1. NFL Draft: Why Andrew Billings Can Find Right Fit with Any Team in 1st Round

    As teams continue to move away from rigid defensive sets and adapt to the ever-changing offensive creativity in the NFL , they’ll need defenders, especially defensive linemen, ...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 2 months ago 13,157 reads 17 comments

  2. Shilique Calhoun Among the Best, and Safest, Pass-Rushers in 2016 NFL Draft

    In NFL draft discussions, there’s occasionally a rift between a player perceived as "safe" and a player who has "upside...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 2 months ago 13,198 reads 23 comments

  3. Biggest Draft Buzz for Every Team from the 2016 NFL Combine

    Above all else, the NFL Scouting Combine has value in that it hosts every NFL coach, general manager, scouting director and top prospect for the 2016 NFL draft...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 2 months ago 2,089 reads 0 comments

  4. Workout Warrior Jason Spriggs Has Tools to Be an NFL Franchise Left Tackle

    Despite being a four-year starter in the Big Ten, possessing an ideal 6'5" build and garnering second-team All-Big Ten honors his senior season, Indiana’s Jason Spriggs hadn’t ...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 2 months ago 2,012 reads 0 comments

  5. What Each Top Quarterback Needs to Show at the NFL Combine

    The NFL Scouting Combine is important for every prospect in attendance. It gives evaluators a chance to medically check each player, test them athletically on the field and begin to ...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 2 months ago 4,776 reads 16 comments

  6. Why the NFL Combine Is Just Fine As Is and Shouldn't Be Changed

    Jeff Foster, president of National Football Scouting who organizes and orchestrates the NFL Scouting Combine each year, recently made the bold proposition that the organization was considering changing the NFL Scouting Combine format and drills...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 2 months ago 5,490 reads 25 comments

  7. NFL Draft Combine 2016: Position-by-Position Primer

    As the staple of the NFL draft process, the NFL Scouting Combine offers all draft-eligible players invited to impress teams physically, athletically and mentally throughout the course of their stay at the event...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 46,591 reads 38 comments

  8. 2016 NFL Draft: Ranking This Year's Top Return Specialists

    At most, 64 returner positions are up for grabs at the NFL level, a position that doesn’t covet backups or turnover...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 10,191 reads 14 comments

  9. 2016 NFL Draft: Why Rashard Higgins Can Be This Year's Tyler Lockett

    In an NFL evaluation setting where recency bias prevails sometimes too often, finding prospect comparisons can be both fruitful and flawed...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 7,441 reads 28 comments

  10. 2016 NFL Draft: Sleepers Who Could Crash the 1st Round

    Despite the remarkable frequency to which mock drafts are pumped out on the Internet, it’s generally the same 40 or 50 prospects filling first-round spots...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 83,669 reads 51 comments

  11. Hunter Henry Is 2016 NFL Draft's Best Tight End, and It's Not Close

    While the tight end position has seen a plateau in offensive attention, it’s still one of the most dynamic positions offenses can game-plan with...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 18,631 reads 29 comments

  12. Biggest Risers, Fallers of the Early 2016 NFL Draft Process

    The 2016 NFL draft process still has a ways to go before final big boards are ready. But we've already learned so much about the top and sleeper prospects in the class, and we've seen players rise and fall in the eyes of the media and NFL evaluators...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 52,939 reads 55 comments

  13. 2016 NFL Draft: Prospects Who Could Thrive at New Positions

    Making the jump from college to the pros is remarkably difficult. Only 255 or so players get drafted, and few last more than a couple of years...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 22,847 reads 14 comments

  14. 2016 NFL Draft: Illinois' Jihad Ward Poised to Continue His Rise Up Draft Boards

    Throughout the draft season, there is much discussion over “winners” and “losers” throughout the process...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 15,006 reads 32 comments

  15. Why Cardale Jones Shouldn't Be the Forgotten Quarterback of the 2016 Class

    Three starts, three wins, a national championship and a flirtation with the NFL draft; from Dec. 6 2014 through Jan. 12 2015, Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones became the most enigmatic NFL draft prospect in the country...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 22,151 reads 91 comments

  16. 2016 NFL Draft: Players with Most to Prove After All-Star Games

    The January all-star circuit for the NFL draft process has finally completed with the conclusion of the Senior Bowl...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 27,440 reads 28 comments

  17. Arkansas' Brandon Allen Worth Investing in at the Senior Bowl Despite Hand Size

    The 2016 Senior Bowl, in all of its fanfare, is an amazing and complicated resource for NFL scouts to evaluate prospects...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 15,536 reads 11 comments

  18. Biggest NFL Draft Sleepers at the 2016 Senior Bowl

    There are few true sleepers in the 2016 Senior Bowl, which hosts the best senior NFL draft prospects in the country ...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 3 months ago 29,088 reads 14 comments

  19. Braxton Miller More Than Just a QB Convert, Has Legit Starting NFL WR Potential

    Ohio's Mr. Football finalist, two-time Big Ten offensive player of the year and back-to-back top-10 finishes in Heisman Trophy voting...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 4 months ago 50,829 reads 118 comments

  20. The Safest Prospects in the 2016 NFL Draft

    An entirely "safe" NFL draft prospect simply doesn't exist. There are too many variables to consider, such as scheme, mental makeup or physical impacts that can cut short or drastically reduce the career of a prospect...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 4 months ago 55,535 reads 49 comments

  21. 2016 NFL Draft: Players Most Likely to Bust

    It's inevitable: Some early-round draft picks won't make it in the NFL despite high-level athleticism or obvious next-level abilities...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 4 months ago 57,631 reads 72 comments

  22. Arkansas RB Alex Collins Has All the Makings of a 1st-Round Pick

    The age of the first-round running back has long since come to pass as NFL teams devalue running backs' importance, and for good reason...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 4 months ago 19,905 reads 29 comments

  23. 2016 NFL Draft: Identifying the Draft's Biggest Projects

    Immediate impact starters will likely dominate the early part of the first round, but for teams hoping to strike gold later in the 2016 NFL draft, taking a risk on a developmental project may be their best bet...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 4 months ago 7,685 reads 13 comments

  24. 2016 NFL Mock Draft: Updated Projections, Post-Wild Card Round

    After a low-scoring Wild Card Weekend, four teams transition from postseason to draft season. The Redskins, Texans, Vikings and Bengals all have solidified their NFL draft slots, aspiring ...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 4 months ago 3,847 reads 0 comments

  25. Top Small-School Sleepers in the 2016 NFL Draft

    In last year’s draft, 19 players were selected from non-FBS programs, about on par with recent draft history...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about 4 months ago 41,496 reads 26 comments