News and Notes from Day 6 of the NFL Scouting Combine

March 6, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

The final day of the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine has arrived and it brings two of the deepest position groups in this entire draft class seeing both the cornerbacks and safeties take the field. With so much top tier talent it was important for players to stand out and we definately saw some money being…

Day 5 News and Notes from the NFL Scouting Combine

March 5, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

With the Combine starting to wind down Day 5 brought us some of the best prospects in the draft and it didn't disappoint the slightest. Whether it was the consensus top prospect in Myles Garrett or some unheralded prospects we saw some records broken and plenty of athletic ability shown. Here are 10 news and…

Notes from Day 4 of the NFL Scouting Combine

March 4, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

Day 4 of the NFL Scouting Combine is officially in the books which saw Quarterbacks, Receivers and Tight Ends work on the field while Defensive Lineman participated in the bench press and Defensive backs and Linebackers worked behind the scenes with medical checks and weigh ins. Here are the significant news and notes from the…

Notes from Day 3 of the NFL Scouting Combine

March 3, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

Day 3 is officially in the books giving us the first day of on field drills along with measurements for the defensive line prospects. The offensive lineman and running backs took the main stage today doing their running and jumping drills while also getting on the field workouts done. Here is a look at what…

5 Takeaways from the First Two Days of Combine Weigh Ins

March 3, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

Two days of the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine are in the wraps where we've seen weigh ins from the all of the offensive prospects and even some of the initial bench presses. Here are five things that have stood out. 1. Mitch Trubisky's height Heading into the Combine there was speculation that Trubisky was 6'1…

2019 NFL compensatory picks

2017 NFL Draft Compensatory Picks

February 26, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

While the draft order is set after the Super Bowl, the official number of picks for the draft as a whole and for each team isn’t set till the Compensatory Picks are announced. Only 32 total Compensatory picks can be given out and are determined by the NFL Management Council given based on free agents…

How Andrew Whitworth could affect this Offensive Tackle Class

February 21, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

For the last several years Andrew Whitworth has been one of the best offensive tackles in the NFL and was graded by Pro Football Focus as the 2nd rated tackle this past year with a 91.3 grade (Considered Elite). Whitworth has been a cornerstone for the Bengals over the years but is 35 years old…

San Francisco 49ers

How moving to the 4-3 affects how the 49ers Draft Philosophy

February 20, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

San Francisco has been quite the story this off season with an out of nowhere hiring of FOX announcer John Lynch as General Manager (without any prior experience) and then hiring Atlanta Falcons Offensive Coordinator Kyle Shanahan as head coach. With the offense in Shanahan's hands he chose Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker coach Robert Saleh as…

The 5 Biggest NFL Scouting Combine Snubs

February 16, 2017 Brian Johannes 2

The NFL Scouting Combine starts on February 28th which means we officially got the list (http://www.nfl.com/combine/participants) of players who have been invited to participate in the biggest Pre-Draft event. Like every other year there are some questionable additions and even more surprising omissions. What makes this year different is we are seeing the new rule…