Seahawks release former first-round pick D.J. Fluker along with Justin Britt following 2020 NFL Draft

The elation experienced by NFL teams and the entering rookie class following the draft is always palpable, but so is what usually happens to some veterans around the league in the aftermath of collegiate talent finding their way into the professional football ranks. The most recent example of this dynamic Read more

2020 NFL Draft: Lamar Jackson compares Ravens first-round pick Patrick Queen to Ray Lewis

The Baltimore Ravens have visions of their next great linebacker in Patrick Queen — at least NFL MVP Lamar Jackson does. After the Ravens selected Queen with the No. 28 overall pick, Jackson immediately took to Instagram Live to share his thoughts on the selection.  The prediction is bold, but Read more

Panthers draft Derrick Brown: Why a lack of pass-rush prowess will hinder value of Carolina’s first-round pick

With Derrick Brown, the Panthers drafted a mammoth, run-stopping monster with a high motor who’ll immediately boost their efforts against opponents’ ground games.  But Brown will have a hard time providing Carolina the value teams want from a top 10 pick, because he’s not a premier pass rusher at the Read more

NFL Draft 2020: Potential first-round picks overlooked by recruiting evaluators out of high school

There are always going to be skeptics of the star ratings system as it relates to college football prospects. You hear it every year when people pound their chest about how many three-stars, two-stars or unranked players are on Pro Bowl teams or Super Bowl rosters. There’s howling with delight Read more

2020 NFL Draft: Potential first-round picks overlooked by recruiting evaluators in high school

There are always going to be skeptics of the star ratings system as it relates to college football prospects. You hear it every year when people pound their chest about how many three-stars, two-stars or unranked players are on Pro Bowl teams or Super Bowl rosters. There’s howling with delight Read more