1. NFL Rookies Who Will Play Biggest Roles This Season

    The majority of early-round selections from the 2015 NFL draft will be expected to make significant contributions to their new teams in their rookie seasons, but some will take on bigger roles than others...

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  2. Meet Ezekiel Elliott, the 2016 NFL Draft's Top RB Heading into Next Season

    Drafting a running back in the first round has become taboo in recent years, but that shouldn’t affect Ezekiel Elliott in the 2016 NFL draft...

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  3. Meet Jared Goff, the 2016 NFL Draft's Top QB Heading into Next Season

    As preparation for the 2016 NFL draft gets going within scouting departments throughout the league, teams with a potential need for a franchise quarterback should start by taking a close look at Jared Goff...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 2 months ago 315,261 reads 159 comments

  4. Predicting Every NFL Team's Surprise Rookie Gem

    It wasn’t too long ago that with the exception of top draft picks, rookie seasons in the NFL were viewed as developmental years...

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  5. What Everett Golson Must Do at FSU to Establish Himself as Legit NFL QB Prospect

    A string of impressive performances early last fall put Everett Golson ’s NFL draft stock on a hype train that was traveling full speed ahead...

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  6. Assessing Whether Every NFL Team Progressed or Regressed This Offseason

    The 2015 NFL offseason was one of the most eventful in recent memory, and that’s true without even taking the scandals into consideration...

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  7. Predicting the NFL's Breakout Sophomores of 2015

    From Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. to St...

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  8. Ohio State's 2016 NFL Draft Class Could Be Historically Great

    Ohio State set a record in the 2004 NFL draft, in which it had 14 total players selected, the most picks ever from one school in a single selection meeting...

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  9. Buying or Selling Latest Buzz Around 2015 NFL Rookie Class

    While there are still nearly four months until the rookies of the 2015 NFL draft class take the field for their first regular-season games, the work has already begun for professional football’s newcomers...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 171,923 reads 190 comments

  10. Miami Dolphins Linebackers Set for NFL's Most Intriguing Undrafted Rookie Battle

    Few undrafted rookies competing for NFL roster spots this summer have the realistic opportunity to play immediately that the four linebackers who signed with the Miami Dolphins do...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 23,023 reads 33 comments

  11. 2015 NFL Draft: Every Team's Best Value Selection

    From the predraft mocks to the post-draft grades, the coverage of each year’s NFL selection meeting typically revolves around every team’s early-round picks...

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  12. Undrafted NFL Free Agents Who Could Be Major Contributors in 2015

    Every NFL season includes productive undrafted rookies—players who find ways to be significant contributors for their teams even though they were not among the 256 players selected in the draft...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 58,673 reads 79 comments

  13. 10 NFL Rookies Drafted by the Wrong Team

    A dream came true for 256 former college football players this past weekend, as each of them was selected in the 2015 NFL draft...

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  14. NFL Draft 2015: The Biggest Steals of This Year's Event

    Even though each of the league’s 32 teams put countless hours of work into their preparations for this year’s NFL draft, there are always players who prove that they should have been selected much earlier than they were...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 193,419 reads 202 comments

  15. NFL Draft 2015: Best Available Players for Saturday

    For the best available players in the 2015 NFL draft, there is only one chance remaining to be a top-100 pick. With Rounds 1 to 3 of the draft in the books, the Tennessee Titans will kick off Day 3 at No...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 182,552 reads 103 comments

  16. NFL Draft 2015: Best Available Players for Friday

    The first round of the 2015 NFL draft is complete, but there is still plenty of talent to be had as the proceedings move forward to Friday’s second and third rounds...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 244,566 reads 126 comments

  17. 2015 NFL Draft: Breaking Down the Possibilities for the No. 2 Overall Pick

    The No. 2 overall pick appears to be the pivot point of the 2015 NFL draft. What the Tennessee Titans do with that selection could have a significant ripple effect on how the first round plays out...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 49,190 reads 83 comments

  18. Highlighting the Best Small-School Prospect at Every Position in 2015 NFL Draft

    While the majority of NFL draft picks come from Football Bowl Subdivision college programs, there are hidden gems among their small-school counterparts to be had each year. The 2015 NFL draft is no exception...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 28,067 reads 23 comments

  19. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Predicting the Ideal 1st-Round Pick for Every Team

    In just nine days from Tuesday, the 30 teams holding first-round picks in the 2015 NFL draft will be hoping to land ideal selections for their rosters. Predicting which prospects will be at the top of each team’s board is an inexact science...

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  20. 2015 NFL Draft: Washington State DT Xavier Cooper Well Worth an Early-Round Pick

    A team looking to add a penetrator to its interior defensive line through the 2015 NFL draft should give serious consideration to selecting Xavier Cooper, the draft’s most athletic defensive tackle, with its first- or second-round selection...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 27,084 reads 24 comments

  21. NFL Draft Prospects Who Could Experience Draft-Day Slides

    Some of the most memorable images of NFL drafts past are those of highly touted prospects sitting in the green room, phone in hand, waiting for calls they expected to come hours earlier as they heard other players' names announced...

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  22. 2015 NFL Draft: What Happens If Jameis Winston Isn't the Top Pick?

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been projected as the No. 1 overall pick in virtually every mock draft since February's NFL Scouting Combine...

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  23. Utah Cornerback Eric Rowe Keeping NFL Teams Interested Ahead of 2015 Draft

    In the months leading up to the 2015 NFL draft, Utah’s Eric Rowe has not received as much media attention as some of the other top cornerback prospects in the draft class, such ...

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  24. 2015 NFL Draft: 50 Predictions with Under a Month to Go

    With just 22 days left until the opening of the 2015 NFL draft (April 30-May 2), draft prognosticators are starting to make their final predictions for how this year's picks will unfold...

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  25. NFL Scouting Combine Star Chris Conley Is More Than Just a Great Athlete

    By posting a 4.35-second 40-yard dash, 45" vertical jump and 11'7" broad jump, Chris Conley was one of the stars of the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 19,901 reads 25 comments