Rookie All American Team: Defense

July 21, 2018 JT Olson 0

It's pretty easy to tell when an offensive player does well. It usually results in a big gain or a touchdown. Defense on the other hand can be more subtle. Things like eating blocks, generating pressure, tight coverage and shooting a gap and forcing a run outside don't show up on the stat sheet. With…

Final 2018 NFL Draft Safety Rankings

April 23, 2018 Brian Johannes 0

The important of safeties in the NFL is not going to go away anytime soon and this class gives teams a variety of options to fit different roles. Outside of Derwin James this class really lacks that elite talent that will be drafted high, and even James may be taken in the teens. That being…

2018 Chess Pieces

April 16, 2018 Brian Johannes 0

With the advent of quick strike attacks and more spread principles in the NFL, defenses have been forced to adjust. One way they’ve adapted is going away from the strict nature of the 4-3 or the 3-4 and blending the two together. But for the most part we also see teams playing their nickel and…

Day 6 NFL Combine News and Notes

March 5, 2018 Brian Johannes 0

The final day of the 2018 NFL Combine is finally upon us seeing the defensive backs take the field for on field testing and position drills. With a talented and deep cornerback class the Combine could be a place for these prospects to separate themselves from each other. The Day 6 NFL Combine News and…

Week 8 Stock Watch

October 23, 2017 Logan Fredrickson 0

NFL Draft Stock Report Week 8 Stock UP  DeSean Hamilton, Penn State Saquan Barkley and to a lesser extent Trace McSorley are getting all the credit for Penn State’s hot start this season but DeSean Hamilton deserves some serious credit. After bursting onto the scene thanks to an impressive freshman season Hamilton was somewhat of…

Best 2018 Prospects from the ACC

August 14, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

    In the past at NFL Draft Geek we’ve done various College Football Previews leading up to the start of the season. Instead of doing team previews and doing more college football analysis, we’ve gone back to what we do best which is highlighting prospects for the upcoming draft. Listed below are our thoughts…