49ers & 3 Other Teams Interested In Supplemental Draft Prospect LB Darius Lipford

  ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that three NFL teams have expressed interest in supplemental draft prospect LB Darius Lipford. Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee reported last week that the 49ers hosted Kipford for a workout. This year’s Supplemental Draft concluded without any of the four eligible players being selected. SMU RB Traylon Shead, Virginia University of...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Supplemental Draft Prospect LB Darius Lipford Has Visits Lined Up For This Week

  Update: Adam Caplan mentions that the 49ers are expected to be one of the team’s to workout former UNC LB Darius Lipford. ———– The 2014 NFL Supplemental Draft concluded last Thursday without any of the four eligible players being selected. All four players are now undrafted free agents and able to sign with NFL teams. SMU RB Traylon Shead, Virginia University...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Zero Players Picked in NFL Supplemental Draft

For the second straight year, the NFL Supplemental Draft has passed without a player being selected. The four players available in this year’s draft New Mexico WR Chase Clayton, SMU RB Traylon Shead, North Carolina LB Darius Lipford, and Virginia-Lynchburg DT LaKendrick Ross. Of those prospects, Shead graded out as the best. Ross (6-5, 360 pounds) was probably the second best of...
Via The Sideline
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Supplemental Draft: No Prospects Drafted, All Four Now Become Free Agents

By: Justis Mosqueda Yesterday the four names eligible for the 2014 Supplemental Draft were announced. The supplemental draft is usually used for the selection of players who became academically ineligible or were kick off their team since the original draft declaration deadline. The prospects who declared were Chase Clayton (WR, New Mexico), LaKendrick Ross (DT, Virginia-Lynchburg...
Via Optimum Scouting
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

The Houston Texans and company make prominent decision in supplemental draft

For the second straight year, not a single player was selected in the NFL Supplemental Draft. The supplemental draft pool contains players who did not enter the initial NFL Draft. There were four prospects eligible for the supplemental draft. New Mexico wide receiver Chase Clayton, North Carolina linebacker Darius Lipford, Virginia-Lynchburg defensive tackle LaKendrick Ross and...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Supplemental Draft Concludes With No Players Being Selected

  Rob Rang of CBS Sports reports that the 2014 Supplemental Draft has concluded with none of the four eligible players being selected. The supplemental draft was expected to be a disappointment this year, so it really should come as no surprise that not a single player was selected. The four players who could have been select are:  SMU RB Traylon Shead, Virginia University...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Not Expected To Participate In 2014 Supplemental NFL Draft

The NFL will hold their annual supplemental draft on Thursday and as usual, the Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t expected to participate in it. On Wednesday, the league announced that New Mexico receiver Chase Clayton, North Carolina linebacker Darius Lipford, Virginia-Lynchburg defensive tackle Lakendrick Ross and SMU running back Traylon Shead were eligible for the draft as […] ...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Raiders take anyone in the supplemental draft?

There are four players available in the supplemental draft which occurs today. In the NFL, the supplemental draft happens after the regular NFL Draft and is aimed to allow players who for whatever reason were not available to be drafted back in May but now find themselves unable to return to school. This often happens as a result of the player getting in trouble with the school or...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Supplemental Draft: North Carolina’s Darius Lipford Leads Four Eligible Prospects

Every year, in the heat of the summer, the NFL holds their annual Supplemental Draft. Some years, it’s a lackluster crop that holds a few college misfits and really limited hope of finding an every day NFL contributor. Some years, baggage-filled yet talented prospects like Josh Gordon, Josh Brent or Ahmad Brooks enter the draft and provide some intriguing talent for teams to quickly...
Via Optimum Scouting
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL News: Supplemental Draft could be uneventful

The NFL's Supplemental Draft takes place Friday. As suspected, the draft will be fairly uneventful, but possibly even more so this year than usual. Adam Caplan reported the lack of interest in this draft on Tuesday.Teams I've spoken with so far do not have a draftable grade on any of the players for the supplemental draft, which is scheduled for Friday.— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Only Four Players Able To Be Selected In The Supplemental Draft

  Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that only four players are eligible to be selected in tomorrow’s Supplemental Draft. The four players consist of:  SMU RB Traylon Shead, Virginia University of Lynchburg DT LaKendrick Ross, UNC LB Darius Lipford and New Mexico WR Chase Clayton. According to Rapoport, no more applications are being accepted from players looking...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

North Carolina Football: UNC keys to the game vs. Miami

Darius Lipford (23) and Tim Scott (7) missing the tackle on Shane Carden (5) during the East Carolina vs. North Carolina football game on September 28th, 2013 (Photo credit: Gerry Broome/AP) After starting the year 1-4, the 2013 football season gets no easier for the North Carolina Tar Heels. In comes arguably the toughest test Carolina will face all year – the No. 10 Miami Hurricanes...
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October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Freakish Addition

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – North Carolina lacked the ideal athletic type to plug into the hybrid Bandit position last season. Nearly 20 months after suffering the first of two left ACL injuries, Darius Lipford may be just the man for the job.
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August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Larry Fedora Makes His Pigskin Preview Debut

The 10th Annual Bill Dooley Triangle Pigskin Preview was held in Cary on Thursday with Larry Fedora making his first appearance. Inside Carolina has full quotes which cover a variety of topics which amazingly did not include the current AFAM scandal or the previous one. Fedora did not reveal anything earth shattering but did comment about loving his team’s attitude. What are the...
Via SCACC Hoops
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

North Carolina Football: LB Darius Lipford done for the season

As the North Carolina football team prepares for the first year under new head coach Larry Fedora, the defensive side of the squad took a major hit in preparing to show off their 4-2-5 hybrid D. Junior outside line backer Darius Lipford has re-injured his left knee, the same that the young man had torn his ACL during the Independence Bowl versus Missouri last December 26th. From...
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July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Lipford Reinjures Knee

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina junior linebacker Darius Lipford reinjured his left ACL during a rehab session last Thursday and will undergo reconstructive surgery that will force him to miss the 2012 season. A school official confirmed the news to InsideCarolina.com on Thursday.
Via northcarolina.scout.com
July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Injury Updates: Renner, Paige-Moss, Lipford

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- North Carolina released injury updates Wednesday afternoon on quarterback Bryn Renner, linebacker Darius Lipford and defensive end Donte-Paige Moss.
Via northcarolina.scout.com
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss
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