This week, more than 100 college football players made the biggest decisions of their lives in declaring early for the 2016 NFL draft. Before going any further, marinate on that statement for a minute. Take a moment to consider the magnitude...Show More Summary
Alabama Crimson Tide running back Derrick Henry racked up the yards, accolades and trophies during a junior season that was one for the record books. However, according to Michael Casagrande of AL.com, the 2015 Heisman Trophy winnerShow More Summary
“I feel like, just because I got my grade, it doesn’t mean I’m not going to be first round,” Henry said.
The Alabama Crimson Tide outlasted the Clemson Tigers in Monday’s national championship game, 45-40, and may have been more focused on the outcome of the contest than they were during last year’s College Football Playoff. Joe Schad of ESPN.com reported Saturday that Alabama tight end O.J. Show More Summary
The Crimson Tide coach took the opportunity of a National Championship Game press conference to renew criticism of the NFL Draft process. Nick Saban renewed his complaints about the NFL Draft Advisory Board grading system Sunday, arguing...Show More Summary
Everyone involved with the NFL world knows it's a little silly to start throwing around grades the day after the NFL draft, but it's fun, so we do it anyway. It doesn't make a whole lot more sense to hand out rookie report cards just...Show More Summary
Alabama head coach Nick Saban stepped to the podium in the main ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Alabama, earlier this month with talking points in hand. He had mentioned the NFL draft calendar and frustration with...Show More Summary
Alabama lost to Ohio State 42-35 in the Sugar Bowl, and at SEC Media Days yesterday Nick Saban advanced a bizarre theory to explain that loss. He says that team chemistry was harmed by players learning about their NFL Draft grade in the days leading up to the game, and that somehow hurt preparation. Via AL.com: Read more...
Alabama Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban grabbed headlines at SEC media day on Wednesday when he spoke out about the NFL draft process, which caused one of his former players to go on a Twitter rant. Saban believes that NFL draft grades should not be handed out to juniors during the season because they could affect how players approach remaining games. Show More Summary
Alabama coach Nick Saban was at the podium Wednesday as part of the SEC’s preseason media days, but his comments weren’t limited to the college game. Saban also discussed the league’s procedures for giving draft grades to players considering leaving school early so they can enter the NFL draft. Those grades were handed out on…
The MLB draft is a whole different beast from its NFL and NBA brethren. Whereas in the NFL and NBA drafts, it's all about maximizing talent and value, at this year's MLB draft, many teams are trying to ensure that they save money for...Show More Summary
The post-NFL draft process that is filled with instant reaction and grades has passed, and it’s time to look more in depth at the results. Teams that are successful in the draft are able to identify what skills their roster needs to improve. Show More Summary
The New York Jets have struggled in recent seasons, but their offseason has been a success. The 2015 NFL Draft is a thing of the past and while free agency will remain open, most teams have their 90-man rosters set heading into the summer. Show More Summary
The Buffalo Bills had a very active offseason, including the hiring of head coach Rex Ryan. How did the Bills do in free agency? How about the NFL draft? Watch as Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Matt Miller discusses the Bills' offseason in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The Jacksonville Jaguars had a very active offseason, including the signing of Julius Thomas. How did they do in free agency? How about the NFL draft? Watch as Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Matt Miller discusses the Jaguars' offseason in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The New York Giants had an active offseason, including the addition of running back Shane Vereen. How did they do in free agency? Did they improve in the 2015 NFL draft? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Matt Miller discuss the Giants' offseason in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The NFL Draft took its act to Chicago—and the results were mixed.
From the predraft mocks to the post-draft grades, the coverage of each year’s NFL selection meeting typically revolves around each team’s early-round picks. The most truly valuable selections of each draft, however, are often the players...Show More Summary
The New York Jets had a very active offseason that included trading for Brandon Marshall and bringing Darrelle Revis back to New York. Are the Jets contenders in the AFC East? How did they do in the NFL draft? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Chris Simms discuss the Jets' offseason in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The Indianapolis Colts had a very active offseason, which included the signings of Frank Gore and Andre Johnson. Are the Colts Super Bowl contenders? How did they do in the NFL draft? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Chris Simms discuss the Colts' offseason in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com