Defensive Backs have their day...and reviewing the risers on D...

Here's a quick capsule review of the top measurables for the Defensive Backs on Tuesday at the Combine... the entire group's performance was so closely packed, though, I don't think you can draw many ironclad conclusions from the "Top 5" lists at each drill:Janoris Jenkins had a nice day in the drills for cornerbacks, displaying top form in footwork as well as decent speed. Jenkins...
Via Eagles Eye
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Shrine Game: Interview with RJ Blanton, CB, Notre Dame

When you think of physicality on the football field, it's a running back barrelling through a hole, linebackers blowing up plays in the backfield, or linemen battling it out in trenches. But RJ Blanton of Notre Dame brings that added physical play that few NFL cornerbacks can consistently offer.Blanton was a headache for receivers all week long, especially the smaller bodied ones...
Via Optimum Scouting
January 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Notre Dame CB, Florida State WR Try Out Kama Sutra Position No. 69 (Picture)

And then after the play, Notre Dame CB Robert Blanton said “Bert Reed, tell me how my ass taste.” Man, I don’t care what’s at stake there. I don’t care if there’s a touchdown on the line. If you’re telling me I have to stick my nose in some other dude’s taint in order to get the pass, I’m giving up the ball. When you start talking Arabian goggles during live games, that’s when...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

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