1. The 6 Biggest Strengths and Weaknesses of Dontari Poe's Game

    Memphis' Dontari Poe is one of the more intriguing prospects in the 2012 NFL Draft class. He only really started to make a name from himself after his excellent showing at the combine...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 1,154 reads 1 comments

  2. Best Late-Rd Steals in Draft History

    The NFL draft is one of the most followed offseason events in all of sports. This is mainly because fans want to see what new talent their favorite team can add. However, there’s also the intrigue of identifying a late-round steal...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 2,836 reads 2 comments

  3. The 6 Biggest Strengths and Weaknesses of Alshon Jeffery's Game

    South Carolina's Alshon Jeffery is one of the top wide receivers in the 2012 NFL draft class. He brings a lot of positives to the field but also has some issues in his game...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 3,232 reads 2 comments

  4. Mel Kiper 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Grading Each Pick

    Mel Kiper Jr . is the NFL Draft guru everybody recognizes, and because of this, his mock drafts get a lot of attention. He's plugged into the NFL community and gets a lot of insight from general managers and coaches...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 58,605 reads 61 comments

  5. 2012 NFL Draft: Biggest Draft Need for Every AFC West Team

    The AFC West continues to be one of the most unpredictable divisions in all of football. Each year the battle for the division title comes down to the final weeks of the season...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 6,323 reads 10 comments

  6. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Pros and Cons for Every Pick in the 1st Round

    This updated NFL mock draft provides a look at the good and bad of each projection. No team can meet all its needs with just one pick, but going the wrong direction could have a negative impact...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 27,878 reads 67 comments

  7. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Full 3-Round Predictions

    This updated mock draft finally features Texas A&M's Ryan Tannehill in the first round. I've avoided this projection based on the fact that I have him rated as a third-round prospect...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 4,620 reads 12 comments

  8. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Draft Day Trades to Look For

    Draft day trades happen because a team targets a specific prospect. They identify a player they must have and then make a move to ensure he ends up on their roster. This is the reason my video focuses on specific prospects rather than certain teams...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 52,385 reads 33 comments

  9. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: College Highlights of Every First-Round Stud

    This two-round NFL mock draft provides some good video clips of each prospect. It allows everyone to get a look at the type of player their team could add...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 28,108 reads 79 comments

  10. Chicago Bears: Bold 2012 Predictions for Michael Bush, Matt Forte and More

    The Chicago Bears head into next season hoping to rebound from the last year’s late-season collapse. They spent the early part of free agency addressing several glaring needs, including adding a backup quarterback and No...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 22,226 reads 46 comments

  11. NFL Draft 2012: 6 Coaches and GMs That Need This Draft to Keep Their Jobs

    The most successful teams are typically built through the draft, an arena where organizations build depth and find franchise players. However, the draft could also directly result in the dismissal of both a general manager or head coach...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 1,266 reads 14 comments

  12. 2012 NFL Draft: 10 Most Polarizing Prospects in the Draft

    If we were able to get a close look at each team's draft board, we would notice a lot of differences. Every team sees each prospect differently, making for a very fluid draft process...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 35,183 reads 83 comments

  13. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: First-Round Predictions After Recent Free Agency Signings

    Free agency really shook up the look of my latest mock draft. There were plenty of unexpected moves like the Buffalo Bills' addition of Mario Williams...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 3,229 reads 8 comments

  14. 2012 NFL Draft: Comparing Top 6 WRs to Their NFL Counterparts

    The NFL 's movement towards a pass-dominant league continues to raise the value of wide receivers. Receivers like Calvin Johnson and Larry Fitzgerald are some of the league’s biggest stars, as well as highest paid players...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 2,877 reads 1 comments

  15. Critiquing the Latest Mock Drafts of Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay

    ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay recently released updated mock drafts. They feature changes to reflect the trade between the Washington Redskins and St. Louis Rams, as well as some movement based on combine performances...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 39,977 reads 61 comments

  16. NFL Draft 2012: 10 Prospects Whose Stock Has Risen After Free Agency

    Organizations enter NFL free agency with a list of needs and a plan of attack. However, things don't always go as planned, which makes the draft sort of a fallback...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 6,327 reads 6 comments

  17. 2012 NFL Draft: 6 Prospects Who Will Save Mediocre Teams

    The NFL is no different than the rest of the world in that it thrives on instant gratification. This especially impacts the draft, as early picks are expected to make an immediate impact...

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  18. NFL Draft 2012: Identifying the Biggest Injury Risk at Every Position

    Every NFL team spends countless hours evaluating each prospect eligible for the draft. They don't only consider athleticism, character and production when completing their evaluations...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 2,571 reads 1 comments

  19. 2012 NFL Draft: 7 Pro Days You Don't Want to Miss

    Pro days are set up for evaluators to get an extra look at each school's draft prospects. The setting offers each prospect an opportunity to workout in a familiar setting. This familiarity often results in better workout numbers...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 2,325 reads 1 comments

  20. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: How Free Agency Will Shape Upcoming Draft

    The outcome of free agency always impacts the draft. This is my final mock draft prior to the insanity that is NFL free agency. However, I tried to project some of the impact free agency will have on the draft...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 54,032 reads 75 comments

  21. 2012 NFL Draft: Projecting the Most Successful Player at Every Position

    There's a difference between ranking someone as the top NFL draft prospect at their position and claiming they will find the most success. Success depends on many factors, including skill level and landing in the right environment...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 3,227 reads 5 comments

  22. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Comparing the Latest Mocks Around the Web

    Mock drafts are one of the more entertaining parts of the NFL draft season. It gives everyone a chance to look ahead and see who their team might add. However, the one thing with mock drafts is that everyone has a different opinion...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 52,026 reads 29 comments

  23. 2012 NFL Draft: Best and Worst Case Scenarios for Top 50 Prospects

    The draft process continues to head towards April like an out-of-control train. After the combine, we start to see more of the prospects solidify their draft stock...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 2,342 reads 10 comments

  24. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Mocking the Entire 1st and 2nd Rounds with Analysis

    The post-combine mock drafts are always the most fun to complete. It gives everyone the chance to gather even more information on every prospect and adjust their boards accordingly...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 42,821 reads 207 comments

  25. 2012 NFL Draft: Kellen Moore and 14 Other Players Unworthy of Their Hype

    The NFL draft process is a roller-coaster ride of ups and downs. Events like the Senior Bowl and combine usually set people into a frenzy generating a ton of hype...

    Jon Dove Written by Jon Dove about over 2 years ago 7,910 reads 43 comments