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Kansas City Takes Eric Fisher No. 1 Overall in a First Round Dominated by Linemen

Friday, April 26th, 2013

The first night of the NFL Draft came and went Thursday night and, to no surprise, it was a first round dominated by offensive linemen. Three of the first four picks were offensive tackles, including Eric Fisher who went No. 1 overall to the Kansas City Chiefs. Eric Fisher, Luke Joeckel, ...

Sharrif Floyd Talks Oakland and Philadelphia, Says he Didn’t Watch Football Until 2007

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Sharrif Floyd might be a local Philadelphia kid, and he might be a top-five pick tonight in the opening round of the NFL Draft. Despite that, though, Floyd didn't grow up an Eagles fan ... or a football fan at all. Sharrif Floyd joined Anthony Gargano, Glen Macnow, and Ray Didinger ...

Alex Smith Discusses the Draft Process, Says the Wonderlic “Has Absolutely Nothing to do with Football”

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Tonight in New York, somebody will join a list that includes Alex Smith's name. Eight years ago, the Chiefs quarterback was the first overall pick by San Francisco, so he can shed some real light on exactly what some of this year's top prospects are going through. Alex Smith joined Soren ...

Bruce Arians Believes This Year’s Draft Class is “Extremely Solid”

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

What could be a wild NFL Draft begins with the first round tonight. It seems to be a very unpredictable draft, and the class has faced some criticism for not being all that powerful. First-year Arizona coach Bruce Arians admits it doesn't have the wow factor when it comes to ...

Eddie Lacy: “I know if I had more time to prepare then everything would’ve been a lot better than it was”

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

It started with Hesiman Trophy winner Mark Ingram. The came last years 3rd overall pick in the draft, Trent Richardson. This year it was Lacy's time to shine as Alabama's lead running back. That is exactly what he did. The powerful, violent back finished with over 1,300 yards and 17 ...

Marcus Lattimore: Rams, Patriots, Eagles, 49ers “Showing Me a lot of Love”

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Six months after South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore suffered one of the most gruesome injuries of the 2012 college football season, the 21-year-old is ready to be drafted. Where and when, he's not sure, but it certainly won't be with the same fanfare he would have received had he ...

Dee Milliner Isn’t Worried About Injury Concerns, Says He’ll “Prove Them Wrong”

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

The first unofficial "smear campaign" of the 2013 NFL Draft is underway, with Dee Milliner the target. The Alabama cornerback is now being red-flagged (at least in the media) as an injury-prone prospect despite missing only one game during his college career. That's because there are reports that he might not ...

Mark Dominik: Bucs Did Their Homework on Darrelle Revis’s Health, Believe He Won’t Hold Out on Them in the Future

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Darrelle Revis is officially a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The man who was responsible for getting the deal done is Mark Dominik. The Bucs GM feels he's addressed some major team needs in the secondary and is confident that Revis will be ready by Week 1 of the ...

Cordarrelle Patterson Models Himself After Julio Jones, Percy Harvin and Randy Moss

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Cordarrelle Patterson spent only one year at Tennessee, but the dude was such a human highlight reel that he's already become one of the most talked-about potential stars in this year's draft. The wide receiver has been mock drafted by many in the first round, but he expects to make ...

Darrelle Revis On an Exciting New Chapter in Tampa and a Lack of Communication in New York

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

The Darrelle Revis saga is finally over in New York, as Revis was traded from the Jets to the Buccaneers over the weekend. Revis is working to get back from a torn ACL, but the team has said it is comfortable with his health status. If everything comes together, he'll ...