites to win college football national championship

National Signing Day has come and gone, spring games are starting across the nation, and college football coaches, players, and fans are already looking ahead with excitement to the 2017 season. Some fans have more reason to be excited than others, though, with strong returning cores and top recruiting classes setting several squads up for potential runs at the national championship...
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April 19, 2017  |  Discuss

10 NFL prospects who are rising, falling heading into draft

The 2017 NFL draft is about a month away, and the draft board looks like a Chutes and Ladders board with all the names going up and down.These players have seen their draft stock fluctuate wildly and probably have to brace for another roller coaster month before they finally know their future.(NFL Draft Scout and were used for scouting reports.) Rising: Gareon Conley, CB...
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March 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Video: Guy makes crazy upside-down catch into lake

Earlier today, we shared a video of Ohio State defensive back Gareon Conley making a crazy catch while doing a backflip. This guy, who we believe is not a college athlete anywhere and is possibly intoxicated, made what might be the catch of the summer. BroBible shared the crazy video of this guy catapulting himself off a zipline into the air while his buddy tossed him a pass. Miraculously...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Ohio State DB makes crazy backflip catch

You know the old mantra “you play defense because you can’t catch”? Well, Ohio State defensive back Gareon Conley heard about that and he decided to prove whoever says it wrong. College Spun shared a video of Conley making a ridiculous catch while doing a backflip. Yeah, Ryan Parker of Oklahoma did this too, but Conley’s is just a little more impressive. Lil bro...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Ohio State Defensive Back Gareon Conley Catch A Pass While Doing A Backflip

The “he’s playing defensive back because he doesn’t have the hands to be a wide receiver” theory does not apply to Ohio State’s Gareon Conley.  The Buckeyes’ defensive back showed off his pass catching skills yesterday, as the 6-foot-1, 190-pound DB caught a ball while doing a backflip.  Braxton Miller took video of the awesome play.    Lil bro ezzz @_gconley8...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Buckeye Sports Radio Top Five Breakout Performers: #5 Gareon Conley

Earlier this spring,’s Chase Goodbread deemed Ohio State as, “DB U”. Ever since Urban Meyer hired cornerback coach Kerry Coombs, it’s been evident. Players have continued to develop into stars that can be top talents at the NFL level. Last year we saw it with the emergence of youngsters Eli Apple, Vonn Bell, and Tyvis Powell. All three came into the season as the...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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