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2014 NFL Draft: A Linebacker for the Dolphins at No. 19?

The Dolphins and veteran linebacker D'Qwell Jackson met in Miami for about the time to drink a cup of coffee. The former Cleveland Browns linebacker left south Florida without a contract and signed with the Indianapolis Colts.For mos tof the offseason, the team, under the leadership of new general manager Dennis Hickey, has spent time re-signing team free agents and adding strength...
Via Football Nation
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

A look at who Saints are taking with 27th pick in various mock drafts

Figuring out who will still be available at 27 is as big of a guessing game as the lottery, but that doesn’t stop everyone and their grandparents from posting a mock NFL draft on the internet. I am guilty of it too. Because the Saints pick so deep in the first round there isn’t much of a consensus specifically because availability changes so much with each mock. I did want to...
Via The Saints Nation
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Path to the Draft: Edge Rusher

Prior Installments: Safety Tight End If you have stuck with me through the last two installments, we took a look at a number of guys at each position that could be selected by the Cardinals sometime in the draft. This week we examine the outside pass rusher that many expect Arizona to take early. After an offensive heavy free agency, the Cardinals could very well go defensive heavy...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Thursday Morning Guest Mock (4/17) | Outhouse Edition

This week we bring our 5th guest mock of the season brought to you by Outhouse.  Outhouse plays it pretty safe with a few risky moves including all 3 quarterbacks off the board in the top 7 picks AND Alabama tackle Cyrus Kouandjio sneaking himself into the end of round 1. Check out the full mock below the full 1st round projection. Previous Guest Mocks: Tyler Rucker (3/20) Jeff...
Via DraftSeason
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cover 32 Mock Draft 1.0 comes out today

Mock drafts are a part of life in the NFL and we’re no different. Later today, we will be unveiling our first mock of the season. The way ours was done was by polling the managing editors for all 32 team sites and getting a list of their top 10 choices for their team. Here’s the list that was submitted for the Arizona Cardinals. 1. Zack Martin OT Notre Dame 2. Anthony Barr OLB...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
3 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 FULL Seven Round NFL Mock Draft 4-17-14

Here is our seven round NFL mock draft. It’s not written by me, it’s authored by a website reader who wishes to remain anonymous. I will tell you he puts a whole lot of work into it. And of course because a seven round NFL mock draft is a ton of work. And this version is even improved and augmented, as there’s even a little bit of commentary sometimes. As always, here’s...
Via The Sports Bank
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting Notes: Prospects the Philadelphia Eagles have talked to, Part 8

With the NFL draft 3 weeks away, the list of prospects that the Eagles have met with and/or shown interest in continues to grow as more reported visits leak via the media. To keep everything more organized, we’ve broken down the prospects by position: Defensive Backs S Deone Bucannon, Washington State (Senior Bowl & Private Workout) CB Darqueze Dennard, Michigan State (Combine...
Via cover32 - Eagles
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons rumors: Atlanta will draft pass rusher in second round according to draft guru

It's no secret that the Atlanta Falcons need help on both the offensive and defensive lines despite the additions made in free agency. Next up the draft and the Falcons hold the sixth overall pick and have three selections in the first seventy picks in a draft that is according to the experts, the best for many years.Although mock drafts will change over the next few weeks, currently...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Picks 21-32

21. Green Bay Packers (8-7-1): Timmy Jernigan, DT, Florida State University The Packers are in tough situation because they need a lot of upgrades on the defensive side of the ball. The Packers are ranked 24th in pass defense and 25th in run defense.  With B.J Raji, an impending free agent and his price tag probably too high for the Packers to be able to resign him.  The Packers...
Via Total Sports Live
6 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 FULL Seven Round NFL Mock Draft 4-13-14

Here is our seven round NFL mock draft. It’s not written by me, it’s authored by a website reader who wishes to remain anonymous. I will tell you he puts a whole lot of work into it. And of course because a seven round NFL mock draft is a ton of work. And this version is even improved and augmented, as there’s even a little bit of commentary sometimes. As always, here’s...
Via The Sports Bank
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Three Options In The NFL Draft

The Atlanta Falcons are about a month away from making their first selection in the 2014 NFL Draft. A lot of things can change in the next month that could affect the decision Atlanta makes. Things can change, but will not change is the Falcon’s dire need for a pass rusher. Finding a guy that can collapse a pocket off the edge should and will be the Falcons number one priority...
Via Football Nation
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons | Three Draft Options

SportsBrothersReport appreciates Travis Jaudon for allowing us to post his work on our site.  Be sure to Follow Travis on Twitter, and check out more of his work on his blog: HERE. January 24, 2015: The day Bud Selig resigns as comish. #CountingTheDays #MLB— Travis Jaudon (@jaudonsports) April 9, 2014 The Atlanta Falcons are about a month away...
Via Sports Brothers Report
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting Notes: Prospects the Philadelphia Eagles have talked to, Part 6

Welcome back to another round of scouting notes, where we take a look at potential prospects the Eagles could target in the upcoming draft. We’ve been mostly focusing on players the Eagles have met with in some capacity this offseason, but it’s also important to highlight players that have flown under the radar in terms of official contact from the team. In this week’s edition...
Via cover32 - Eagles
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers Mock Draft with a Twist – Pigskin Paul

Pigskin Paul – Draftnik I am not a big fan of Mock Drafts. I always feel like they are a lot more work than they are worth. With trades and so many front office changes every year the process of putting together an accurate sample Mock Draft seems not only daunting, but highly speculative. And since I do not have inside team contacts it stacks the odds even more against my being...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Auburn Football: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2014

If the Auburn Tigers are to challenge Alabama agains or the SEC Title, and a potential berth in the National Title it needs to do a little housekeeping of its own. Players leaving for the NFL, working with new students and making sure there are enough playmarkers on offense and defense - all issues Guz Malzahn must face if the Tigers want to finish what they started in 2013.Information...
Via Football Nation
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Dee Ford says he can fit in a 3-4

For pass-rushing defensive ends who have thrived in a 4-3 system, graduation to the NFL could take out of play teams that run a 3-4 front. Auburn defensive end Dee Ford insists that shouldn’t happen for him. And he has reached the point where he’s not thrilled to talk about it. Asked to identify the question he’s sick of being asked during a Friday visit to Pro Football...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Dee Ford Scouting Report

Dee Ford DE Auburn #30 Ht: 6’2″ Wt: 252 All of our scouting reports are limited to our premium customers. If you would like access to all of our 2014 scouting reports, click here to sign up. Comments: What you see is what you get with Ford. He’s a pure speed rusher and certainly capable of making an impact at the next level but he probably isn’t going to be a three-down...
Via DraftAce
21 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft: Mack Wows, Ford Gets his Chance and Garoppolo Throws on March 4th Pro Days

The Pro Day circuit continues on, with the second day of scheduled Pro Days featuring a handful of big names. Khalil Mack made Buffalo a must-stop on the Pro Day schedule, and put on a 40-time show for scouts there. After not being able to test at the combine, Dee Ford did every drill at Auburn’s Pro Day and certainly didn’t disappoint. And while working out at Northwestern’s...
Via Optimum Scouting
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Still Seeking Pass Rush Boost

Chip Kelly admitted Wednesday that bolstering the Eagles pass rush remains a priority. Given so few remaining linebackers remain in free agency, Auburn's Dee Ford may be the team's best fit come draft day. (Image courtesy of CBSSports.com) Clearly continuing to build the defense has been a top priority for the Eagles this offseason, but one component still remains just out...
Via Eagledelphia
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Dee Ford drops by FOX Football Daily

Former Auburn defensive end Dee Ford joins us in-studio to explain which position he could play in the NFL.
Via FOXSports.com
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots talk special teams with projected first-round pick Dee Ford

Auburn defensive end Dee Ford will be a hot commodity in May. While he has met with the Patriots, the team talked special teams with the projected first-round pick.       
Via FOXSports.com
24 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints | Best & Worst Case Scenario for Round 1 of the NFL Draft

The Saints made a big move in FA with the signing of safety Jarius Byrd but other than that hey have been fairly quite, leaving a handful of needs to fill (OLB, WR, CB, OT).  Come draft weekend look for New Orleans to continue to build on the defensive side of the ball in round 1 and add to the pieces they have in place. In 2013 I was very surprised when they opted not to add 3...
Via DraftSeason
24 days ago  |  Discuss

On The Clock: Denver Broncos

After losing Super Bowl XLVIII to the Seattle Seahawks, the Denver Broncos will make the thirty-first selection during the first round on draft day.  The team ended up losing talents like Eric Decker to the New York Jets and Rodgers-Cromartie to the New York Giants because of free agency, but they ended up getting a trio of Pro-Bowlers with Aquib Talib, DeMarcus Ware and T.J. Ward...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
26 days ago  |  Discuss

What’s Left for Dallas in FA for DE?

With a week passing by and the frenzy starting to slow itself down, the Dallas Cowboys still have some options and needs to fill particularly at the defensive end position.  With only Tyrone Crawford, George Selvie, Jeremy Mincey, and Kyle Wilber left on the roster Dallas has yet to fill the void left by DeMarcus Ware’s departure to the Denver Broncos. Minnesota Vikings’ Jared...
Via cover32
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots To Work Out Projected First-Round Pass Rusher Dee Ford

The New England Patriots haven’t addressed their pass-rushing needs in free agency, but they’re showing interest in one of the best defensive end prospects in the 2014 NFL draft. Auburn pass rusher Dee Ford told SBNation.com on Tuesday that he has a workout scheduled with the Patriots. The 6-foot-2, 252-pound defensive end had 10.5 sacks during his senior season with the Tigers...
Via NESN.com
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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