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Bob Boyles

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2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Safeties

2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Safeties

Here is a look at the top safeties, both free and strong positions, who are seniors or who may declare their early applications for the 2014 NFL Draft.  At this time, they are not so strong a group as to have any sure-shot first rounders. 1...
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2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Cornerbacks

2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Cornerbacks

Of the 254 players selected in the 2013 NFL Draft, 29 were cornerbacks. The only position with more players selected was defensive end (30). Clearly, someone is trying to do something about all those passing records being rewritten year after year...
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2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Defensive Ends

2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Defensive Ends

We begin our first impression positional rankings for the 2014 NFL Draft at the edge rushers. Some are 3-4 outside linebackers who may project as defensive ends, others are full-time DEs -- including the best pro prospect in college football. 1...
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Is The Draft Less Important Than We Think?

Is The Draft Less Important Than We Think?

Every NFL head coach and general manager tells the gathering at their introductory press conference that, “I’m here to win a Super Bowl.”  Then, they usually add, “and you build championships through the draft.” Yes . . . but...
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Questions Abound In Kelly's First Draft With Eagles

Questions Abound In Kelly's First Draft With Eagles

New head coach Chip Kelly has five quarterbacks on the Philadelphia Eagles roster, yet he’s looking for a quarterback.  The Eagles have signed six defensive players in free agency so far, and any or all could start on opening day...
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