1. Every NFL Team's Biggest Draft Need Coming out of Free Agency

    The NFL ’s free-agency period brought a craze like we’ve never seen before. Player movement was at an all-time high with several blockbuster trades. All of that has now changed each team’s biggest draft needs...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 3 days ago 109,866 reads 205 comments

  2. Ranking the Top 10 Boom-or-Bust Prospects in the 2014 NFL Draft

    Some NFL draft prospects exceed predraft expectations. It could because they were more talented than originally thought, or they’re hardworking and overcame major obstacles...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 4 days ago 59,774 reads 71 comments

  3. DeVante Parker Hype Is Too High, Louisville WR Still Well Behind Cooper, White

    Louisville wide receiver DeVante Parker has been a hot name as the 2015 NFL draft approaches. The 6’3”, 209-pound receiver is coming off a spectacular but shortened season where he posted 855 yards in just seven games...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 6 days ago 7,441 reads 25 comments

  4. Florida's D.J. Humphries Has Potential to Be NFL's Next Franchise Left Tackle

    Every draft season has late risers throughout the process that emerge as high-quality prospects. As underclassmen declare for the draft, NFL teams and media alike go back to study surprise early entrees...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 10 days ago 16,238 reads 27 comments

  5. The Statistic Every NFL Team Must Address in the Draft

    To help fill needs and improve the quality of rosters, teams must dig neck-deep into all of the data available to them. Traditional statistics tell part of the story, as does advanced data...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 12 days ago 23,562 reads 58 comments

  6. 2015 NFL Draft: Rounding Up Experts' Latest Mock Draft Predictions

    The mock-draft season is one of the most fun to follow as a fan. With the first wave of free agency wrapped up, major needs are becoming more clear for each franchise. That puts a greater emphasis on the experts’ latest mock drafts...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 13 days ago 107,884 reads 128 comments

  7. Best Trade Scenarios Setting Up for the 2015 NFL Draft

    The recent trades in the NFL have added even more excitement to the free agency period. Big-name and high-dollar acquisitions are the norm in mid-March, but to see familiar names swapping teams through trades is not for the NFL...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 15 days ago 5,930 reads 3 comments

  8. Texas' Malcolm Brown Has Chance to Be Next Late-Round Running Back Star

    The market for top-shelf running backs is as strong as ever. NFL teams have rewarded star backs with rich new contracts this offseason despite a deep draft class filled with talent...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 17 days ago 19,349 reads 39 comments

  9. Wake Forest CB Kevin Johnson Could Be Major Steal in 2015 Draft

    What a time to be an NFL cornerback. Just on the eve of free agency, cornerbacks Byron Maxwell and Kareem Jackson have already hit it rich...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 20 days ago 16,620 reads 36 comments

  10. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Logical Solutions for Every First-Round Team

    The NFL offseason is about to heat up as we’re on the eve of the free-agency period. More than half the league has more than $20 million to spend to help upgrade their rosters, so there will be a flurry of high-dollar transactions coming soon...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 23 days ago 363,994 reads 496 comments

  11. NFL Draft 2015: Ranking the Depth at Every Position

    One year after a draft class that was considered one of the deepest in recent memory, the 2015 draft pool suffered because so much talent left school early in 2014...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 25 days ago 71,984 reads 40 comments

  12. What Separates Top RBs in the 2015 NFL Draft Class?

    For the first time since 2012, a running back could be selected in the first round of the NFL draft. The 2015 class is as deep as it is star-studded and has been called the “ rebirth ” of the position...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 28 days ago 28,043 reads 73 comments

  13. Tre McBride Could Prove to Be Big 2015 NFL Draft Steal

    The 2015 receiver draft class is looking to replicate the historic success of the preceding 2014 class, which featured stars such as Sammy Watkins, Mike Evans and Odell Beckham Jr...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 30,028 reads 20 comments

  14. Biggest Draft Buzz for Every Team from the 2015 NFL Combine

    The NFL offseason is often referred to as “silly season” because there is a lot of chatter coming from voices that may or may not know what they’re talking about...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 89,249 reads 106 comments

  15. Jalen Collins Has Tools to Be Next Standout Press Cornerback

    Between the 2015 NFL combine, school pro-day events and a chance to catch up on underclassmen film, players like LSU cornerback Jalen Collins will shoot up draft boards...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 3,865 reads 7 comments

  16. Minnesota's Maxx Williams Has Potential to Be Next Star at Tight End

    When the Minnesota Gophers signed Maxx Williams as a scholarship athlete out of high school, they likely had no idea he would be the top tight-end prospect in the 2015 NFL draft...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 12,251 reads 35 comments

  17. 2015 NFL Draft Loaded with Slot Receivers, Offensive Weapons

    As the NFL continues to evolve schematically, coaches and coordinators look to push the envelope with innovation to create mismatches...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 11,668 reads 18 comments

  18. 2015 NFL Scouting Combine: Small-School Names You Need to Know

    The NFL Scouting Combine is an opportunity for robust athletes to set themselves apart from the pack through individual drills...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 26,149 reads 28 comments

  19. How Kevin White Won Over NFL Scouts in Senior Season

    Every college football season serves as a showcase for NFL teams looking for the next big-impact player. Some prospects are considered known quantities for years, but others benefit from having a breakout season...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 20,579 reads 38 comments

  20. 2015 NFL Draft: Mid-Round Sleepers Who Can Start Right Away

    The NFL draft process is a long-winding road for prospects that encompasses their entire football careers...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 37,039 reads 36 comments

  21. NFL Teams Entering Make-or-Break Offseasons in 2015

    The conclusion to the 2014 NFL season featured five head coaching changes, bringing renewed hope and optimism for the franchises that have been stuck rudderless in their recent past...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 41,775 reads 50 comments

  22. Is Georgia RB Todd Gurley the NFL's Next Steven Jackson?

    At the head of a deep and talented running back class in the 2015 NFL draft sits former Georgia Bulldog Todd Gurley. Three seasons of dominant play in the Southeastern Conference earned Gurley respect, hype and lofty comparisons to NFL greats...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 42,550 reads 134 comments

  23. Despite Troubled Past, Dorial Green-Beckham Has Tools to Be Elite NFL Receiver

    Every NFL draft seemingly features one or two polarizing prospects with off-field issues to go with immense on-field potential...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 1 month ago 9,721 reads 19 comments

  24. Miami (OH) Dual-Sport CB Quinten Rollins Is NFL Draft's Fastest Riser

    One calendar year ago, the Miami Redhawks ’ basketball team was sitting at 10-11 and preparing for the final month of the season before the MAC tournament...

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  25. Miami Dolphins Must Build for Future Through NFL Draft

    The concept of roster construction in the NFL can be a direct reflection of the goals of each individual franchise...

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