1. Alabama WR Kevin Norwood Epitomizes Strength, Character

    The strength of a man’s character can only be defined and understood by those who know him best. In the case of Alabama receiver Kevin Norwood , those who know him best ...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 8 months ago 11,627 reads 27 comments

  2. Brandon LaFell Joins Crowded New England Patriots WR Corps

    Most of the attention the New England Patriots have been receiving during this free-agency period centers around the defensive side of the ball, namely bringing in cornerback Darrelle Revis...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 8 months ago 18,177 reads 36 comments

  3. Breaking Down New Kansas City Chiefs DL Vance Walker

    The Kansas City Chiefs recently lost defensive end and former first-round pick Tyson Jackson to the Atlanta Falcons , as Jackson signed a five-year, $25 million contract within the first few hours of free agency...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 8,308 reads 3 comments

  4. Unfortunate Injury Makes Oklahoma CB Aaron Colvin Late-Round Steal

    It took just one rep during a practice at the Senior Bowl back in January to change everything for Oklahoma cornerback Aaron Colvin ...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 12,302 reads 14 comments

  5. Analyzing Pittsurgh DT Aaron Donald's Best Fits in an NFL Defense

    As the NFL moves closer toward a seven-on-seven league with rules curtailing physical plays by secondary defenders, the key for defenses will continue to be getting pressure on the quarterback...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 4,552 reads 7 comments

  6. Texas Tech's Jace Amaro Fits Changing Landscape of NFL Tight Ends

    The NFL is changing the way it looks at the role of a tight end, and that's perfectly OK with former Texas Tech tight end Jace Amaro...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 5,992 reads 5 comments

  7. Louisville Safety Calvin Pryor Must Seize Opportunity in Positional Drills

    When it comes to physicality at the safety position, most draft enthusiasts already know about Louisville's Calvin Pryor. Pryor consistently showed last season he was willing to fly downhill and be a force in the running game...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 4,415 reads 9 comments

  8. 2014 NFL Draft: Vanderbilt WR Jordan Matthews Projects Upside, Value as Prospect

    It may be more than two months away, but it doesn't feel like the NFL draft isn't just right around the corner...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 9,352 reads 2 comments

  9. Why the Kansas City Chiefs Must Extend Eric Berry This Offseason

    The Kansas City Chiefs are having cap troubles right now. Basically, they're broke. According to Spotrac .com , the Chiefs currently sit with just over $3 million available in cap space based on the 2014 contracts on the books...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 5,651 reads 11 comments

  10. 2014 NFL Draft: Why Physical, Press Cornerbacks Will Be All the Rage

    When you build a defense that goes out and manhandles the most prolific offense in NFL history, people are going to take notice...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 9 months ago 8,546 reads 24 comments

  11. Greg Robinson Flies Up Draft Boards, Has Unmatched Ceiling at LT

    There isn't a player in the upcoming NFL draft who has a higher ceiling than Auburn offensive tackle Greg Robinson. He has the measurables , athleticism and ability to develop into one of the NFL's best offensive tackles...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 5,059 reads 11 comments

  12. Chronicling the Rise and Fall of Tajh Boyd's Draft Stock

    If you've ever wondered what the phrase "draft stock" really means, or how it might be applied to a particular player, look no further than former Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd ...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 22,697 reads 64 comments

  13. Boom vs Bust: Kelvin Benjamin Brings Great Risk to NFL Teams

    We see it every year. There's always a handful of NFL draft prospects who step up and simply blow everyone away with their physical abilities. This time around it's Florida State wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 11,199 reads 52 comments

  14. How Percy Harvin Can Get the Best of the Denver Broncos Defense in Super Bowl

    One of the more interesting subplots in the upcoming Super Bowl game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos is what, if any, kind of impact Seahawks' oft-injured receiver Percy Harvin can make...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 6,708 reads 24 comments

  15. Knowshon Moreno Flying Under the Radar as Broncos' Secret Weapon

    He was an afterthought. The Denver Broncos had just selected Montee Ball in the second round of the 2013 NFL draft, and Ronnie Hillman was thought to be a bigger part of the offense this season...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 3,366 reads 8 comments

  16. Lindenwood CB Pierre Desir Is Motivated by His Family

    It’s unfortunate that we don’t often hear the good stories about athletes in today’s day and age . We mostly hear about controversies and scandals...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 11,926 reads 15 comments

  17. Wyoming Wide Receiver Robert Herron Never Had It Easy

    He never had it easy. Sitting in a quiet hotel room detailing a complicated past, Wyoming wide receiver Robert Herron opened up about a life not many could understand...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 22,113 reads 19 comments

  18. NFL Conference Championships: Highlighting This Weekend's Biggest Mismatches

    At the end of the day, the NFL got what it wanted as the two best teams in the AFC and the two best teams in the NFC match up with a spot in the Super Bowl on the line...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 10 months ago 6,692 reads 16 comments

  19. Peyton Manning vs Tom Brady: What Makes These Legendary QBs so Great?

    Twenty years from now you'll be telling stories of what it was like to watch Peyton Manning and Tom Brady square off against one another...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 11,191 reads 52 comments

  20. How the Indianapolis Colts Defense Can Keep Tom Brady in Check

    It doesn't have the allure of the old Tom Brady - Peyton Manning matchups from a few years ago, but this weekend's playoff game between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts still has plenty of storylines ...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 3,790 reads 16 comments

  21. Writing Is on the Wall for Bengals, Andy Dalton's Struggles Remain Consistent

    The Cincinnati Bengals are coming up on a decision that will ultimately decide the fate of their franchise for the next half-decade, at least...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 2,353 reads 9 comments

  22. A Blueprint for the Kansas City Chiefs to Stop Andrew Luck in Wild Card Matchup

    The Kansas City Chiefs travel to take on the Indianapolis Colts Saturday afternoon in the first game of the 2014 NFL playoffs...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 3,374 reads 12 comments

  23. Can Justin Houston's Return Fuel Kansas City Chiefs Defense in Playoffs?

    The Kansas City Chiefs defense hasn't been very good since Pro Bowl linebacker Justin Houston was injured more than six weeks ago against the San Diego Chargers . Let's just call it how it is...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 5,475 reads 18 comments

  24. How the Philadelphia Eagles Gave the Blueprint to Exploiting the Chicago Bears D

    The Green Bay Packers don't necessarily need help finding ways to beat the Chicago Bears , especially with Aaron Rodgers back at quarterback...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 2,841 reads 14 comments

  25. Why LeSean McCoy Is the Best Running Back in the NFL

    Adrian Peterson is a beast and Jamaal Charles is a dynamic playmaker, but it's LeSean McCoy who has developed into the NFL 's best running back. McCoy was selected with the No...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 34,366 reads 273 comments