1. Marvin Jones: 5 Reasons Why NFL Draft Prospect Will Succeed in the Pros

    Marvin Jones might be one of the most underrated offensive prospects in the entire 2012 NFL Draft. A lot of the things that he did well at California didn't show up because of incompetent quarterback play...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 1,979 reads 0 comments

  2. Jared Crick: 5 Traits That Make NFL Draft Prospect an Ideal Pro

    Jared Crick represents the type of player that is undervalued but equally important in the grand scheme of things. He might not make the flashy play or accumulate double-digit sacks, that really isn't the point...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 1,387 reads 3 comments

  3. Vinny Curry: 6 Traits That Make NFL Draft Prospect an Ideal Pro

    Color me excited about this article. I now get to focus on one of my favorite defensive players from the entire 2012 NFL draft. Of course I am talking about Vinny Curry of Marshall...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 1,645 reads 1 comments

  4. Janoris Jenkins: 7 Reasons Why NFL Draft Prospect Will Succeed in Pros

    As Janoris Jenkins continues to make news for all the wrong reasons, his true ability as a football player will be nothing more than an afterthought...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 1,145 reads 3 comments

  5. 8 Traits That Make David Wilson an Ideal Pro

    The 2012 draft class is loaded with potential at the running back position. In fact, this is probably the deepest group of backs since Darren McFadden , Rashard Mendenhall, Chris Johnson, Ray Rice and Matt Forte entered the league in 2008...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 3,475 reads 4 comments

  6. Luke Kuechly: 5 Reasons the 2012 NFL Draft Prospect Will Succeed in the Pros

    Luke Kuechly is the No. 1 inside linebacker on my board for the 2012 NFL draft. However, it is pretty close, with Dont'a Hightower and Bobby Wagner—who I have translating better on the inside—not that far behind...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 1,255 reads 5 comments

  7. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Full First-Round Projections

    We are getting to that point where the final mock drafts from experts spanning the globe are going to be published. We are also getting to the point where most of these are going to be refuted by the real draft set to take place in just over 15 days...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 5,410 reads 10 comments

  8. 5 Reasons Why Melvin Ingram Will Succeed in the Pros

    Melvin Ingram has quickly become one of the most intriguing defensive prospects in the 2012 NFL draft . He has skyrocketed the draft boards and now appears to be a top-10 pick...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 1,294 reads 12 comments

  9. 5 Reasons Why Mark Barron Will Succeed in the Pros

    Mark Barron is the consensus No. 1 safety in the 2012 NFL draft , it really isn't even that close. Some would argue this doesn't matter all too much considering that the safety class is extremely weak this season...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 1,102 reads 0 comments

  10. NFL Draft 2012: Dontari Poe and 10 Other Players with Rapidly-Falling Stocks

    Every single year, there are plenty of prospects that see their stock fall dramatically in the lead-up to the NFL draft. There are multiple reasons for experts selling these stocks, and some are predictable...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 26,038 reads 83 comments

  11. NFL Trade Speculation: 7 Players Who Could Be Traded During Draft

    The National Football League doesn't support an atmosphere that makes the trading of players prominent during the offseason. There are multiple reasons for this...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about 2 years ago 46,482 reads 150 comments

  12. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Projections and Analysis for the First Round

    Are you getting excited? Less than three weeks remain until the 2012 NFL Draft takes place in New York City. This is an event that is filled with high hopes for all 32 franchises and their fanbases...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 67,138 reads 355 comments

  13. 2012 NFL Draft: Top 10 Inside Linebackers

    The 2012 NFL draft is going to be relatively weak at inside linebacker. You have one sure-fire first-round selection, two more top-of-the-end prospects and then a dramatic drop-off to the rest...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 385 reads 0 comments

  14. NFL: Scouting Wide Receiver Prospects That Are Fits for San Francisco 49ers

    The additions of Mario Manningham and Randy Moss has led me to believe that the San Francisco 49ers are not going to go wide receiver in the first-round of this month's NFL draft...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 3,105 reads 21 comments

  15. 2012 NFL Draft: The Top 10 Defensive Tackles

    The last time a defensive tackle did not go in the top five of the draft was the 2006 version. That season saw Haloti Ngata become the first player at this position off the board at No...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 436 reads 0 comments

  16. A Quick Look at What Is Going on Around San Francisco 49ers Land

    We have now hit that loll between the start of free agency and the NFL Draft. Most teams have made their primary signings while only a few real big-name free agents remain on the market...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 3,389 reads 19 comments

  17. San Francisco Giants: Second-Guessing Manager Bruce Bochy's Roster Decisions

    Note: Many of you might have read my articles on the San Francisco 49ers page. I will be contributing to both the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics pages throughout the 2012 MLB season...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 1,232 reads 7 comments

  18. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Full 4-Round Version with Team-by-Team Analysis

    We are now entering full draft season around the National Football League. Once the calendar struck midnight on the first of April, it was on. Compensation picks have been determined, a major trade was made and free agency is pretty much a wrap...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 3,128 reads 8 comments

  19. The Top 10 Defensive Ends in the 2012 NFL Draft

    There are a tremendous amount of talented prospects spread throughout the 2012 NFL Draft . This is one of the reasons that I have concluded that teams are going to find tremendous value in the second and third round...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 1,372 reads 7 comments

  20. Scouting Tight End Prospects for the San Francisco 49ers

    On Friday, I covered what running backs in the 2012 NFL draft might fit what the San Francisco 49ers are building on the offensive side of the ball...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 2,427 reads 14 comments

  21. Scouting Running Back Prospects for the San Francisco 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers backfield has gotten pretty crowded over the course of the last three days. The addition of Brandon Jacobs , no matter how surprising it was, has to be considered an upgrade at this point...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 3,324 reads 17 comments

  22. NFL Draft 2012: 15 Prospects Who Aren't Nearly as Good as the Hype

    Every single year there are prospects in the NFL Draft that go much higher than their talent may dictate. These are the reaches that set franchises back years and leads to losing on a consistent basis...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 2,579 reads 12 comments

  23. San Francisco 49ers Must Start Addressing Possible Contract Extensions

    The 2012 NFL free-agent period has pretty much come to an end for the San Francisco 49ers . Of course they are going to look at a few marginal players from the scrap heap, but their primary signings are pretty much done with...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 6,390 reads 18 comments

  24. NFL Free Agency: The Best Move Every Team Has Made so Far

    The NFL free-agent market is quickly dwindling, which means we can begin to take stock of what teams did in the early stages of the offseason. Certain teams such as the Pittsburgh Steelers avoided the free-agent market like the plague...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 7,466 reads 9 comments

  25. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Latest Bust Odds for Every First-Round Pick

    NFL free agency has really enabled us to get a better understanding of where some of the top prospects are going to go next month. One thing that "experts" and pundits will be writing about over the course of the next couple weeks is "bust" potential...

    Vincent Frank Written by Vincent Frank about over 2 years ago 1,308 reads 0 comments