NFL coaches get thorny when it comes to former Miami OT Flowers

The New York Giants think their No. 1 draft pick, former Miami Hurricanes offensive tackle Ereck Flowers, will blossom into a fixture on their offensive line for years to come, but that sentiment is not one that universally shared around the NFL. Sports Illustrated’s Greg Bedard attended the NFL’s Coaches of Offensive Line (COOL) clinic in Cincinnati and the feedback on Flowers,...
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May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Top-10 draft pick Ereck Flowers can't explain why Miami went 6-7 in 2014

The New York Giants were the first NFL team to dip into Miami's deep talent pool during the 2015 draft, as they selected offensive tackle Ereck Flowers. After Flowers was selected, six more former Hurricanes were drafted, raising a question everyone has been asking: How did Miami only win six games last year?Channing Crowder of the "Cup and Crowder Show," which airs on Miami's WQAM...
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May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants select Ereck Flowers with the ninth overall pick

The New York Giants selected Ereck Flowers with the ninth overall pick. Here is the scouting report, courtesy of Gabriel Burns (@SoHotItGBURNS). Former Miami Hurricane Ereck Flowers has been a heavy topic of conversation throughout this process. Opinions on him are widespread, and his combine didn’t help form a consensus. He did impressively bench 225 pounds 37 times, which was...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: Giants Select Ereck Flowers Ninth Overall

In the second big surprise of the top 10, the New York Giants have selected former Miami (F) offensive lineman Ereck Flowers with the ninth pick in the 2015 NFL draft. Flowers, who can play both tackle and guard at the next level, definitely fits a position of need for Tom Coughlin’s squad. This is a unit that had been relatively thin and aging prior to the team selecting Justin...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Breakdown: Miami’s Ereck Flowers

Ereck Flowers, Offensive Tackle, University of Miami  Height: 6’6″ (From Combine) Weight: 329 lbs (From Combine) Year: Jr Trait Notes:Footwork – C+Hand usage – CAwareness – CStrength and Leverage – BRun Blocking – BPass Blocking – CConsistency – C+Overall Current Grade – C+ Overall Ceiling Grade – A- Footwork and movement skills: Ereck Flowers has very quick and fluid feet for a...
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April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeremiah Mock Draft 2.0 Gives Cowboys Offensive Tackle

NFL Network’s Daniel Jeremiah released his Mock Draft 2.0 and he’s giving the Cowboys, Ereck Flowers, OT, Miami. The Cowboys could look at a running back here, but instead opt to upgrade the right tackle position. (Jeremiah, NFLN) Ereck Flowers, OT, Miami (6-6, 324) STRENGTHS Big, athletic frame carrying more than 320 pounds with ease. Ascending mauler in the run game. Bender who...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Updated Onebar 2015 NFL Mock Draft | Version 5.0

Introducing my final mock draft before the Super Bowl and before draftseason starts kicking into full gear. With the East/West and Senior Bowl in the books we have watched a few players stock shuffle around, but all in all nothing overly drastic YET. Plenty of offensive lineman coming off the board in the first 32 picks along with a decent number of pass rushers. Check out the full...
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January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Hurricanes LT Ereck Flowers will enter NFL Draft

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Miami left tackle Ereck Flowers is skipping his final season of eligibility and will enter next year's NFL Draft, the school announced Monday. Some boards list Flowers as a potential first-round selection. The 6-foot-6, 330-pound Flowers appeared in 12 of Miami's 13 games, drawing rave reviews for playing well against Florida State despite not even being...
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December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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