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Giants lean on Virginia Tech again, take safety

For the second time in three rounds, the New York Giants have taken a player from Virginia Tech. The Giants took Hokies safety Jayron Hosley with the 94th pick overall, the next to last pick made Friday. The Super Bowl champions grabbed Virginia Tech running back David Wilson in the first round on Thursday and took LSU wide receiver Rueben Randle in the second round. Hosley had...
Via AP on Fox
April 27, 2012  |  Discuss

ASU’s Burfict, VT’s Hosley fail pre-draft drug test

According to NFL network and Fox Sports contributer Jay Glazer, NFL teams were informed today that two players had failed pre-draft drug tests. Arizona State’s  Vontaze Burfict (LB) and Virginia Tech’s JayRon Hosley (CB). This is just another plummet in the draft stock of these two players, and Burfict is now being rumored to possibly not be drafted at all. at about noon today...
Via Down and Distance
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Sources: Hosley, Burfict failed drug tests

Multiple sources have told that Virginia Tech cornerback Jayron Hosley and Arizona State linebacker Vontaze Burfict failed their drug tests at the NFL Scouting Combine.
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Ron Brooks, Dwight Bentley, Jayron Hosley shine in the 40

The defensive backs ran their 40-yard dashes today at the Scouting Combine, and three players have been particularly impressive on the field at Lucas Oil Stadium: LSU’s Ron Brooks, Louisiana-Lafayette’s Dwight Bentley and Virginia Tech’s Jayron Hosley. Brooks led the way with an unofficial time of 4.35 seconds. Bentley followed at 4.37 seconds, and Hosley…
Via Pro Football Talk
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Steelers draft plans becoming clear?

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released veteran cornerback Bryant McFadden, making an already weak secondary even more thin. We have terminated the contracts of CB Bryant McFadden and WR Arnaz Battle. We also waived TE Miguel Chavis and LB Erik Clanton. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) February 8, 2012 McFadden played sparingly in 2011, after starting every game – including...
Via DraftAce
February 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Jayron Hosley scouting report

Jayron Hosley CB Virginia Tech #20 Ht: 5’10″Wt: 175   Strengths: Elite athleticism. A big time playmaker with great hands; led nation in interceptions in 2010. Tough for his size; willing to play close to the line of scrimmage and mix it up against bigger receivers. Elite awareness and vision in zone coverage; does a great job reading the quarterback and is smart about...
Via DraftAce
January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Hosley leaving Hokies early to make draft leap

Following weeks of speculation, and after a heartbreaking loss in the Sugar Bowl, Jayron Hosley confirmed he’s played his final game in a Virginia Tech uniform. The cornerback said after the overtime loss to Michigan that he will be leaving the Hokies early for the April NFL draft.  The NFL’s draft advisory board indicated to…
Via College Football Talk
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Scouting the Sugar Bowl: Virginia Tech vs Michigan

This years Sugar Bowl features two teams that are amazingly similar. Michigan and Virginia Tech are ranked 34th and 36th in total offense (3.5 yards per game difference) respectively. Defensively they Virgnia Tech is 16th while Michigan is 17th in total defense (3.7 yards per game difference.) They are also both +6 in turnover margin. Sugar Bowl officials were solely criticized for...
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech CB Jayron Hosley likely turning pro

According to the Washington Post, Virginia Tech Hokies cornerback Jayron Hosley is likely headed to the NFL. Hosley is waiting to hear back from the NFL Draft Advisory Committee, but stated “right now my mind is I’m moving on after this season.” Depending on who else turns pro at his position, Hosley may be considered 1st-round pick by some teams, but could come off the board...
Via DraftAce
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

Tech's Jayron Hosley ready for the NFL, but David Wilson not committed to leaving

BLACKSBURG, Va. — Preparing for a Sugar Bowl date with No. 13 Michigan isn't the only thing on the minds of Virginia Tech juniors Jayron Hosley and David Wilson. Both have NFL futures to consider, and while Wilson, the Hokies' starting tailback, is undecided about declaring early for the draft, Hosley, ...
Via Washington Times
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss
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