As Ravens cheerleaders take their summer break, we make some pre-TC observations…

Those photo shots of the Ravens cheerleaders on vacay are really from their calendar shoot earlier this year, but you get the idea. This is the girls’ (and guys’) last chance to get away for a week or two before the real workouts begin. After all, Training Camp is a mere 14 days away as I write this, and the first preseason game is less than 4 weeks out. Checking out some of...
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July 11, 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...
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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...
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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

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

Mailbag: New York Giants’ breakout player, fullback position battle and more

Another week, another New York Giants mailbag! The anticipation is starting to build once again as training camp draws near. Before we know it, football season will be upon us once again! Want to be included in next week’s Giants mailbag? Send a tweet to @LouisMusto or @cover32_NYG on Twitter and your question will be answered in the next edition! I saw the post about Traylon Shead...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Four Players Eligible for NFL Supplemental Draft

On Thursday the NFL will hold its supplemental draft, here is a list of the players that are eligible to be selected. Chase Clayton, WR from New Mexico Darius Lipford, LB from UNC Lakendrick Ross, DT from Virginia University of Lynchburg Traylon Shead, RB from SMU From reports Ross and Shead maybe the only two who get selected, but even at that most reports suggest they may only...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Here are the players eligible for the NFL’s supplemental draft

The NFL supplemental draft is on Thursday and below is a list of the players eligible. Players in tomorrow’s Supplemental Draft: N Mex WR Chase Clayton, UNC LB Darius Lipford, Va.-Lynch DT Lakendrick Ross & SMU RB Traylon Shead — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 9, 2014 Unfortunately no one is actually expected to get drafted.   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551'...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants interested in intriguing Supplemental Draft RB prospect

The New York Giants were one of nine teams present at a workout held on July 2 for former SMU running back Traylon Shead, Shead’s agent Louis Bing told The Star-Ledger’s Conor Orr. Shead, a high-profile high school prospect out of Texas, is a interesting project for many in Friday’s NFL Supplemental Draft. After two seasons at Navarro College (he was originally a University...
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July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Attend Traylon Shead’s Pro Day

According to agent Louis Bing the Houston Texans attended running back Traylon Shead’s pro day who is eligible for the NFL’s 2014  supplemental draft. The Texans were one of nine teams to attend the pro day on July 2nd. Shead was slowed by injuries when he was hurt in the season opener against Texas Tech and once again versus Temple. In 2013, Shead rushed for 197 yards on 51...
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July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: 10 Teams In Attendance For Supplemental Prospect Traylon Shead’s Workout

  Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that 10 NFL teams were in attendance for SMU RB Traylon Shead’s Pro Day workout on July 2. According to Shead’s agent, Louis Bing, the Bears, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Giants, Lions, Packers, Seahawks, and Texans were all on hand. Shead hasn’t been all that productive at SMU, even though he was highly regarded coming out of...
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July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: 11 Teams In Attendance For Supplemental Prospect LaKendrick Ross’ Workout

  Mike Wilkening of Pro Football Talk reports that eleven NFL teams were in attendance for Virginia University of Lynchburg DT LaKendrick Ross‘ workout on Monday. According to Ross’ agent, Glen Lansky, the Bears, Cardinals, Chiefs, Colts, Eagles, Falcons, 49ers, Patriots, Raiders, Rams and Texans were all on hand.  Ross was originally slated to begin his collegiate career...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

SMU RB Traylon Shead & New Mexico WR Chase Clayton Expected To Enter Supplemental Draft

  According to Dane Brugler of CBS Sports, it “sounds” like SMU RB Traylon Shead will make himself eligible for the 2014 Supplemental Draft. Burgler adds that New Mexico WR Chase Clayton is another player who could be available as well. It’s worth mentioning that this news basically reiterates a report from Dan Pompei of the Bleacher Report. Pompei reported last week...
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June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Good, Great, and Gamble Plays Week 9

Week 9 is filled with a lot of good matchups (especially for the SEC), and hopefully these guys can take advantage of them. I’m hoping this week can help you make that final push for the playoffs as they are beginning in the next few weeks. Quarterbacks Good QB: Bo Wallace, Ole Miss (vs. Idaho)- I like Wallace this week as he faces a bad Idaho team. Wallace has thrown for 300...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

College Fantasy Football 2013: Week 9 Sneaky Plays

A very interesting Week Eight is in the books and it is now time to look ahead to the ninth week of the college football season and the “sneaky” plays it has in store for fantasy owners. Here is a look at some guys who might fill in nicely for owners in need of a potential diamond in the rough.QB Maty Mauk, Missouri (vs. South Carolina): This freshman looked like anything but...
Via Football Nation
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Gilbert, Shead carry SMU past Memphis 34-29

Garrett Gilbert threw for 321 yards and two touchdowns, Traylon Shead ran for two more scores and SMU won its first American Athletic Conference game with a 34-29 victory over Memphis on Saturday afternoon. Gilbert was 27-43 in the game as the Mustangs (2-4, 1-1 AAC) went out to a big lead in the first half and held on as Memphis linebacker Ryan Collins scored on a pair of fumble...
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October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

College Fantasy Football 2013: Waiver Wire Report, Week 7

The waiver wire is getting thin, but with injuries piling up some decent options are likely available. Don’t expect to find many superstars, although there may still be some diamonds in the rough.BCSJustin Goodwin, RB RutgersWhen Paul James went down, everyone thought that Savon Huggins would step up. That doesn’t look to be the case, as Goodwin led the Rutgers rushing attack...
Via Football Nation
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

SMU Running Back Traylon Shead Suffers Harsh Injury After Getting Horse-Collared Down

In the third quarter SMU running back Traylon Shead went down with what looked like one heck of an injury. While trying to turn the corner on a run he was ridden down hard by a Texas Tech defender who dragged him down from behind (a horse collar tackle). In the process his left leg gets bent up underneath him. You don't have to look at the clip to  see how much pain he is...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

College Fantasy Football 2013: Week 1 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em RBs

Another season of college football has arrived! Each week, the CFG staff will chime in with their start-sit recommendations. Pay attention as these guys know their stuff.*Note: At CFG we strive to provide a variety of expert opinions.  Some of these opinions contradict each other, or disagree with the FFCPI, and we're cool with that. Our goal is to give you as much info as possible...
Via Football Nation
August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 82 SMU Mustangs season preview

No. 82 Southern Methodist University Mustangs (7-6)Coach June Jones (sixth season, 31-34 at SMU, 107-75 overall)Returning Starters: 11, 6 offense, 3 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 73Strength of Schedule: 63 After finally playing up to their potential in the Sheraton Hawaii Bowl against Fresno State, the SMU Mustangs change from Conference USA to the American Athletic...
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August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Pre-Season Preview: SMU Mustangs

2012 Record: 7-6 (5-3 in C-USA; 5-2 home; 1-4 away) Head Coach: June Jones (Sixth year, 31-34; 107-75 overall NCAA) Last Bowl Game: 2012 Hawaii Bowl: defeated Fresno State 43-10 Stadium: Gerald J. Ford Stadium, University Park, Texas (capacity: 32,000) Notable alumni: Don Meredith, Eric Dickerson, Doak Walker Schedule: 2013 Schedule Link  Big...
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June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders’ Son Commits to SMU

  SMU has been creating quite the headlines for themselves on National Signing Day. It was reported that among their recruits they have a world ranked male model in Myles Crosby, former 10,000 yard high school rusher Texas Longhorn transfer Traylon Shead. And now they can add Deion Sanders Jr. to that list. Listed as a wide receiver, he played both sides of the ball as cornerback...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Longhorn transferring to the SEC?

Former Texas running back Traylon Shead is finishing up a semester at Navarro Junior College, then plans to transfer to Division 1 program. Could he head for the SEC?
July 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Another ex-Longhorn may transfer to Buffs

Earlier this year, quarterback Connor Wood opted to transfer to Colorado after deciding to leave the Texas football program.  Just over two months later, one of his former teammates could be in the process of joining him. According to the Boulder Daily Camera, running back Traylon Shead is in discussions with members of the Buffaloes coaching…
Via College Football Talk
November 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Texas RB Shead to transfer

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas redshirt freshman running back Traylon Shead is leaving the No. 21 Longhorns and will transfer to another school. A former high school All-American at Cayuga High School, Shead announced his decision Sunday night through a team spokesman. Shead did not say which school he will attend. Shead played high school football in Class 1A, the state's division...
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November 07, 2011  |  Discuss
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