Best NFL rookie seasons in the modern era

With two outstanding rookie performances in the record books for the 2016 season, let's take a look back at the 25 best NFL rookie seasons in the modern era.
January 17, 2017  |  Discuss

Vikings’ Jayron Kearse adversity best teacher

The Vikings’ newest safety, Jayron Kearse, signed his rookie contract with the team today, after agreeing to a four-year $2.4 million deal with a $64,224 signing bonus, earlier in the week. He was selected with the 244th pick in the seventh round of the draft. On Tuesday Kearse gave an interview on KFAN’s Bumper to Bumper program. While on the show he spoke candidly about...
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May 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Vikings kill it in the draft; select Jayron Kearse

The Vikings put together one of their best drafts in years, receiving an overall grade of an A- according to yahoo sports. They made a splash early by taking wide receiver Laquon Treadwell and cornerback Mackensie Alexander. The Vikings continued to make a splash throughout the draft and turned a lot of heads in the fifth round when they selected the first European wide receiver...
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May 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Clemson DB Jayron Kearse Declares For NFL Draft

Clemson junior safety Jayron Kearse just became the third Tiger player to declare for the NFL Draft, joining defensive linemen Shaq Lawson and Kevin Dodd.    First off I would like to thank Clemson University for giving me the opportunity to be a part of something very special this season. Coming to Clemson was the best decision I’ve made in my young career and it has been...
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January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

2016 NFL Scouting Report: SS Jayron Kearse

  The 2016 safety class as a whole has a number of talented individuals that will be impactful in the NFL. Some from day one while others may take a little longer. One of those potential day one impacts could be Clemson strong safety Jayron Kearse. It’s worth admitting that Kearse is one of my favorite collegiate defensive backs in the country along with FSU S/CB Jalen Ramsey...
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November 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Gators Legend Selected For Induction Into Orange Bowl Hall Of Fame

Before the 2015 edition of the Capital One Orange Bowl, three former college players who excelled in the game at least once will be honored with induction into the bowl game’s Hall of Fame. In addition to former players from the University of Oklahoma and the University of Texas, one former Florida Gators star, defensive end Alex Brown, will be added to a group that includes some...
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November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Deion Sanders, Jevon Kearse return to high school

It’s no secret in the world of college football recruiting that the state of Florida is one of the best (if not THE best) places you want to get high school players from. While there are dozens of schools that have sent multiple alumni not just to the college level but also the NFL, North Fort Myers High School may win the award for sending two of the best players ever to play...
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November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Seahawks WR Jevon Kearse Makes Incredible Catch to Give Seattle a Chance Late in the Game

For all intents and purposes the Seahawks looked done after the Patriots took the lead with a couple minutes left in the game, but just like in the Championship game the team was not going to go quietly in to the night. With a little more than a minute left and 38 yards to cover Jevon Kearse covered 33 of them with easily the most incredible catch of the game.On his back and bobbling...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Jadeveon Clowney could crush Jevon Kearse’s rookie sack record in 2014

Rarely do rookies shine this early as bright as Jadeveon Clowney has two weeks into the Houston Texans’ 2014 preseason slate. The guy has simply been a beast, and it has us thinking that if he can continue to make plays like the two he made on back-to-back downs this weekend against Atlanta, he could be on the verge of an epic rookie season. How epic? Well, there’s little...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans Mount Rushmore debate: Who’s on yours?

There’s been quite a bit of debate over the last week in the NBA about who’s on who’s Mount Rushmore. Here at cover32, our own Carl Pfeiffer broke down each of the 32 NFL team’s Mount Rushmore. His for the Titans are as follows: 31. Tennessee Titans OL Bruce Matthews - Here is all that needs to be said about Matthews: 14 Pro Bowls and started at every position on the offensive...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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