UW receiver John Ross a top-10 pick, going to the Bengals

University of Washington receiver John Ross broke the combine record in the 40 this year, clocking a 4.22. He was ridiculously productive for the Huskies last season. He’s like Tavon Austin, only bigger and faster. So despite his injuries, why shouldn’t Ross be a top-10 pick? The Cincinnati Bengals didn’t see a reason why he shouldn’t be. Ross was the ninth overall pick...
Via Field Gulls
2 days ago

Will Corey Davis, John Ross or JuJu Smith-Schuster be around for Rams?

Corey Davis, John Ross and JuJu Smith-Schuster could get selected in the first-round. The three receivers are worth monitoring for the Rams. Here is what we have heard about the draft stock of each of these top wideouts, though it’s worth noting that there are plenty of other wide receivers that the team could select later in the draft. Corey Davis, Western Michigan NFL teams...
Via The Rams Wire
3 days ago

2017 NFL Draft Preview: WR John Ross III

We have reached the end of our 2017 NFL Draft coverage. This week we examine top receivers. Today's candidate is Washington's John Ross III. College Career When he became a starter this past season, John Ross' production took the kind of leap that makes you do a double take. After putting up a combined 33 catches, 579 yards, and 5 touchdowns in 26 games from 2013-14, and missing...
Via The Sports Quotient
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: John Ross could slip to Round 2 due to injury concerns

Washington receiver John Ross has been pegged as perhaps the best receiver in the draft class of 2017. But might his injury history hinder his draft stock?According to Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller, yes. In fact, Miller has been told that past injuries could knock Ross completely out of the first round.“Two things can sink a prospect’s value like nothing else: injuries and...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Agent defends John Ross amid injury concerns

The agent for wide receiver John Ross issued a statement on Friday defending his client from reports about the draft prospect’s injury concerns.NFL Media draft analyst Mike Mayock said on a conference call Friday that some teams have taken Ross off their draft boards because of his injury history.“There are some teams that have pushed him either down their boards or off their...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Biggest winners, losers from 2017 NFL Scouting Combine

After a week of being poked and prodded, a week of lifting, running, jumping and being grilled, NFL hopefuls can finally put the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine in their rear-view mirror.While the combine isn’t the end all, be all when it comes to evaluating talent, it does serve a valuable service. Interviews are critically important, and so is comporting oneself in a professional...
Via Sportsnaut
March 06, 2017  |  Discuss

John Ross has great take about not wearing Adidas at the combine

Former Washington Huskies wide receiver John Ross broke the 40-yard dash record at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis on Saturday. The speedster put up a 4.22 time, beating out Chris Johnson’s mark of 4.24 from nine years earlier.Unfortunately for Ross, he doesn’t get an island to call his own after breaking said record. Remember, Adidas offered up a private island to any...
Via Sportsnaut
March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

John Ross sets 40-yard dash record at the NFL Combine

He might very well end up getting his own island. Washington product and top-end wide receiver prospect John Ross appears to have set the 40-yard dash record at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis on Saturday. The 5-foot-11, 190-pound receiver ran an unofficial 4.22 40-yard dash, besting the 4.24 mark that former All Pro Chris Johnson put up in Indianapolis nine years ago. Check...
Via Sportsnaut
March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Washington WR/DB John Ross to miss season with leg injury

  Speedy Washington wide receiver/defensive back John Ross III will miss the season after suffering a leg injury during spring practice. Washington announced Ross' injury Thursday. Ross, a sophomore last fall, had minor knee surgery following the 2014 season but suffered a leg injury doing light work on the side during spring drills. The school did not specify the nature of Ross...
Via Associated Press
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington football: Huskies “beat” Hawaii

That was not the type of performance Chris Petersen was hoping for in his debut as head coach of the Washington football team. The play calling was atrocious, the defense looked out of sorts, and apparently getting John Ross the football is a difficult task for this coaching staff. Here are the main gripes with the game: Who looked good: That was not the defense I was expecting...
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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