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Steelers Dine With Shane Ray Prior To Mizzou Pro Day

If the past is any indication, a majority of the prospects that Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin and company meet with prior to the draft, get drafted by the team. Tony Pauline of tweeted last night that the Steelers’ brass were indeed dining with Missouri edge rusher Shane Ray, prior to his pro […] Steelers Dine With Shane Ray Prior To Mizzou Pro...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brian Orakpo Not Returning to Redskins

View image | Free agent linebacker Brian Orakpo appeared on NFL AM Friday morning on NFL Network, discussing his pending free agency. He discussed his chances of returning to the Redskins after a disappointing 2014 season in which he played under the franchise tag and missed the final nine games with a torn pectoral muscle. “Obviously a window is still there...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Missouri OLB Shane Ray

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, out attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Live we’ve done in the past, these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. Today, back with a focus on potentially the […] 2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Missouri OLB Shane Ray is a...
Via Steelers Depot
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Draft experts can't say enough good things about DE Shane Ray

ST. LOUIS -- A preternatural ability to sack quarterbacks has NFL scouts drooling over Missouri's standout defensive ends. Dominant pass rushers come at a premium in the pros, and few college players found more success coming off the edge this season than Shane Ray and Markus Golden. Both proved they can play on Sundays, and Ray's name in particular skyrocketed up draft boards as...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

As expected, Shane Ray to leave Mizzou early for NFL Draft

Missouri's single-season sack leader officially said goodbye Wednesday afternoon in Columbia. The news won't surprise anyone who was paying attention before Shane Ray declared his intentions for the NFL Draft in front of reporters at a press conference in the Mizzou Athletics Training Complex. A dominant junior season featuring an SEC-best 14 1/2 sacks left the All-American defensive...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Missouri’s Shane Ray Ejected After Hit On Alabama QB Blake Sims (Video)

Alabama quarterback Blake Sims took a big hit in the second quarter of the SEC championship game Saturday, but so did Missouri’s defense. Missouri defensive lineman Shane Ray was ejected from the game early in the second quarter for targeting after a clear helmet-to-helmet hit on Sims. To make matters worse for the No. 16 Tigers, Sims was able to get the pass off in time and...
December 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mizzou's Shane Ray ejected for targeting in SEC title game

In the second quarter of the SEC Championship Game, Missouri's Shane Ray delivered a vicious hit on Alabama quarterback Blake Sims. A targeting penalty was called on Ray and confirmed after a review, which means Ray was ejected from the game. Ray is Missouri's best player on defense, ranking sixth in the nation in sacks (12) and third in tackles for loss (20.5). Here's a slow-motion...
Via Fox Sports
December 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders Draft Prospects: Outside linebacker Shane Ray

Name: Shane Ray, OLB, Missouri Height: 6’3” Weight: 249lbs Analysis: In previous profiles, hustle and heart were discussed to describe prospects’ skill set. These can get an average guy drafted, and a talented guy picked higher than maybe he should. Ray will not be selected for his intangibles. It will be production and combine numbers that will aid him in cashing obscenely...
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December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri seals Cotton Bowl victory with 73-yard scoop and score with 1:09 left to play (VIDEO)

Missouri Tiger defensive end Michael Sam’s name was never really called Friday night. With 1:09 remaining in regulation, commentator Gus Johnson said that Sam needed to come up big to stop Oklahoma State from a go-ahead touchdown in the 2014 Cotton Bowl. On queue Michael Sam’s beat his block and stripped Oklahoma State’s QB Clint Cheif from behind. Mizzou defensive end Shane...
Via In The Neutral Zone
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Shane Ray’s Scoop And Score Gives Missouri A Wild Cotton Bowl Win

These last few days of bowl games have been fantastic, and tonight’s Cotton Bowl was no exception. After surrendering a go-ahead touchdown to Missouri, Clint Chelf and Oklahoma State got to work, driving down the field to the Missouri 27-yard-line. With 55 seconds remaining, on a play evocative of last night’s Oklahoma-Alabama finish, Missouri All-American defensive end Michael...
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January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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