East-West Shrine Game Preview

Shrine Game and NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Players to Watch

January 16, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

The following article is a part of the USA Today Sports Weekly preview for the Shrine Game and NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Preview Draft season is starting to ramp up, and that starts with the all-star game circuit, which allows NFL scouts, coaches and front office personnel a chance to see a large number of prospects…

2019 NFL compensatory picks

Projected NFL Draft Order with Team Needs

January 15, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

1. Cleveland Browns (1-15) Needs: Quarterback, Safety, Offensive Line   2. San Francisco 49ers (2-14) Need: Quarterback, Receiver, Pass Rush   3. Chicago Bears (3-13) Need: Quarterback, Secondary, Tight End   4. Jacksonville Jaguars (3-13) Need: Edge Pass Rusher, Offensive Tackle, Defensive Tackle   5. Los Angeles Rams (4-12) Need: Offensive Line, Wide Receiver, Cornerback…

Wildcard Weekend Reverse NFL Power Rankings

January 9, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

With the regular season wrapping up and the first round of the playoffs over I’ve decided to do my reverse rankings a little different. For the teams that are not in the playoffs over the next couple of weeks I’ll identify what I feel are their biggest needs for the draft or free agency while…

2017 NFL Draft Edge Rankings

January 5, 2017 Brian Johannes 2

1 Myles Garrett Texas A&M JR 6'5" 262 2 Tim Williams Alabama SR 6'4" 237 3 Derek Barnett Tennessee JR 6'3" 257 4 Takkarist McKinley UCLA SR 6'2" 250 5 Tarell Basham Ohio SR 6'4 269 6 Charles Harris Missouri JR 6'3" 255 7 Derek Rivers Youngstown State SR 6'5 255 8 Daeshon Hall Texas A&M…

Green Bay Packers Team Needs

Final Regular Season Reverse NFL Power Rankings

January 2, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

With the regular season wrapping up the playoffs about to start I’ve decided to do my reverse rankings a little different. Instead of reacting to how each team did this past week I’ll go back to my initial preseason rankings (https://draftbrian.wordpress.com/college-football-preview/nfl-season-preview/) and compare them to these finals standings.   1. Cleveland Browns (1-15) Preseason Rank:…

National Championship Scouting Guide

National Championship Game Scouting Guide

January 1, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

#2 Clemson Tigers vs #1 Alabama Crimson Tide Monday January 9th 7:00 CST on ESPN When Clemson Has the Ball Clemson Prospects #4 QB Deshaun Watson #9 RB Wayne Gallman #7 WR Mike Williams #3 WR Artavis Scott #16 TE Jordan Leggett #55 RG Tyrone Crowder #57 C Jay Guillermo Alabama Prospects #93 DE Jonathan…

January 2nd Bowl Scouting Guide

December 31, 2016 Brian Johannes 0

Florida Gators (8-4) at Iowa Hawkeyes (8-4) 12:00 noon CST on ABC Florida Prospects #78 LT David Sharpe #57 DT Caleb Brantley #91 DT Joey Ivie #40 LB Jarrad Davis #6 CB Quincy Wilson #31 CB Jalen Tabor Iowa Prospects #10 QB CJ Beathard #25 RB Akrum Wadley #29 RB LeShun Daniels #67 DT Jaleel…

New Year’s Eve Bowl Scouting Guide

December 30, 2016 Brian Johannes 1

#4 Washington Huskies 12-1 vs #1 Alabama Crimson Tide (13-0) 2:00 CST on ESPN Washington Prospects #1 WR John Ross #15 TE Darrell Daniels #52 LG Jake Eldrenkamp #50 DE Vita Vea #11 DE Elijah Qualls #28 LB Psalm Wooching #26 CB Sidney Jones #20 CB Kevin King #32 FS Budda Baker Alabama Prospects #13…

December 30th Bowl Scouting Guide

December 29, 2016 Brian Johannes 0

Georgia Bulldogs (7-5) vs TCU Horned Frogs (6-6) 11:00 CST on ESPN Georgia Prospects #27 RB Nick Chubb #1 RB Sony Michel #73 RT Greg Pyke #54 C Brandon Kublanow #7 OLB Lorenzo Carter #17 LB Davin Bellamy TCU Prospects #69 RT Aviante Collins #40 DE James McFarland #94 DE Josh Carraway #30 SS Denzel…

Week 17 Reverse NFL Power Rankings

December 27, 2016 Brian Johannes 0

1. Cleveland Browns (1-14) A day that many fans didn’t think would come, the Browns actually winning a game this year! While the win was great, some Browns fans had to be a little nervous that they’d lose out on the first overall pick.   2. San Francisco 49ers (2-13) If San Francisco played the…