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Draft Stock Watch: Ten Takeaways Week 4

Draft Stock Watch: Ten Takeaways Week 4

by David Seigerman

Only three times in the last 10 NFL Drafts have there been fewer than two defensive players selected among the top 5 picks: * In 2005, Alex Smith, Ronnie Brown, Braylon Edwards, Cedric Benson and Cadillac Williams all went before Adam Jones came off... Read more

Draft Stock Watch: Ten Takeaways Week 1

Draft Stock Watch: Ten Takeaways Week 1

by David Seigerman

You don't need me or anyone else to tell you that Todd Gurley looked like the second coming of Adrian Peterson. Or that Jameis Winston didn't look like the lock to repeat as Heisman winner as so many predicted he would... Read more

Scouting Spotlight: NFL Draft Prospects Week 1

Scouting Spotlight: NFL Draft Prospects Week 1

by David Seigerman

Backs are back. Yes, the 2015 NFL Draft will have at least two quarterbacks in the mix for the first overall pick. And, for the third year in a row, there are potentially three left tackles among the top 10 prospects... Read more

Preseason Top 10 Draft Prospects: Big Ten

Preseason Top 10 Draft Prospects: Big Ten

by David Seigerman

As a father, it is my job to explain the inexplicable. Queries come out of nowhere -- "Daddy, why . . . " and I respond, quickly, with authority and confidence, convincing and credible... Read more

Will Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon Be A 1st Round Pick 2015?

Will Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon Be A 1st Round Pick 2015?

by Bill Lund

The state of the RB position in the NFL draft has deteriorated from the priority lists of NFL execs the past two years. Whatever the impetus for the decline in draft value, no running backs were selected in the 1st round in 2013 and 2014... Read more

2015 NFL Draft: Way Too Early Big Board

2015 NFL Draft: Way Too Early Big Board

by David Seigerman

Welcome back, Ifo. When I released my "Way Too Early Big Board" a year in advance of the 2014 NFL Draft, Oregon cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu was my 32nd-best prospect, the erstwhile last pick of the first round. Ekpre-Olomu had a terrific 2013 season... Read more

New Year's Bowls Mark New Beginnings For Big Ten

New Year's Bowls Mark New Beginnings For Big Ten

by Nathan McCarter

As the calendar turns to 2014, cue the spotlight on the Big Ten. There will be four premier games on the docket, and those four games will help shape conference expectations for the 2014 regular season. The Big Ten already is taking hits... Read more

RB Melvin Gordon To Return To Wisconsin In '14

RB Melvin Gordon To Return To Wisconsin In '14

by Christopher Smith

Wisconsin's second-team All-Big Ten running back Melvin Gordon will return to the team for his redshirt junior season rather than declare for the NFL Draft, the team announced Friday... Read more