1. Why Brandon Coleman Is the Big WR Bargain of the 2014 NFL Draft

    Three receivers measured in taller than 6'4" at the 2014 NFL combine, but only two are household draft prospect names...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 4 months ago 12,779 reads 14 comments

  2. NFL Smart to Consider Playoff Expansion

    Expanded NFL playoffs? I'm game. The more football, the better—that's how I look at it. Many think it's not that simple and believe my viewpoint is unquestionably untrue...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 1,582 reads 12 comments

  3. D'Qwell Jackson: Predicting Potential Landing Spots for Free-Agent LB

    D'Qwell Jackson is a 30-year-old linebacker with experience in 4-3 and 3-4 alignments and who's coming off a down year...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 1,842 reads 1 comments

  4. Why Shayne Skov Is the Premier Run-Stopping Linebacker in the 2014 Draft Class

    Shayne Skov had a long, illustrious career at Stanford, a career loaded with triumph and sprinkled with adversity, especially on the injury front...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 4,565 reads 15 comments

  5. NFL Draft 2014: Buying or Selling Draft Stock for Prospects After Combine

    Now that many have identified which draft prospects helped and hurt their stocks at the 2014 combine, let's decide if we should be buying or selling their stock fluctuations...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 4,924 reads 13 comments

  6. Brandin Cooks Displays Tavon Austin-Like Talent at a Much Safer Draft Position

    NFL teams that loved West Virginia's Tavon Austin last year should be infatuated with Oregon State's Brandin Cooks. The St. Louis Rams traded with the Buffalo Bills to move from No...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 2,463 reads 0 comments

  7. Darqueze Dennard: Combine Results and Instant Reaction

    Darqueze Dennard was a consensus first-team All-American and won the Jim Thorpe Award as college football's finest defensive back in 2013 for the Michigan State Spartans...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 6,792 reads 20 comments

  8. Bradley Roby Will Remind Everyone Why He's 1st-Round Cornerback at the Combine

    Bradley Roby might be the most impressive athlete at the cornerback position in the 2014 draft class, and after a disappointing season at Ohio State, he desperately needs to put on a show at the combine...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 4,522 reads 11 comments

  9. Despite Underwhelming Combine, Michael Sam Has as an NFL Future as Edge-Rusher

    Michael Sam took the field on Monday morning at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine and frankly, he didn't have a strong performance...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 27,467 reads 5 comments

  10. NFL Combine Was a Perfect Showcase for Draft's Super Sleeper WR John Brown

    John Brown needed a huge combine performance to emerge from relative obscurity as a receiver with a common name from the other Pittsburgh with a different spelling. He did just that...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 7,458 reads 1 comments

  11. Odell Beckham Jr: Combine Results and Instant Reaction

    Odell Beckham Jr. isn't quite 6'0'', but he has the catch radius of a 6'5'' wideout. Seriously. The LSU star's game film is loaded with highlight-reel, high-pointing grabs and contested snags in dense traffic with his arms fully extended...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 15,327 reads 12 comments

  12. Despite Incredible Season, Tre Mason Must Impress at 2014 Combine

    Running backs aren't held in high regard like they used to be in NFL circles, so what does that mean for Auburn's Tre Mason? Remember, no running backs were taken in the first round of the 2013 draft, the first time that's happened since 1963...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 443 reads 0 comments

  13. Marqise Lee Must Separate Himself from Larger Receivers with Super Fast 40 Time

    With the incredible depth of the 2014 wide receiver draft class, Marqise Lee has to find a way to stand out. A year ago, he was the most electrifying wide receiver in college football...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 5,908 reads 15 comments

  14. Questions Still Surround Taylor Lewan's Top-15 Draft Status Entering the Combine

    Taylor Lewan has gone from 4-star recruit to redshirt freshman starter to All-American to probable top-15 pick to a relative afterthought in the offensive tackle class of 2014...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 989 reads 2 comments

  15. Buffalo Bills #AskCTrap Mailbag: Inaugural Edition

    Welcome to the inaugural Buffalo Bills mailbag column. I'll try to do one of these interactive pieces every couple of weeks throughout the offseason, and if they're well received, ...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 2,489 reads 0 comments

  16. Why Troy Niklas Could Be the Next Rob Gronkowski

    Troy Niklas is a 21-year-old tight end in Rob Gronkowski 's body. For someone who's only played the position for two years at Notre Dame, those truths equate to some freakish upside...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 12,985 reads 18 comments

  17. Dolphins Get It Right Firing Jim Turner, Kevin O'Neill but More Work Remains

    The Miami Dolphins had to do it. They had to do something. Offensive line coach Jim Turner and head athletics trainer Kevin O'Neill were fired by the team on Feb. 19 in the wake of the release of the Ted Wells report, per ESPN ...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 2,904 reads 20 comments

  18. Jason Hatcher Worthy of Cowboys Franchise Tag, but Dallas Simply Can't Afford It

    In a perfect world, the Dallas Cowboys would keep disruptive defensive tackle Jason Hatcher , even if that meant using the franchise tag. But in reality, Jerry Jones' team is in salary-cap hell...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 4,174 reads 9 comments

  19. 2014 NFL Scouting Combine: A Complete Guide to This Year's Event

    Before you plop on the couch and flip to the NFL Network for the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine, read this article to fully prepare yourself for the biggest pre-draft event inside Lucas Oil Stadium...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 1,466 reads 0 comments

  20. Johnny Manziel: Fact or Fiction for QB Draft Prospect

    Johnny Manziel is the most polarizing quarterback to enter the NFL since Tim Tebow, but he's similarly sized to Russell Wilson and kind of plays like Tony Romo. That's all...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 19,226 reads 130 comments

  21. What We Learned from the Ted Wells Report

    Ted Wells' report has been released, and there's a plethora of damning information about the bullying atmosphere created in the Miami Dolphins locker room by Richie Incognito and other players...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 4,758 reads 54 comments

  22. Latest Offseason Updates on Key NFL Injuries

    A slew of premier NFL players suffered serious injuries during the 2013 campaign. Some occurred late in the regular season and a few stars went down in the playoffs...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 15,034 reads 26 comments

  23. NFL Free Agents 2014: The Most Overrated Players Available

    The 2014 NFL free-agency class isn't a star-studded group, but plenty of big names will hit the open market. Greg Hardy, Jimmy Graham and Brian Orakpo are all established stars who likely have major paydays in their future...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 42,594 reads 59 comments

  24. Latest Franchise Tag Buzz from Around the NFL

    NFL teams can start negotiating with their impending free agents on February 17 and will have until March 3 to slap one of their players with the franchise tag...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 16,508 reads 4 comments

  25. Why Dennis Pitta Poses a Serious Dilemma for the Baltimore Ravens

    What in the world are the Baltimore Ravens going to do with tight end Dennis Pitta ? On paper, it's simple. Re-sign him to a multi-year deal and be done with it. But as we know, in the NFL , contract negotiations don't always proceed smoothly.

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 5 months ago 20,439 reads 45 comments