Outside Looking In – Cassius Sendish

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By Coach Joseph Potts, NSCA-CSCS, NASM-CES Each year nearly 3500 collegiate athletes form a pool of draft-eligible candidates for NFL teams to choose from in their yearly draft selection process, a veritable untapped gold mine of talent ripe for the plucking. The other side to that coin is that there are approximately 3250 of those athletes who … [Read more...]

2016 NFL Draft – Dadi Nicolas

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By Zach Gransinger #90 Dadi Nicolas 6-4/236 RS Senior Games Viewed 2014 Ohio State 2014 North Carolina 2014 Pittsburgh 2013 Alabama 2013 Miami 2013 Pittsburgh Strengths Incredible athlete with NFL length Fantastic get off Great motor Natural in coverage showing fluid change of direction Gets flat in a hurry to string … [Read more...]

2016 NFL Draft: Kentrell Brothers – Missouri

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Kentrell Brothers LB #10 - Missouri  Games Viewed 2014 Toledo 2014 UCF 2014 South Carolina 2014 Florida 2014 Kentucky Strengths Disciplined, skilled player who stays patient in keying/reading, rarely getting caught out of position or overrunning plays. Comes to balance very well before contact through calculated, precise footwork, … [Read more...]

2016 NFL Draft: Anthony Zettel – Penn State

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By Zach Gransinger Anthony Zettel DT #98 - Penn State Height: 6'4" Weight: 278 Year: RS Senior Games Viewed 2014-UCF 2014-Akron 2014-Rutgers 2014-Ohio State 2014-Indiana Strengths Very good motor Brings game to another level at goal line/4th and short Superior athlete at DT Very quick hands for slap/swim Great … [Read more...]

Getting a jump on the 2016 NFL Draft

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The NFL Draft (circa 2015) is already in the rear view of most pro football fan’s minds.  The four month buildup to the annual selection process was filled with the usual frenetic frenzy of prognostication and pundit pontification.  I just like those words; prognostication and pontification. Did anyone happen to notice that The Football Educator’s … [Read more...]

2016 NFL Draft: Shilique Calhoun – Michigan State

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By Zach Grasinger Shilique Calhoun DE #89 - Michigan State Height: 6'5" Weight: 250 Year: Games Viewed 2013 USF 2013 Michigan 2013 Ohio State 2013 Iowa 2014 Nebraska Strengths Long and lean athlete Possess NFL size and athleticism Frame could easily support 10 more lbs. Has very good to exceptional get … [Read more...]

2016 NFL Draft: Shawn Oakman – Baylor

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Shawn Oakman DE #2 - Baylor Height - 6'9" Weight - 280 Year - RS Senior Games Viewed 2013 Oklahoma 2014 SMU 2014 Buffalo 2014 Oklahoma State Strengths Truly special trio of frame/size/athleticism. Immense power generation capability from his hips through his arms and hands that results in the ability to reestablish the … [Read more...]

2016 NFL Draft: Eric Striker – Oklahoma

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Eric Striker OLB #19 - Oklahoma Height: 6'0" Weight: 223 Year: Senior Games Viewed 2013 Alabama 2014 West Virginia 2014 Kansas State 2014 Tennesse 2014 Clemson Strengths Extremely athletic, explosive athlete with safety size playing OLB. Uses his 6-0 height to gain tremendous leverage when rushing the passer around the … [Read more...]

Denver Broncos – 2015 NFL Draft Recap: Part 2

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The Thorn Report - Denver Broncos Draft Recap Part 2 of Brandon Thorn's look at the 2015 NFL Draft for the Denver Broncos, reviewing the backside selections for the Orange and Blue. Lorenzo Doss - 5-10/182 Strengths: Excellent COD ability, smooth in and out of backpedal Former WR with outstanding hands for his position Known for … [Read more...]

Denver Broncos – 2015 NFL Draft Recap

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The Thorn Report - Denver Broncos Draft Recap The Denver Broncos came into the 2015 NFL Draft with several positional needs but more importantly, a desire to get tougher. They started things off with ten selections but drafted only nine due to a first-round trade to move up and select Missouri defensive end Shane Ray at pick 23. The trade involved … [Read more...]