When NFL coaches can get their hands on college players at the upcoming Senior Bowl, one of the prospects who will generate the most intrigue will be Notre Dame tight end Alize Mack. In terms of raw counting stats, Mack was not exactly dominant at South Bend, nor was he
After finishing second in the country in yards rushing in 2018, Darrell Henderson has decided to skip his senior season at Memphis to enter the 2019 NFL Draft. The 5-foot-9-inch, 200-pound running back has been incredibly efficient and explosive over the last three seasons. Should he be considered a candidate for
Wake Forest wide receiver Greg Dortch recently announced that he would forgo his final two years of college eligibility to declare for the NFL draft. Is he someone dynasty owners should be paying attention to? There are reasons both for optimism and for restraint.
Daniel Jones ended his college career with a masterful performance against Temple in the Independence Bowl. The 6-foot-5-inch, 220-pound quarterback’s size and arm strength have made him a popular first-round pick in recent mock drafts. Does he deserve that lofty consideration?
One Weird Trick for Finding Top WR Prospects: Early Declaration and Draft Age – The Wrong Read, No. 53
Welcome to the 53rd installment of The Wrong Read. Does draft age really matter for wide receiver prospects? The truth may surprise you — at least if you’ve been following this column for a little while. As Karl Popper put it, the most important evolutionary advantage of the
Some colleges seem to have a knack for producing players at a certain position. Georgia seems able to keep churning out productive running backs, like Todd Gurley and Nick Chubb. USC has sent a fair number of quarterbacks into the NFL (with varying levels of success). Carson Palmer, Mark Sanchez,
After finishing 15th nationally in yards receiving in 2018, Lil’Jordan Humphrey has decided to forgo his senior season at Texas and enter the NFL Draft. Aside from his solid final-season production, the 6-foot-4, 225-pound wide receiver is noted for his size and run-after-catch abilities. Does Humphrey warrant consideration in the
There are always prospects who, after perhaps not putting up huge numbers during their college careers, suddenly begin attracting attention during the pre-draft process thanks to athletic gifts they were not able to adequately showcase in school. One such player in 2019 could be Ole Miss tight end, Dawson Knox.
Following a dominant performance against Washington State in the Alamo Bowl, David Montgomery has officially declared for the 2019 NFL Draft. The 5-foot-11, 213-pound running back leaves Iowa State with the sixth-most yards rushing in school history. In a draft class without a clear-cut RB1, does Montgomery belong in that
The recent trend of college players declining to participate in bowl games to better prepare for the NFL Draft shows little sign of stopping anytime soon. One of the biggest names to opt for this approach from the 2018 season was Iowa tight end Noah Fant. Fant declared in late November