1. Best Possible Outcomes for 49ers' Top 3 Draft Picks

    The 2015 offseason has not exactly been kind to the San Francisco 49ers . San Francisco and its fanbase have endured the free-agent departures of some noteworthy players like running back Frank Gore and left guard Mike Iupati ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 9 days ago 11,087 reads 42 comments

  2. NFL Mock Draft 2015: Latest Projections on Heels of Free-Agency Surge

    With the first couple of waves of free agency over, teams' NFL draft needs have become much more clear. For the most part, every player who is going to be viewed as a starting-caliber player by teams is off the market...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 10 days ago 70,479 reads 64 comments

  3. Official First Round 2015 NFL Mock Draft

    With the wild rush of one of the most intense free-agency periods in recent history almost complete, it's time to finally focus on the NFL 's draft, which will be taking place in just over six weeks...

    Bryn Swartz Written by Bryn Swartz about 10 days ago 66,858 reads 251 comments

  4. Utah's Nate Orchard Balances Family, Training Ahead of Draft

    On Tuesday, I had a private workout with the Tampa Bay Bucs. Then I had another Wednesday with the Houston Texans. The head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals, Marvin Lewis, was there watching, too...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 551 reads 0 comments

  5. Devin Gardner Knows He'll Get a Shot in the NFL: 'I'm the Toughest Guy I Know'

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 1,113 reads 0 comments

  6. Arizona State DT Marcus Hardison Blooming at Right Time

    Former Arizona State defensive tackle Marcus Hardison's road to the NFL began inconspicuously at Charlotte High School in Punta Gorda, Fla...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 1,017 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL Draft 2015: Ranking the Best Middle-Round Prospects

    Teams will spend the next several weeks working out their needs for the 2015 NFL draft . Some of their best picks could well be middle-round prospects such as offensive lineman Ali ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 days ago 654 reads 0 comments

  8. Analysts: 2014 WR Class Has Slight Edge over 2015 WR Class

    The wide receiver class from the 2014 NFL Draft might just go down in league history as one of the best ever, as several members of the group are coming off incredible rookie seasons...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 505 reads 0 comments

  9. NFL Draft 2015: Latest 1st-Round Mock Draft and Franchise-Changing Prospects

    The peak of NFL free agency has passed, and active teams like the Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets and Buffalo Bills spent big to improve their teams. But free agency is a fickle friend, and big-name veterans don't guarantee franchise success...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 10 days ago 13,776 reads 1 comments

  10. Cancer Survivor Kenny Cook Trying to Capture NFL's Attention

    Attracting attention from at least a dozen teams in advance of the 2015 NFL draft, Gardner-Webb wide receiver Kenny Cook has come a long way in the past eight years...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 10 days ago 29,343 reads 44 comments

  11. NFL Success Doesn't Always Depend on Elite Athletic Ability

    In the NFL , every player is a good athlete. At the game’s pinnacle, good athletes are commonplace. Being able to separate yourself from the pack of elites requires a wide range of ability that certainly exceeds the physical variety...

    Ryan  Riddle Written by Ryan Riddle about 10 days ago 8,298 reads 22 comments

  12. Devin Funchess Reveals Toe Injury, Works Out for Falcons

    Michigan's Devin Funchess is one of the more interesting prospects in the 2015 NFL Draft. Some teams see him as a big wide receiver, while others think he is more of a tight end who can flex out wide...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 3,992 reads 0 comments

  13. 2015 NFL Draft: LSU CB Jalen Collins Undergoes Foot Surgery

    LSU's Jalen Collins, one of the top cornerback prospects in the 2015 NFL Draft, underwent a foot operation Thursday, but should be ready to participate in minicamp in May, NFL Media senior analyst Gil Brandt reported Saturday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 11 days ago 2,225 reads 0 comments

  14. Why Are NFL Scouts Having Such a Hard Time Figuring out Marcus Mariota?

    Marcus Mariota produced ridiculous numbers as quarterback at Oregon, won the Heisman Trophy and tore up combine workouts. He's got a great attitude, and scouts love his leadership ability...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 11 days ago 73,587 reads 217 comments

  15. NFL Mock Draft 2015: Full 1st-Round Projections for Nation's Top Prospects

    Time is ticking away until the 2015 NFL draft, and many organizations have already slowed down their free-agency aspirations in lieu of April 30 nearing...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 11 days ago 56,824 reads 112 comments

  16. NFL Draft 2015: Projections for Defensive Stars Set to Make Biggest Impact

    The NFL may be continuing to transition to a pass-happy, offensive-centered league, but the importance of having a good defense won't be lost anytime soon...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 days ago 24,777 reads 29 comments

  17. 2015 NFL Draft: Late-Round Prospects Who Can Contribute as Rookies

    First-round picks get all the hype, but in the NFL , championship teams are built by late-round picks who can come in and play. You don’t have to be a genius to know that Amari Cooper can be a great NFL wide receiver...

    Curt Popejoy Written by Curt Popejoy about 11 days ago 38,588 reads 60 comments

  18. The Anonymous Scout Phenomenon: Inside the NFL Draft's Shade Season

    Did you hear the one where...? When it comes to the NFL draft, there is no bigger lure than the aura of the anonymous scout. It's just two little words that seemingly carry incalculable weight in any report...

    Michael Schottey Written by Michael Schottey about 11 days ago 40,124 reads 67 comments

  19. Marpet's Path to NFL Draft: Teammates Push Hobart Star

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 10,835 reads 0 comments

  20. Which NFL Teams Need Oregon QB Marcus Mariota Most in 2015 NFL Draft?

    The NFL draft process has come full circle. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota , who was once considered the favorite to be selected No. 1 overall, is again a hot name among those teams selecting within the first few picks of the draft...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 12 days ago 84,423 reads 263 comments

  21. Report: Multiple Clubs Displeased Mariota Said Being Top Pick

    In a recent interview with the Buccaneers' website, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota said the prospect of being the No. 1 overall pick wasn't a “huge thing” to him...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 1,169 reads 1 comments

  22. NFL Mock Draft 2015: 1st-Round Projections Based on Prospects' Pro-Day Results

    The outlook for the 2015 NFL draft has been shaken up by a frenzied free-agency period that featured a couple of blockbuster trades and saw top-tier veterans find new homes after signing some lucrative contracts...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 12 days ago 9,199 reads 2 comments

  23. Gary Pinkel Supportive of Dorial Green-Beckham

    If a bad character reference does anything to scare NFL teams away from wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham in the NFL Draft, it won't come from Gary Pinkel...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 1,825 reads 0 comments

  24. 2015 NFL Draft: 1st-Round Order and Prospects' Stock Watch from Pro Days

    Like the real thing in New York, the NFL stock market is an ever-present factor continuing to chug along whether folks pay attention or not...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 12 days ago 667 reads 0 comments

  25. NFL Draft Diary: TCU's Paul Dawson Explains Combine Struggles

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 2,731 reads 0 comments