The Baltimore Ravens made their fifth-round selection (175th overall) on Saturday, taking John Urschel out of Penn State. In the coming month, there will be plenty of coverage of the newest member of the Ravens. But in the meantime, here are five things to know about the offensive guard:
1) He’s a well-rounded guy: In 2013, Urschel won the William V. Campbell Trophy, which is given...
The Baltimore Ravens have drafted the smartest player in the NFL Draft pool. Penn State offensive guard John Urschel was drafted by the Ravens wit the 175th overall pick just before the fifth round came to a close.
The Ravens took OL John Urschel from Penn State with the No. 175 pick.
— Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) May 10, 2014
Urschel will be welcomed by another former Penn State...
With only two picks in the last three rounds of the draft, the Buccaneers don’t have as much room for risk in looking at sleepers. They need to fill team needs, and they don’t have the flexibility to go after a talent that might need time to adjust to their system. That being said, don’t be surprised if any of these guys are picked by Tampa Bay late in this year’s draft:...
By Alex Kozora Our focus has shifted to the offseason and for the next few months, I’ll be providing scouting reports on several draft prospects. Some of these players the Pittsburgh Steelers may look at and others will be top players that will be off the board before they select. All to make you as […]
2014 NFL Draft Player Scouting Report – Penn State G John Urschel is a...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Penn State offensive lineman John Urschel won the Sullivan Award on Friday night as the country's top amateur athlete.
John Urschel of @PennStateFball named finalist for Sullivan Award, which recognizes nation's premier amateur athlete. http://t.co/ojMxo7E4CD
— Big Ten Football (@B1Gfootball) March 28, 2014
Editors: Penn State offensive linemen John Urschel will routinely provide a look at his journey leading up to the May 8 NFL draft in a series of diary entries. The all-Big Ten, third-team AP All-American has a Master's degree in math and was awarded the William V. Campbell Trophy as college football's top scholar-athlete. The 6-foot-3, 315-pound guard opens with a look at his preparation...
Via AP on Fox
February 19, 2014
John Urschel is all about football now.
During an outstanding career at Penn State, Urschel was one of the most accomplished multitaskers in college sports.
On the field he was team captain and one of the top guards in the country. He earned all-Big Ten honors twice, was a third-team All-America selection by The Associated Press as a senior and received an invitation to the NFL...
Via AP on Fox
February 18, 2014