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2014 NFL Mock Draft 4/18

  Follow @onlyNCAAsportsHouston (2-14) Blake Bortles, QB, UCF      St. Louis - from Washington (3-13) Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South CarolinaJacksonville (4-12) Khalil Mack, LB, BuffaloCleveland (4-12) Sammy Watkins, WR, ClemsonOakland (4-12) Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn Atlanta (4-12) Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&MTampa Bay (4-12)Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&MMinnesota...
Via Only College Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Mock Draft 4/18

Follow @onlyNCAAsports1. Houston Texans: Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina2. St. Louis Rams: Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn3. Jacksonville Jaguars: Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson4. Cleveland Browns: Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M5. Oakland Raiders: Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M6. Atlanta Falcons: Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&...
Via Only College Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL mock draft, version 7.0: Change at the top for Browns

FOX Sports Ohio's Fred Greetham will do a mock draft every Thursday up until the draft takes place on Thurs. May 8. We will take a stab at prognosticating the entire first round of picks. For a bonus feature, we will also list who the Browns might take in the second-round -- 35th overall In the home stretch with just three weeks to go, there still will be change, but here'...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rams Would Make A Huge Mistake By Passing Up Sammy Watkins

I've said it once, I'll say it again. The Rams need to find a way to get their hands on Sammy Watkins. Watkins is a pure receiver, something the Rams desperately need. Tavon Austin is an amazing football player, but the Rams are asking him to be the next Wes Welker, which isn’t going to happen. He's elusive and a great returner, but he's not going to give you a...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars: 5 Potential Second Round Picks

The Jacksonville Jaguars are in a "wait and see" mode when it comes to the NFL Draft this May. The team may be working on a short list of potential choices with the third over all selection, but that choice might be hard to come by - especilly if the Houston Texans and the St. Louis Rams take two studs off the Jaguars' wish list.The Jaguars do not figure to take a quarterback...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NFL Mock Draft: Round one (version 1.0)

The NFL Draft is three weeks from tomorrow, commencing on May 8 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. So it’s time to start seriously thinking about what direction teams are going to go during the first round – finally. Now that free agency has come and gone (for the most part), it actually makes sense to start forecasting the draft. Team needs are much clearer today than...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 Rookie Wide Receivers for 2014

Top 10 Rookie Wide Receivers entering the NFL in 2014 Some great talent coming into the league this year. Tons of teams in need of adding depth and talent outside the numbers. With all the young Quarterbacks that have taken over the league in the past three-to-five years, we are likely to see quite a few teams looking to build their receiving corps through the draft. Lots and lots...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Clemson WR Sammy Watkins Visiting Rams

  Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the Rams are hosting Clemson WR Sammy Watkins for a visit on Monday and will later bring him in for a private workout on Friday. Rapoport mentions that the Rams could be choosing between Watkins, OT Greg Robinson (Auburn) or DE Jadeveon Clowney (South Carolina) at No. 2 overall. Watkins is considered by many to be the best receiver...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lups Updated 4 Round NFL Mock Draft

With less than a month away from the bid day Lups pulls out the big guns and goes for a full 4 round mock draft. While many questions still loom about the fate of the top 3 quarterbacks, we watch as all 3 go in the top 10, along with a few key trades. 2. TRADE Tampa Bay Bucs (from St. Louis Rams) – Sammy Watkins WR, Clemson I’m not sure if any NFL Draft has started off with back...
Via DraftSeason
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Mock Draft: 4/13

4 Standing O Draftniks got together Sunday afternoon and threw together a 2 round 2014 NFL Mock Draft.  We also added in 11 bonus picks because there were some guys we simply couldn’t leave out (and a Top 75 is a nice number).  Special thanks to Gabe Schuh, Kellen Livingstone, and Rider Ingalls for the insight.  This snake style mock is what each of us would do in the situation...
Via Standing O Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel not the only intriguing Aggie to Jaguars

Evans is former Aggies receiver Mike Evans, the consensus No. 2 player at his position behind Clemson’s Sammy Watkins. Matthews is former Aggies left tackle Jake Matthews, who will be the first or second offensive lineman drafted next month. Jaguars fans reacted angrily but what’s the rub? They’re interested in only one A&M player: Quarterback Johnny Manziel. They don’t...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Draft A Scout's Eye View: Sammy Watkins WR Clemson

Sammy Watkins Clemson 6'1 211Measurables: 32" arms 9 5/8" handsTesting Results: 4.43 40 yard dash, 16 bench reps (225lbs), 34" vertical, 126" broad jump, 4.34 20 yard shuttle, 6.95 3 cone drillScouting Notes: A rare prospect at wide receiver, has the speed and quickness of a Percy Harvin in a big well proportioned powerful 6'1 211 lbs frame...The best...
Via Football Nation
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions potentially trading up for Sammy Watkins; Good Idea or Bad Idea?

The Detroit Lions want Clemson receiver Sammy Watkins according to an ESPN report, but there’s no chance Watkins falls to the 10th pick. In order to land the Clemson wide out, Detroit would have to trade up in the draft, presumably to the 2nd or 3rd pick, to select him. More signs point to Lions trading up for Sammy Watkins http://t.co/9QuDLmoMvM — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk...
Via Standing O Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft: Could Cleveland Browns Help Detroit Lions Land Sammy Watkins?

Now that the 2014 NFL Draft is officially less than one month away, the Cleveland Browns are likely finalizing what has to be an expansive draft board. With so many different needs on their roster, the Browns could go literally any direction with the No. 4 pick in the first round of the NFL Draft. While many fans are clamoring for general manager Ray Farmer to select Clemson wide...
Via Buckeye State Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lions Could Have Interest In Trading Up For WR Sammy Watkins

  Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that there is a “growing sense in league circles” that the Lions could be willing to trade up for Clemson WR Sammy Watkins. Birkett mentions that Lions’ GM Martin Mayhew and HC Jim Caldwell have already had dinner with Watkins. The Lions reportedly spoke to fellow Clemson WR Martavis Bryant regarding Watkins as well...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins | NFL Draft's Most Talented

The headline does not suggest a discount of all the other very talented players in this upcoming NFL Draft, players like Blake Bortles, Jadeveon Clowney, Johnny Manziel, or Khalil Mack, but what it does do is grab your attention, if Sammy Watkins hasn't already. The photograph is a blur, and it is that measure of speed which sets Watkins apart. Pointing to stats, combine numbers...
Via Sports Brothers Report
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins likes Lions' offense

Watkins offered similar sentiments to ESPN.com at the NFL scouting combine in February, saying it would "be a blessing" to play opposite Johnson with the Lions. Watkins recently was projected as the No. 7 overall pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in ESPN draft expert Mel Kiper's latest mock draft. The former Clemson receiver also was ranked as the fourth-best overall...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 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
8 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams are a potential trade partner for Sammy Watkins-obsessed Detroit Lions

Detroit is making things interesting. As news of the Lions’ flirtation with Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins picked up steam yesterday after his pre-draft visit with the team, there has been a bit of conjecture around the internet as to just how far they’d be willing to move up to get him in May’s draft. If their interest in the ACC star is real, they will no doubt have...
Via cover32 - Rams
8 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...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions hosted Sammy Watkins for pre-draft visit

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free-Press, the Lions hosted former Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins for a pre-draft visit. #Lions hosted WR Sammy Watkins on a pre-draft visit today. He got to meet Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate in the visit. — Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) April...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Burleson signing means Cleveland will not draft Sammy Watkins

The Cleveland Browns have agreed to terms wide ex-Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson. Nate Burleson, Browns agree to one-year contract: http://t.co/jpIuGkPgcw — NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) April 7, 2014 Cleveland has now signed two wide receivers to share the ball with Josh Gordon and Jordan Cameron. In my opinion, that’s enough proof that taking Clemson wide receiver...
Via cover32 - Browns
10 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft: Mike Evans and Cleveland Browns Top 5 Wide Receiver Prospects

With the 2014 NFL Draft officially just over a month away, the Cleveland Browns will be looking heavily at their wide receiver options over the next month. Despite inking Andrew Hawkins to a deal earlier in free agency, and now Nate Burleson, you can fully expect general manager Ray Farmer to find a legitimate No. 2 option for the future to pair with Josh Gordon in May. Where the...
Via Buckeye State Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandin Cooks getting continued interest from New York Jets

You could fill notebooks with all that is written about Clemson's Sammy Watkins and Texas A&M's Mike Evans, the consensus two top receivers in the 2014 NFL Draft. Though he doesn't get as much press as those two, Oregon State's Brandin Cooks is one prospect at the position that is seeing his name rise higher and higher with each mock draft that's released...
Via Pro Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins NFL Mock Draft Projection, Profile

Clemson Player: Sammy WatkinsSchool: ClemsonPosition: Wide receiverHeight: 6-foot-1Weight: 211 poundsCollege stats: 3,391 receiving yards, 240 receptions, had 227 yards in Orange Bowl win vs. Ohio State Analysis: Watkins is the clear No.1 wide receiver in this class, and he might be the most gifted receiver to come out of college since Calvin Johnson. He has top-level speed...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

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