Found April 23, 2013 on NFL Draft Zone:
PLAYERS: Adam Schefter
It’s not surprising at all, but in the final days prior to the draft, the Bills along with a handful of other teams at the top of the draft board have been making and fielding calls about the possibility to moving back in round one. ESPN NFL reporter Adam Schefter is reporting that the Bills along with a few other clubs have already been working the phones to see what other NFL teams might be interested in moving up the board to secure a player they covet. Adam Schefter        ✔ @AdamSchefter Teams that have made calls about moving back in draft include PHIL, DET, CLEV, BUFF, MIA. Doing what they should. Bills are very open to moving back from their spot at eight overall. Prime candidates to move up could include San Diego (11th), St. Louis (16th, 22nd) and Minnesota (23rd, 25th) or even the Giants at (16th).

Schefter: Luke Joeckel, Eric Fisher will likely be the first two players drafted

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel and Central Michigan left tackle Eric Fisher will likely be the first two players taken in this year’s draft. Feeling is OTs Luke Joeckel and Eric Fisher will be first two players picked Thursday night. Then Oakland’s turn… — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 23, 2013 This makes sense.  Most people...

Bengals work out FIU safety Jonathan Cyprien

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Cincinnati Bengals are holding a private workout for FIU safety Jonathan Cyprien. Many people have Cyprien pegged as the top safety in this year’s draft class and there’s a chance he could go in the first round.   Need NFL Tickets? The post Bengals work out FIU safety Jonathan...

Rams Shopping Their No. 22 Overall Pick?

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the second-first round pick, No. 22 overall, “clearly is for sale.“ This could be where teams in need of a quarterback begin to trade back into the first round for someone like Geno Smith, Ryan Nassib or E.J. Manual. Many expect the Rams to target a wide receiver at pick No. 16 overall, so maybe feel as though their first round targets...

Report: Cedric Benson scheduled to visit the Packers

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, free agent running back Cedric Benson is scheduled to visit with the Green Bay Packers on Wednesday. Free-agent RB Cedric Benson is scheduled to fly to Green Bay to meet with Packers on Wednesday, per sources. Almost healed from LisFranc. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 23, 2013 Benson had a solid season for the Packers in 2012 before...

The Patriots Should Prioritize a Coverage Linebacker in This Year's Draft

Adam Schefter says that at least half of the teams in the first half of the first round want to trade down and two teams including the Miami Dolphins and the Atlanta Falcons are willing to move up. I make this point to tell you to not waste your time listening to the "experts" about which player NFL teams will draft. When it comes to being outside the first few picks, it...

ESPN, NFL Network reporters in a quandry when it comes to tipping NFL Draft picks

The hottest topic in terms of television plans for next week's NFL Draft is the controversy surrounding reporters tipping draft picks.  These days there are scores of fans who take in sports with Twitter as a second screen, following and partaking in the conversation surrounding what they're watching on television. (After all, that's why this website exists.)  After...

Packers rumors: Green Bay to meet with Cedric Benson

The Green Bay Packers are scheduled to meet with running back Cedric Benson today, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Free-agent RB Cedric Benson is scheduled to fly to Green Bay to meet with Packers on Wednesday, per sources. Almost healed from LisFranc. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 23, 2013 Schefter adds that the veteran running back is nearly recovered from...

NFL executive tells reporter this is the worst draft in the past decade? OUCH

One high-ranking team executive told CBS Sports’ Mike Freeman this is the worst draft in a decade. “Worst draft in past 10 years or longer,” the executive said. “When we look back at this draft in five or 10 years we might view it as one of the worst we’ve seen in some time.” Those are pretty harsh words, and I believe there are a lot of crazy people out there.  To...

Report: Bills Hosting LB Karlos Dansby

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Buffalo Bills are hosting free agent linebacker Karlos Dansby Monday and Tuesday in Buffalo. Dansby, 31, was released by the Miami Dolphins back on March 12 in order to create cap room. The Bills made a big move this offseason to help the team offensively by acquiring Kevin Kolb, but have done very little to aid on the defensive side of the...

Report: “Increasing Chatter” That The 49ers Are Looking To Trade Up Into The Top 15

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that there’s “increasing chatter” that the 49ers are trying to trade up in the Top 15 for some defensive help. Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports adds that Missouri DT Sheldon Richardson is likely their target. San Francisco’s roster is already one of the deepest in the league, so it would make plenty of sense for them to look to turn some of their...

NFL Draft Rumors: Ryan Nassib, Cardinals, Eagles, Jets, Draft Notes

Ryan Nassib ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Tuesday’s NFL Live that NFL team’s opinions of Syracuse QB Ryan Nassib are “all across the board.” Schefter adds that one team has actually Nassib graded as an undrafted free agent. “Some teams say they have him rated as the top quarterback on the board,” Schefter stated, via Rotoworld. “I’ve heard other teams say they...

Bigger, Stronger, Faster: the Rams Draft Blueprint (Podcast)

We are two days away from a football fan's true Christmas. The NFL Draft is approaching, and in its few remaining eves we are acting like crazed children trying to figure out what gifts will be bestowed upon us. We're arguing about which shiny bauble we want most, spying into dark corners for clues, and shaking apart rumors and half-truths and outright lies from those who...
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