More questions on the future of NFL Running Backs

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I recently sat down with David Salerno of NFL Network to discuss the changing dynamic that is the NFL Running Back of today.  In PART 1 we discussed how the NFL Draft had changed for the position and how changes to the game have affected utilization of what was once the most important player in football. Here are 3 & 4 of a 7 question … [Read more...]

Brandon Thorn’s 2015 NFL Draft “BIG BOARD” – April 20

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Here are my top graded players so far for the 2015 NFL Draft. These grades are based on film study and how I grade the positional characteristics for the player’s respective position. Before I even start writing a prospect’s report I will ensure I have seen a minimum of four games on them. Most of the time six games. I like to watch a game or two … [Read more...]

Paul Dawson – TCU

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Paul Dawson College: TCU Position: Linebacker Height: Feet Inches 6 0 Weight: 230lbs Speed: 4.93 Wonderlic Score: Athletic Ability Q.A.B. 6.5 Quick Feet 7 C.O.D. 6.0 Flexibility 7 Coordination 7.5 Summary: Dawson is a very good, not great athlete on film. His athletic traits … [Read more...]

Ifo Ekpre-Olomu – Oregon

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Ifo Ekpre-Olomu College: Oregon Position: Defensive Corner Height: Feet Inches 5 9 Weight: 192lbs Speed: Wonderlic Score: Athletic Ability Q.A.B. 7 Quick Feet 7.5 C.O.D. 7 Flexibility 7 Coordination 8 Summary: Ifo possesses outstanding burst and acceleration thats evident in … [Read more...]

“Diamonds In The Rough” – The NFL’s Undrafted

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The following is a sneak peek at an article that will appear in the May edition of SportsLife magazine.  It was written by TheFootballEducator.com's contributor Blaine Grisak.   The NFL draft is unpredictable.  Experts and analysts can only guess at who will be the next franchise caliber player. While most of the attention will be strictly focused … [Read more...]

2015 NFL Mock Draft – Round 1 (April 6)

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2015 NFL Mock Draft - Round 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Jameis Winston, QB, FSU: Tampa Bay has weapons on offense (Mike Evans, Vincent Jackson, Austin Seferian-Jenkins) but is lacking on the offensive line and most importantly, quarterback. The Bucs are heading into 2015 with a returning GM (Jason Licht) and head coach (Lovie Smith) but no … [Read more...]

Kevin Johnson – Wake Forest

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Kevin Johnson College: Wake Forest Position: Defensive Corner Height: Feet Inches 6 0 Weight: 188lbs Speed: 4.52 Wonderlic Score: Athletic Ability Q.A.B. 7.5 Quick Feet 8.5 C.O.D. 6.5 Flexibility 6.5 Coordination 8 Summary: Johnson possesses exceptional quickness in his … [Read more...]

P.J. Williams – Florida State

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P.J. Williams College: Florida State Position: Defensive Corner Height: Feet Inches 6 0 Weight: 194lbs Speed: 4.57 Wonderlic Score: Athletic Ability Q.A.B. 7 Quick Feet 7.5 C.O.D. 7.5 Flexibility 6.5 Coordination 6.5 Summary: Williams has outstanding quickness in his … [Read more...]

The Dallas Cowboys Should Add Adrian Peterson – Part 2

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By Michael Burke - Click here for Part 1 Dreams of BIG D for A.D. The Vikings would love for him to have a change of heart. I don't believe the wanted change is going to happen. AD, as he is called by many, which is short for "All Day" and Adrian, was born and raised not far from Dallas in Palestine, TX. He grew up rooting for the Dallas … [Read more...]

The Dallas Cowboys Should Add Adrian Peterson

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By Michael Burke The NFL Offseason is always a chess match. Agents for the players make salary demands, issue threats, and even try to drum up "luke warm" interest from other clubs. Teams try and keep their salary cap manageable, making lowball offers and negotiating until the terms are right. Players over value themselves, teams over estimate … [Read more...]