TAMPA, Fla. When the new-look Tampa Bay Bucs finally don their pads in camp late next month, plenty of gazes will be fixed on jersey No. 24.
That includes rookie NFL head coach Greg Schiano, who cant wait to see the hard-hitting style of strong safety and first-round draft pick Mark Barron in action.
Marks a very explosive athlete, and I think hes got a very good feel as a football...
One of the Patriots' greatest needs in the draft is at safety, though the 2012 class only features one player with a legitimate first-round grade. Therefore, if the Patriots miss out on that player, Alabama's Mark Barron, they might shift their focus elsewhere. The second safety off the board projects to be Notre Dame's Harrison Smith, who will be there for the taking...
The following is the 7th in a series of draft profiles for potential 1st and 2nd round picks for the Dallas Cowboys. These profiles are put together with the specific needs of the Cowboys in mind, and is an attempt to examine their resumes and game tape to get an idea of who might fit in best with Dallas come draft day.
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Scouting Report: Mark Barron
Mark Barron is the leader of the Crimson Tide secondary. He has abundant experience starting 38 games for Alabama. Barron did not participate in the Combine and Alabama’s Pro Day due to surgery for a double sports hernia. This may cause his stock to dive out of the top fifteen.