NFL Draft News

Packers get big WRs in draft

Packers get big WRs in draft

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April 29 Green Bay used fourth, fifth, and sixth round selections on wide receivers, with Missouri's J'Mon Moore as the shortest one at 6-foot-3. After taking Moore in the fourth round, the Packers took South Florida's Marquez Valdes-Scantling FULL STORY

NFL: 2018 Draft most watched ever

NFL: 2018 Draft most watched ever

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April 29 The NFL said that the three-day draft had an average viewership of 5.5 million at any given time. It was the first time the draft was televised on network television. FULL STORY

Steelers not ruling out QB in 1st round

Steelers not ruling out QB in 1st round

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April 24 Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert isn't dismissing the notion of selecting a quarterback with the team's first-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft on Thursday. FULL STORY

Report: Patriots could move up to select QB in draft

Report: Patriots could move up to select QB in draft

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April 24 The Patriots have seven picks heading into the 2018 NFL Draft, including four in the first two rounds -- Nos. 23 and 31 in the first round and Nos. 43 and 63 in the second. FULL STORY

Belichick: Mock draft can help prep for real thing

Belichick: Mock draft can help prep for real thing

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April 13 While Patriots head coach Bill Belichick may not care how others analyze the prospective draft class, he acknowledged Friday that conducting a mock draft among team officials can be a useful tool FULL STORY

Brugler: 7-round mock NFL Draft

Brugler: 7-round mock NFL Draft

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April 12 Putting together a seven-round mock draft is an interesting exercise, attempting to match not only teams with positions of need and players who fit philosophically, but also tracking team visits, FULL STORY

Browns to bring in QBs Allen, Jackson this week

Browns to bring in QBs Allen, Jackson this week

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April 09 The Cleveland Browns plan to get a closer look at each rung of the pre-draft quarterback carousel as Wyoming's Josh Allen and Louisville's Lamar Jackson are expected to visit later in the week, multiple media outlets reported on Monday. FULL STORY

QB Rudolph visits Patriots; Bills next

QB Rudolph visits Patriots; Bills next

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April 06 Former Oklahoma State QB Mason Rudolph worked out for the New England Patriots and has a visit scheduled with the Buffalo Bills this weekend, according to the NFL Network. FULL STORY

NC State DL Street suffers serious knee injury

NC State DL Street suffers serious knee injury

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April 05 Street, who is considered either a defensive end or defensive tackle, suffered a torn ACL during a private workout for the New York Giants, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. FULL STORY

Combine: Boise's Vander Esch makes first-round bid

Combine: Boise's Vander Esch makes first-round bid

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March 04 Leighton Vander Esch has gone from playing eight-man high school football in a tiny town in Idaho, to being a Boise State walk-on, to a one-year college wonder ... to perhaps the first round of the NFL Draft. FULL STORY

 

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