1. NFL Trade Rumors: 10 Players Who Likely Will Be Shipped Away Soon

    Now that the hysteria has begun that is the 2011 NFL offseason, trade rumors will begin to run wild. But not every trade you'll hear is actually all that realistic, though...

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  2. Wisconsin Football: Breaking Down Russell Wilson's Potential

    By now, I'll guess that just about everyone understands who Russell Wilson is, his departure from NC State, and his arrival to Wisconsin...

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  3. 2012 NFL Draft: Jacory Harris Battling for Starting Job but Has NFL Attention

    Coming out of high school, Jacory Harris was a top recruit out of Florida. He had back-to-back undefeated state championship seasons at the 6A level and was seemingly primed to be a star at the next level...

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  4. 2012 NFL Draft: Former Elite Recruit Bryce Brown Could Be 2012 First-Rounder

    I'll be honest: I'm not a college football recruiting fan. To me, there are far too many prospects to wrap my head around coming out of so many states, systems, schemes, situations and so forth...

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  5. Michigan Football: Could the Wolverines Win the Big Ten This Season?

    Every two years, the CONCACAF Gold Cup is fought out between 12 different sides on American soil. In this year's tournament, the following 12 sides are competing for the highest ...

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  6. College Football 2011: The Top 50 Heisman Trophy Contenders

    The Heisman Trophy is given to the best college football player each year. And while some years there are clear cut favorites that last throughout the year, there are some like last ...

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  7. College Football: 10 First-Weekend Upsets to Watch out for in College Football

    The start of a new college football season begins with hype, educated guesses of top 25 rankings, tons of conference previews and preseason All-Americans. It also begins with every team having zero wins and zero losses...

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  8. BCS Busting: 10 Most Dangerous Non-BCS Teams in College Football for 2011

    When the BCS system was designed, it wasn't all too welcoming to teams not named Notre Dame and not in the big six conferences...

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  9. NFL Supplemental Draft: The "Tattoo 5" and Four Others That Could Consider It

    The NFL's Supplemental Draft is designed to allow players who are unable to play in the next college football season due to NCAA or team infractions along with players who wish to ...

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  10. 2011 Kentucky Derby Favorites: Is Nick Zito's Dialed in the Real Deal?

    Nick Zito, one of the most respected trainers in the horse racing industry, knows a thing or two about training horses for the "most exciting two minutes in sports"...

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  11. NFL Free Agency: Out with the Old? 10 Players Likely Gone Thanks to Draft Picks

    Generally, free agency comes before the NFL draft, and teams that lose out on players in that period or that make it known that they are cutting ties with certain players on their roster generally know which positions they'll attack on draft day...

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  12. 2011 NFL Draft: Day Three Notes Live from Radio City

    Throughout Day 3, we got a chance to salute the Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard, Air Force and West Point Cadets at the Draft just before they announced a pick—always a good tradition...

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  13. 2011 NFL Draft Results: Top 150 Undrafted Free Agents Available

    Whether it's LeGarrette Blount, Arian Foster, or the host of other undrafted free agents that have been successful in the NFL . So, now that the drafts over, there is still talent to be had...

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  14. NFL Draft 2011: Notes for Day 2 from Radio City Music Hall

    Here are my notes from the entire day while at the draft here on Day 2 at the draft. -Before the draft started on Day 2, I got to talk to two first-round picks in Prince Amukamara (now the Giants) and Cameron Jordan (now on the Saints)...

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  15. 2011 NFL Draft: 5 Players 49ers 1st Rounder Aldon Smith Models His Game After

    Aldon Smith seemed as shocked as the rest of the draft experts and mock drafters when he was taken with the 7th overall selection for the San Francisco 49ers ...

    Eric Galko Written by Eric Galko about over 5 years ago 4,522 reads 3 comments

  16. New York Giants NFL Draft: The Prince of New York Talks About His Draft Day

    A top ten talent on boards throughout the league, thanks to the value of defensive lineman and the early run on quarterbacks, Prince Amukamara fell into the Giants lap at pick No. 19...

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  17. 2011 Draft: Cameron Jordan Talks Draft Day, Future with the New Orleans Saints

    One of the most personable players I've met in this draft, Saints fans should already be excited and looking forward to both his play on the field and his media interviews and fan interaction off the field as well...

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  18. 2011 NFL Draft: Rahim Moore Talks About His Hopes to Hear His Name Called Today

    Rahim Moore of UCLA, probably this draft's top safety and likely the first one off the board, has yet to be drafted and remains in New York City unsure about where he'll end up today in the draft...

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  19. 2011 NFL Draft: Daniel Thomas Talks About His Hopes to Hear His Name Called

    Daniel Thomas, one of the top few running back prospects in the 2011 NFL Draft, is still on the board for this second round and should be one of the first few backs off the board...

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  20. NFL Draft 2011: Top 100 Prospects Left After Day 1 of the Draft

    After a first round that had six players ranked outside my Top 50 prospects selected, there are many great prospects still available. Here's the breakdown of the best left for tomorrow...

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  21. 2011 NFL Draft: News and Notes Live from Radio City for Day One

    I'm live from Radio City covering the draft for Bleacher Report. Follow my work all Draft Weekend Long and on Twitter! www.Twitter.com/OptimumScouting ...

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  22. 2011 NFL Draft: Comparing Top Running Backs to Current and Former NFL Players

    Finding comparisons in each position is both an entertaining way to get some final thoughts on these prospects as well as get a good indication of what they could actually be once they get to the NFL...

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  23. 2011 NFL Draft: 10 Prospects You Should Root for on Draft Day

    Many fans follow the draft hoping for the best players and the best fits to fall to their teams. Talent, "sexiness" as a prospect, and what fans feel a team needs are what many NFL followers look for in their teams' draft picks...

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  24. 2011 NFL Draft: Comparing Top QB Prospects to Current, Former NFL Players

    Finding comparisons in each position is both an entertaining way to get some final thoughts on these prospects as well as get a good indication of what they could actually be once they get to the NFL ...

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  25. NFL Draft 2011: What Each Last-Place Team Needs to Do on Draft Day

    As we've seen with teams like the Rams, Bucs and Chiefs last season, going from one of the bottom-tier teams in the league to strongly contending or making the playoffs is not out of the realm of possibility for any of these teams...

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