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The Browns could have been trading with the Jets in Draft Day movie

I’m not spoiling Draft Day when I say that it involves some wheeling and dealing for draft picks in and around the NFL Draft. I’m also not spoiling anything when I say that the Seattle Seahawks were the trade partner with Kevin Costner and the Browns regarding a presumed number one draft pick quarterback. What I found out today, though, is that originally the Browns were supposed...
Via Waiting For Next Year
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Offensive Line Prospect Brandon Thomas Tears ACL During NFL Draft Prep

Clemson offensive lineman Brandon Thomas was rising up 2014 NFL draft rankings before suffering an injury last week. Thomas tore his ACL while preparing for the draft, ESPN’s Adam Caplan reported Monday. Thomas is projected to play tackle or guard in the NFL. NFL Media’s Mike Mayock recently recommended the Houston Texans take him No. 33 overall. Thomas should fall in draft rankings...
Via NESN.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Mayock compares Jadeveon Clowney to Bruce Smith in his heyday

Jadeveon Clowney is a freak of a player, and let’s face it any person that can run a 4.5 forty yard dash at 266 pounds is in another class when you are comparing world class athletes.  Today Mike Maycok was raving about Clowney on Path to the draft, and he compared him to Bruce Smith […] The post Mike Mayock compares Jadeveon Clowney to Bruce Smith in his heyday appeared first...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Four Former Cardinals Featured In NFL.com’s Top Five Position Rankings

Photo: @UofLFootball With the pro-day circuit nearing completion, Mike Mayock of ESPN recently unveiled the third edition of his position-by-position draft prospect rankings for the 2014 NFL Draft. Of the 13 positions, four of them have former Louisville Cardinals ranked in the top five. Teddy Brdigewater fell from No. 1 to No. 3 after a lackluster pro day. Calvin Pryor dropped...
Via The Cardinal Connect
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Mayock Now Has Virginia Tech’s Kyle Fuller As His No. 2 Cornerback

Back in February, NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock called Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller a "first-round talent" during his inaugural conference call, but even so, he still had Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard and Oklahoma State's Justin Gilbert as his top two rated cornerbacks in his initial positional rankings. However, as of Monday, that has […]...
Via Steelers Depot
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayock: Johnny Manziel is a better passer coming out of college then Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; NFL Network draft expert Mike Mayock believes Johnny Manziel is a better passer coming out of college then both Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick. Mayock on naming Manziel his No. 1 QB: "At some point, you have to trust your gut. I think he has the ‘it factor’; he’s a playmaker...
Via Pro Football Zone
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans, Jaguars & Vikings To Meet Privately With Johnny Manziel Thursday

  Albert Breer of the NFL Network reports that the Texans and Jaguars will both meet with privately with Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel Thursday afternoon. According to College Football 24/7, Manziel will have dinner with the Vikings HC Mike Zimmer, OC Norv Turner and GM Rick Spielman Thursday and will meet with him Friday morning as well. Chase Goodbread of College Football...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers says 2 of the 3 Commentators on Johnny Manziel Shouldn’t be Taken Seriously

I’ve heard Mike Mayock say some silly things sometimes, so I can see where Rodgers is coming from. 2 of the 3 guys commenting on this workout right now have opinions that shouldn't be taken very seriously. — Aaron Rodgers (@AaronRodgers12) March 27, 2014
Via Word On The Game
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Choke Wednesday: Teddy Bridgewater

Teddy Bridgewater entered the 2013 season riding high after a Sugar Bowl victory and seemed poised for a serious run at the Heisman Trophy, BCS National Championship Game, and #1 overall draft pick. The first two slipped through his fingers in a shocking come from ahead loss to Central Florida, the third may be gone after a disappointing Pro Day. Here's what the NFL Network&...
Via Double Coverage Football
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Mayock: Teddy Bridgewater’s Pro Day “Average At Best”

Teddy Bridgewater’s decision to skip throwing session at the NFL Combine drew even more interest in his pro day workout on Monday. The critics and pundits are out, and the opinions are not pretty. Mike Mayock of NFL Network ripped Bridgewater’s passing effort Monday, calling it average at best according to Pro Football Talk. “Most quarterbacks have good pro days,” Mayock...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayock's Pro Day take

CLEMSON - In an exclusive interview with CUTigers, NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock weighed in on several participants in Clemson’s 2014 Pro Day.
Via clemson.scout.com
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Khalil Mack a perfect fit for the Jacksonville Jaguars

Mike Mayock, scouting analyst for the NFL Network, really furrowed some eyebrows when he told a Minnesota radio station that University of Buffalo star linebacker Khalil Mack was one of the top three talents in the draft. He then took his proclamation a step further when he maintained that he would take Mack with the number one overall pick, above beloved media-fixture Jadeveon Clowney...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Some NFL Combine thoughts

It’s been a pretty busy few days for the St. Louis Rams. General manager Les Snead and a small army of Rams scouts made the trek to Indianapolis for the NFL Combine last week and remain there as the Combine wraps up shortly. Below, I’ve compiled some of the most newsworthy and interesting tweets from Rams insiders, fans and others. We’ll start with the most important. "...
Via cover32 - Rams
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions have options at DB with No. 10 draft pick

The Detroit Lions undoubtedly will have the opportunity to improve their secondary -- arguably the weakest link on the team -- with the No. 10 pick overall in the draft. That much was clear Tuesday during the final day of the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. Need a cornerback? (Who doesn't?) Try Oklahoma State's Justin Gilbert or Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

KSK Kontent Klearinghouse: Metrodome ‘Splosion

Explosions are generally more interesting than 40 times, bench reps and who Mike Mayock considers “twitchy”, so ignore all those combine workout results and watch a stadium get razed. You can have your Metrodome demolition in video form. Or enjoy the GIF.– Bart Scott is joining the CBS NFL studio shows next season. I suppose replacing Shannon Sharpe’s incoherent shouting...
Via Kissing Suzy Kolber
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns: Forget Manziel, Sammy Watkins Is A Must Have

Move over Johnny Football, Sammy Watkins would be deadly in Cleveland. Measuring in at 6 foot 3/4 and 211-pounds, Watkins is the most explosive weapon in the 2014 NFL Draft, that’s not a wide receiver. Don’t believe me? Fine, just ask NFL Network’s Mike Mayock what he thinks about Watkins. “I usually don’t get excited […]
Via Full Scale Sports
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Mike Mayock loves Greg Robinson’s bubble butt

Mike Mayock was getting down and dirty at the NFL Combine. Here he is showering all kinds of love on Greg Robinson's bubble butt.
Via Gamedayr
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Huskies Draft Talk: Mike Mayock

For many football fans, Mike Mayock is not only the expert voice for the NFL Network, he's also their lead analyst when it comes to the yearly NFL Draft. With the NFL Draft Scouting Combine workouts starting Saturday in Indianapolis, including the tight ends, Mayock took some time this week with reporters to talk about the various prospects expected to perform.
Via washington.scout.com
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft: Khalil Mack Could Be The Man Amongst Boys

If you ask NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock who he would take as the top overall pick in this May’s Draft, he doesn’t hesitate.Khalil Mack is his guy."He's explosive off the edge, he's tough, he's twitchy, he's got a little edge about him," Mayock said of Mack.And Mayock is not the only one signing his praises. The intimidating linebacker from the little...
Via Football Nation
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Khalil Mack would be my No. 1 overall pick

A Mid-American Conference player went first in the 2013 draft, and if NFL Media draft analyst Mike Mayock had his way, a MAC player would go No. 1 in 2014, too. Appearing on Minneapolis radio station KFAN on Friday morning, Mayock said he would take Buffalo outside linebacker Khalil Mack first overall. Central Michigan offensive tackle Eric Fisher was the No. 1 pick in the '...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Mayock is thinking tight end Amaro, defensive tackle Hageman for Pats first round pick

From left to right: Hageman (Maize and Blue), Amaro (Dallas Morning News)With representatives of all 32 teams convening at the Scouting Combine this weekend, league-wide focus is starting to turn towards the draft. The Patriots hold the 29th pick in the 2014 draft, which is considered a deep class by most analysts.One such analyst, NFL Network's Mike Mayock, was asked about what...
Via Patriots Life
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Lamarcus Joyner's draft stock rising after senior season

Lamarcus Joyner already understood the value of returning for his senior season. He was able to be a leader and help Florida State win a national title. And now he's seeing his draft stock rise, too. NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock said he considers Joyner the No. 3 safety in the draft and sees him as a late pick in the first round. Mayock compares Joyner to former LSU...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams' draft options will take shape at NFL combine

In the Rams’ 19 seasons in St. Louis, few drafts have had more meaning for them than the 2014 edition. With that in mind, Rams coaches, scouts, front office executives and medical personnel have descended on Indianapolis for the NFL scouting combine, the gathering that kicks the pre-draft process into high gear. The Rams will reap the final benefits of what has become known as...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Mayock Thinks Jets Could Draft Multiple WR’s

There is no denying that the New York Jets need an upgrade when it comes to their receiving core, and with talk that they might cut Santonio Holmes this off-season the need is even greater. Many draft pundits have Gang Green taking a receiver with the 18th overall pick, but one has them going even further with it. NFL Network’s draft expert Mike Mayock thinks the Jets might pick...
Via Overtime
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Outlook

NFL Network's Mike Mayock answer questions about this year's draft class, which he called "the best I've seen in probably 10 years."
Via cle.scout.com
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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