NFL Draft 2016: 3 GMs believe Leonard Floyd is a top ten pick

There is no doubt that former Georgia outside linebacker Leonard Floyd has seen a fast rise in the 2016 NFL Draft the last few days. In fact, his rise has been so rapid it may land him in the top ten. Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole reported that at least three NFL general managers have stated that they believe Floyd is a top ten pick for the draft. Many believe that he has the potential...
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April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL Draft 2016: Top five best fits for Leonard Floyd

Former Georgia linebacker Leonard Floyd has some of the most upside out of any player in the 2016 NFL Draft. Floyd could end up anywhere from the top 15 to the end of the first round thanks to his athleticism. During his career at Georgia, Floyd recorded 26 tackles for loss and 17 sacks, so he certainly fits the bill as a pass rusher. He can also make plays from just about anywhere...
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April 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Linebacker Leonard Floyd makes it official, declares for the NFL draft

Georgia made it official Thursday, announcing leading sack artist, junior linebacker Leonard Floyd is heading to the NFL and will not return for his senior season. Floyd lead the Bulldogs with 4.5 sacks and had a career-best 74 tackles this season. Floyd originally stated his desire to leave for the NFL immediately after the school and former head coach Mark Richt announced Richt...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Georgia outside linebacker Leonard Floyd to enter NFL draft

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Georgia outside linebacker Leonard Floyd is bypassing his senior season to enter the NFL draft. The decision was announced by Georgia on Thursday and had been expected. The 6-foot-4, 231-pounder is widely projected as a first-round pick. Floyd, a Butkus Award finalist, ranked second on the team with 74 tackles and led the Bulldogs with 4 1/2 sacks. He shared...
Via Associated Press
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Georgia LB Leonard Floyd entering the 2016 NFL Draft

Leonard Floyd had yet another impressive season for the Georgia Bulldogs and is now set to enter the 2016 NFL Draft, leaving his senior year of eligibility on the table. Georgia assistant coach Kevin Sherrer discussed Floyd’s decision and praised the pass rusher’s time in Athens. “Leonard will be missed not just by the Dawg Nation, but by me, his teammates and the rest of...
Via Campus Sports Net
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Georgia Linebacker Leonard Floyd Heading To The NFL Draft

One of Georgia’s most productive defensive players is off to the NFL, per a release by the school. Linebacker Leonard Floyd, who recorded 74 tackles and 4.5 sacks this season en route to being named a finalist for the Butkus Award, will skip his senior season and declare for the Draft. Georgia announces LB Leonard Floyd is jumping to the NFL pic.twitter.com/tmmS9oqEfy — Barrett...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Leonard Floyd discusses the possibility of leaving for the NFL Draft

As another season in Athens comes to a close, redshirt junior linebacker Leonard Floyd has another tough decision to make. Will he turn pro, as he was expected to do following 2014, or will he return for another season with the Bulldogs? Floyd discussed the topic Monday, but appears to have yet to make up his mind at this point. “I’m gonna definitely talk to what I call my...
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November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Georgia LB returns fumble 96 yards for TD

Georgia’s 6-foot-4, 231-pound outside linebacker Leonard Floyd carried the ball 96 yards on the way to the Bulldogs’ first score of the game Saturday afternoon, and it all started by recovering a Tennessee fumble.  Football is funny sometimes, and History Of Sports got video. That’s one for Floyd’s trophy room. 96 yd fumble recovery for TD! #UGAvsTENN pic.twitter.com...
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October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Star OLB Leonard Floyd “Already Doing Everything” Following Shoulder Surgery In December

The rehabilitation process for one of Georgia’s top defensive players appears to be going very well.  Leonard Floyd, an honorable mention All-SEC player in 2014, had shoulder surgery in December. The 6-foot-4, 231-pound outside linebacker seems to be close to getting back to full health.  Floyd, who had 55 tackles and a team-high six sacks last season, is “already doing everything”...
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May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Football: Leonard Floyd and Todd Gurley Considered “Top NFL Prospects”

To absolutely no one’s surprise, both Leonard Floyd and Todd Gurley have been tabbed as 2015 NFL Prospects. Despite being only a sophomore—Floyd is the NFL’s pre-requisite three-years removed from his graduating high school class—many view Floyd as a potential defensive superstar… Read more → The post Georgia Football: Leonard Floyd and Todd Gurley Considered “Top...
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August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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