1. 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...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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 over 1 year ago 51,330 reads 118 comments

  13. 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...

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  14. 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 over 1 year ago 58,239 reads 72 comments

  15. 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 over 1 year ago 20,235 reads 29 comments

  16. 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...

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  17. 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 ...

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  18. 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...

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  19. Who Will Be the Biggest Surprise of the 2016 NFL Draft?

    The Temple Owls finished with 10 wins for the first time since 1979, with three of their four losses coming against ranked opponents...

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  20. Redrafting the 2015 NFL Draft at the End of the Regular Season

    We’re just nine months removed from the 2015 NFL draft , but we already know so much about team fits, first-rounder upside and those prospects who are already leaning toward “bust” status...

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  21. 8 Biggest Surprises from NFL Rookie Camps

    Rookie minicamps generally begin immediately following the NFL draft and are designed for teams to have a quick first look at their incoming rookies as they begin to plan for training camp...

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  22. Hottest Rookie Storylines During NFL Offseason Workouts

    Soon after the NFL draft, teams ask their rookies to get to work. Most clubs have their rookie minicamps just a few days after the draft...

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  23. Who Are the NFL's Best Developmental Projects?

    For some draft picks, expectations are based around early contributions to their draft team, in most cases as a rookie. Even Day 3 picks are at times expected to challenge for key rotational roles or fill voids in select formations or situations...

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  24. Predicting This Year's NFL Surprise-Impact Rookies

    First- and second-rounders are seemingly expected to make an impact as rookies regardless of their position...

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  25. Every NFL Team's Best Undrafted Free-Agent Signing so Far

    The seven rounds of the NFL draft have developed into prime-time television, but it’s undrafted free agency that can truly build short- and long-term depth for both rebuilding and retooling franchises...

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