1. Minnesota DT Ra'Shede Hageman Is Draft's Biggest Boom-or-Bust Prospect

    Evaluators often say that where a player is selected in the NFL draft is based on projection, not production...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 29,181 reads 43 comments

  2. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Predicting the Ideal First-Round Pick for Every Team

    As the countdown to the 2014 NFL draft approaches the two-week mark, all 32 teams are in the midst of their final preparations to decide which prospects they will target as potential selections this year...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 180,348 reads 247 comments

  3. NFL Rumors: Latest Draft and Trade Talk from Around the League

    It’s the time of the NFL calendar that some call “lying season,” as rumors of teams’ draft targets and potential targets pop up in great numbers...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 36,067 reads 34 comments

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

    Every NFL draft has players who slide many picks further than most media draft analysts expect, and the 2014 selection meeting should be no different...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 3 months ago 11,278 reads 10 comments

  5. 2014 NFL Draft: Which Players Are Tumbling Down Draft Boards?

    With less than one month remaining until the 2014 NFL draft , it’s the time of the offseason when rumors quickly escalate about players tumbling down various draft boards. Most of the attention falls upon the top quarterbacks...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 322,576 reads 235 comments

  6. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Who Is on the Rise in the First Round?

    Although no college football games have been played in more than three months, the stock of many NFL draft prospects is seemingly still fluctuating in the final weeks leading up to this year’s selection meeting...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 369,277 reads 564 comments

  7. 2014 NFL Draft: The Most Overlooked Player at Every Position

    All NFL draft coverage is not created equal. While star prospects like Jadeveon Clowney, Teddy Bridgewater and Johnny Manziel have received more attention than they’ve probably ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 61,624 reads 56 comments

  8. 2014 NFL Draft: 50 Predictions with Under a Month to Go

    The 2014 NFL draft looks as unpredictable as ever, but despite it being unclear as to whom the Houston Texans will draft or whether they will even keep the No...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 115,992 reads 67 comments

  9. Which Prospects Are Poised for Green Room Nightmares in 2014 NFL Draft?

    While every prospect might want an invitation to the “green room” at the 2014 NFL draft, no player wants to be the last man sitting in Radio City Music Hall...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 22,300 reads 36 comments

  10. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Latest Projections for Every 1st-Round Pick

    This year’s NFL draft is looking as unpredictable as ever. It all starts with the No. 1 overall pick, where there is uncertainty in not only which player will be chosen but also which team will ultimately make that selection...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 187,816 reads 355 comments

  11. 2014 NFL Draft: Red-Flag Prospects Worth the Gamble

    Every pick in the NFL draft, even those that are seemingly safe, factors in the balance of risk versus reward. Some prospects in the 2014 draft, however, might be labeled with more concerns than others...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 48,321 reads 50 comments

  12. Predicting the Biggest Draft-Day Free Falls of the 2014 NFL Draft

    The biggest stories of the NFL draft aren’t always the players who are selected among the top picks but rather the ones who aren’t. At least that’s the way they’re often portrayed on television...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 51,940 reads 53 comments

  13. 2014 NFL Draft: Predicting This Year's Pleasant Surprises

    While NFL teams look for immediate impacts from their early-round draft selections, there are always pleasant surprises from every draft class —players who come in as lesser-heralded ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 19,907 reads 21 comments

  14. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Updated 7-Round Predictions with Compensatory Picks

    The full order for the 2014 NFL draft is now set. The National Football League announced Monday that 32 compensatory selections have been awarded to 13 NFL teams, bringing the draft's number of selections up to its total of 256 picks...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 134,263 reads 407 comments

  15. 2014 NFL Draft: Buying or Selling Bubble Prospects as 1st-Round Picks

    The competition is steep to be a first-round pick in the 2014 NFL draft . Considered by NFL Network’s Mike Mayock to be “the best draft (he’s) seen in 10 years,” ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 66,894 reads 80 comments

  16. 2014 NFL Draft: Prospects Worth a 2nd Look in the Film Room

    If you’ve been keeping up with the 2014 NFL draft, you’ve probably already heard more than enough about the projected top picks such as Jadeveon Clowney, Blake Bortles and Teddy Bridgewater...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 4 months ago 11,078 reads 14 comments

  17. Why Blake Bortles Could Be the 2014 NFL Draft's Biggest Bust

    Perhaps the most physically promising quarterback in the 2014 NFL draft, Blake Bortles could be selected as early as the No...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 72,988 reads 243 comments

  18. 2014 NFL Draft: Fact or Fiction for Latest Draft Buzz & Speculation

    Many rumors and theories regarding the 2014 NFL draft might start to unravel over the next few days, as teams are starting to reshape their rosters—and subsequently their draft ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 20,130 reads 14 comments

  19. 2014 NFL Draft: Questions That Must Be Answered During Remaining Pro Days

    Some of the 2014 NFL draft’s top prospects have already participated in their pro days, with one week of school-hosted workouts already in the books, but there are still plenty ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 25,481 reads 28 comments

  20. 2014 NFL Draft: Identifying the Safest Picks in Round 1

    Being considered a “safe” NFL draft selection seems to carry a negative connotation, but it shouldn’t...

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  21. 2014 NFL Draft: How Deep Is Every Position?

    During a press conference at this year’s NFL Scouting Combine, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert told reporters, per Chase Goodbread of NFL...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 30,047 reads 32 comments

  22. 2014 NFL Draft: Teams Most Likely to Swing a Draft-Day Deal in Early Rounds

    Trades are as much a staple of the annual NFL draft as the picks themselves. If history is any indication, most teams will be involved in at least one trade on draft weekend...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 80,897 reads 93 comments

  23. 2014 NFL Draft: Buying or Selling Latest Rumors, Buzz and Speculation

    It’s the time of the season for rumors, buzz and speculation, with less than two weeks to go until the NFL ’s free-agency period and just slightly more than two months to go until the 2014 NFL draft...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 150,393 reads 194 comments

  24. Power Ranking the 25 Best 2014 NFL Combine Performances

    The annual NFL Scouting Combine is the only pre-draft event each year in which a vast majority of the draft’s top prospects have the opportunity to compete against one another on an equal playing field...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 33,462 reads 26 comments

  25. Meet the NFL Draft's Fastest Offensive Weapon, Dri Archer

    During an interview session at the NFL Scouting Combine on Friday (h/t Andy Fenelon of NFL.com ), Kent State’s Dri Archer said he was “going to break the record” for the 40-yard dash...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 5 months ago 60,989 reads 53 comments