1. 2011 NFL Draft: Six Defensive Players Green Bay Should Target Come Draft Day

    The Super Bowl Champion Green Bay Packers are a team with few needs but several areas where depth could be added. With the lockout, the Packers certainly aren't going to achieve that through free agency (for now)...

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  2. NFL Draft 2011: Power Ranking the Top 10 Prospects from the Big Ten

    The Big Ten, among other conferences, is losing a considerable amount of talent to the draft this year. There are quite a few first round prospects, many of them who could give a nice boost to an NFL team immediately...

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  3. Reversal of Fortune: Predicting the First Round If the Order Was Reversed

    It's no secret that it's hard to predict the first round of the NFL draft, let alone the top 10. The team with the worst record goes first, and usually has so many holes their team looks like swiss cheese...

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  4. NFL Mock Draft 2011: Will the Panthers Take a QB with the No.1 Pick?

    News with the NFL as of recent has been rather depressing. But despite the lockout, the 2011 NFL Draft will still take place. The Panthers could do a multitude of things with the No...

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  5. Don't Walk Too Slow: The Top 10 Candidates for the Best Running Back in 2011

    If the NFL Draft this season has one particular lack of depth at a position, that position would be running back. Sure there are some good mid-late round pick ups, but not too many deserving of getting picked in the first round...

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  6. Sweeter Than Sugar: Picks and Analysis for All Sweet 16 Games

    March Madness is widely considered as one of most interesting sporting events all season. Every year there is that one low seed that everyone roots for, that grand upset specialist...

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  7. Badger Time: How the Badgers Will Fare in the Big Ten and NCAA Tourneys

    In the preseason, many people had the Badgers out of or near the bottom of their top 25. They were ranked at No. 24 to start the season, and have since moved up to No. 13...

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  8. NFL Mock 2011: Predicting All 7 Rounds for the Green Bay Packers

    The Green Bay Packers completed an improbable run to the Super Bowl earlier this year. So that means that they have the last pick in each round unless they trade up or down...

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  9. Ghost of Drafts Past: Grading Each Team's 2009 NFL First Round

    The 2009 Draft was interesting and we have the results to prove it. While it would have been a worthy task to grade the first rounders of the 2010 NFL Draft there just aren't enough results to prove it...

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  10. Leading Lifter: How Much Has the Bench Press Helped Stephen Paea's Stock?

    Being a fan of the Draft, I often look at NFL Mock Drafts here at Bleacher Report. Most of them are first-round mocks due to the workload of making a mock draft with the research and all...

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  11. Saddle Up: 5 Beyond Bold Predictions For the Dallas Cowboys In 2011

    As we all know by now, the Dallas Cowboys were one of the worst teams in the NFL, and their Super Bowl dreams were crushed midway through the season. They were hoping to have home field advantage in the Super Bowl, but the team chemistry just fell apart..

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  12. Making a Case: Was Houston QB Case Keenum Snubbed Of The 2009 Heisman Trophy?

    As we know, Mark Ingram won the Heisman Trophy in 2009. He was the best player for the best team in the country, as Alabama would win the BCS Championship that year. Overlooked in all that was Case Keenum...

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  13. Taking Their Talents To Miami: Top 10 QBs Miami Should Target For 2011

    If you're a Dolphins fan you probably don't want Chad Henne starting right now. That said, he is still a young QB with three years of experience. Still, he isn't doing anything and the Dolphins don't seem to be getting anywhere...

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  14. All That Remains: Top Remaining QB Commits to Florida, Mom Disappointed

    UPDATE: Jacoby Brissett has chosen the University of Florida to play College Football at. He announced this to his high school before his basketball game. Why though? Brissett threw 32 TDs to 1 INT his senior season...

    Matt  Smith Written by Matt Smith about over 3 years ago 2,524 reads 23 comments

  15. Filling a Void: Free Agent and Draft Options For The Lions 5 Biggest Needs

    Coming into the 2010 NFL Season, the Detroit Lions had 9 consecutive losing seasons. Did that change? Unfortunately for fans in Detroit, it didn't change...

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  16. 2011 NFL Mock Draft: How Donovan McNabb Going To Arizona Would Change The Top 10

    All the drama surrounding the bad end of the year for the Redskins starts with McNabb. Benched for the last few games of the season, McNabb wasn't performing well at all this season...

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  17. Super Bowl 2011: Unsung Heroes For the NFC Champion Green Bay Packers

    The Packers lost more starters than any other team to injury this season. Nearing the end of the season at 8-6, it looked like the Packers weren't going to make the playoffs. They did, and as you know, they very well may be the Super Bowl Champions...

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