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2017 NFL Draft: Scouting Michigan State DL Malik McDowell

Malik McDowell, Michigan State
The 2017 NFL Draft is chock full of talented, athletic, and productive defensive linemen. While most of the draft pundits have focused on EDGE rushers thus far, the defensive tackle class also possesses some of this year's top NFL prospects. Arguably the best of those...

2017 NFL Draft: Reviewing Florida State DT DeMarcus Walker

2017 NFL Draft: Reviewing Florida State DT DeMarcus Walker
The Florida State Seminoles have produced plenty of NFL talent on the defensive side of the ball over the past few seasons, with 2017 being no exception thanks to defensive tackle DeMarcus Walker. Walker has been graded by some as an EDGE player, but after...

2017 NFL Draft: Scouting Alabama CB Marlon Humphrey

Marlon Humphrey, Alabama
This year's cornerback class is one of the deepest groups in the entire draft. Outside of edge rushers, it could even be argued that cornerback is in fact the deepest group in the 2017 NFL Draft. One of the marquee corners in this great class is...

2017 NFL Draft: Reviewing Tennessee DE Derek Barnett

2017 NFL Draft: Reviewing Tennessee DE Derek Barnett
The all-time leader in sacks at the University of Tennessee, Derek Barnett is just another talented name in one of the deepest edge classes in recent NFL Draft history for 2017. A three-year starter, Barnett was often the best player on the field for the...

2017 NFL Draft: Reviewing UCLA DE Takkarist McKinley

Takkarist McKinley
The NFL Draft is a unique thing. 32 teams sit through seven rounds in order to pick college athletes, kids relative to most, who are to come in and have an impact on their franchise. Sometimes, that impact is expected immediately. Other times, players...

Game Plan To Make The Houston Texans’ Offense Competitive

Brock Osweiler, Patriots
After Saturday's loss to the New England Patriots, one thing was crystal clear. The Houston Texans' offense is stopping this team from ever competing for a Super Bowl. This game was winnable if the Texans had even a mediocre showing on offense. Nearly everything...

2017 NFL Draft: Reviewing Auburn DE Carl Lawson

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When I put the tape on and started watching EDGE rusher Carl Lawson, the first thing I wondered was why I hadn't heard his name being mentioned as a top 15 pick lately. In a lot of ways, Lawson has everything you want in...

Denver Broncos Hire Vance Joseph As New Head Coach

Broncos, Vance Joseph
After completing their coaching search the Denver Broncos announced today that they will hire Vance Joseph as their new head coach. The position opened, of course, due to the sudden retirement of Gary Kubiak after the 2016 season. https://twitter.com/johnelway/status/819268615564382215 Joseph has been around the league a bit,...

A New Developmental League Could Change College Football Forever

A New Developmental League Could Change College Football
The traditional NCAA-to-NFL system has long been flawed, but players looking for an alternative to going to school and playing for scholarship have never really had an option. It appears this is changing, as the Pacific Pro Football League announced its intentions to begin play...

Bills Closing In On 5-Year Deal With Panthers DC Sean McDermott

Buffalo Bills, Sean McDermott
After firing former head coach Rex Ryan on December 27th, the Buffalo Bills are zeroing in on a specific candidate to replace him. John Warrow of the Associated Press reported that Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott is scheduled to have a second interview with...

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2017 NBA Playoffs: Rd. 1 Western Conference Predictions 1
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2017 NBA Playoffs: Rd. 1 Eastern Conference Predictions
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