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After a dreadful 0-12 season the Southern Miss Golden Eagles look to “Rise to the Top”. At first glance, their winless 2012 season looked dismal but after a look into the numbers there is reason for hope this season; other than not being able to lose more than 12 games again.
Last season, the Golden Eagles lost five games by...
FOXBORO, Mass. — Jamie Collins is an avid fisherman in his free time, but on Friday night he was the Patriots’ prized catch.
After passing on their first-round pick on Thursday in favor of better value later on Days 2 and 3, the Patriots made a splash with their first pick of this year’s draft.
Collins was a productive and versatile player in his career at Southern Mississippi...
The draft board is panning out perfectly for the New England Patriots to get someone like Jamar Taylor (CB Boise State) or Tyrann Mathieu (CB LSU) because linebackers, running backs, tight ends are getting taken rapidly as pick #52 approached. I am sitting on the bus on the way to the NESCAC track meet anxiously awaiting the Patriots first draft pick and furiously refreshing my twitter...
The New England Patriots have chosen outside linebacker Jamie Collins of Southern Mississippi in the second round of the NFL draft.
The Patriots took Collins with their first pick and the 52nd overall choice in the draft. They obtained the pick from the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday night, trading down and out of the first round. The Patriots also had the 59th pick later in the...
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April 26, 2013
It took almost a full 24 hours, but the Patriots have finally made their first pick.
After trading out of the first round on Thursday night, the Patriots used their first of two picks in the second round to select Southern Mississippi linebacker Jamie Collins.
Collins, 6-foot-3 and 250 pounds, was productive during his four-year career with the Golden Eagles, and he capped it off...
The Pittsburgh Steelers had Southern Mississippi outside linebacker Jamie Collins in for a pre draft visit on Tuesday and our scouting buddy Dave-Te' Thomas was nice enough once again to pass along his scouting report profile on him, which you can read below.
Outside Linebacker/Rush Defensive End
University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles
It was a huge day for former Golden Eagle stand-outs as they made their case to play at the highest level. The Eagles Pro Day was held at Petal High School, and here is the update from Jamie Collins and Korey Williams as they talked about what this day was all about with GoldenEaglePride.com.
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Jason Weaver has had a very wild path to the draft, but this massive Offensive Lineman understands that all his hard work is about to pay off. Jason was granted an extra year due to medical issues by the NCAA and boy did he make his competitors pay. The 6’5, 305 pound offensive lineman paved the...
Southern Mississippi linebacker Jamie Collins certainly turned a lot of heads this past week at the NFL combine and he most certainly could be a target of the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first three rounds of the draft.
Collins, who measured in at 6034, 250 pounds, set a combine broad jump record while in Indianapolis with a leap of 11 feet, 7 inches. If that wasn't enough, he...
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There are very few players in the nation that can do what Jamie Collins can do on a football field. He was a special player from day one when he walked on campus at Southern Miss. Here he is now on the brink of his final season with the Golden Eagles, and he talked with GoldenEaglePride.com about his summer and what lies ahead.