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2015 NFL Mock Draft: Predictions for Prospects Who Underperformed at Combine

Too much stock is put into the numbers at the NFL Scouting Combine. Unless a kid shows up drastically over- or underweight, the combine should be used to confirm what scouts have seen on film as they evaluated collegiate prospects through...Show More Summary

2015 NFL Draft: Randy Gregory scouting report

In Randy Gregory's two seasons in Lincoln, he was one of the best, most athletic pass-rushers in the country. But due to testing positive for marijuana at February's scouting combine, he's expected to slip a bit in the draft, where a team will happily scoop him up and reap the benefits of his ability to terrorize QBs. Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to SB Nation on YouTube

Gurley hype hitting overdrive

Last weekend, the surgically-repaired knee of former Georgia running back Todd Gurley finally was examined by doctors in Indianapolis, as part of the Scouting Combine’s medical re-check.  The knee reportedly checked out fine. And then instantly rumors and reports emerged of Gurley shooting into the top 10 of the draft. While he could indeed be…

The Last Chance: Can 27-Year-Old Jean Sifrin Go from Flag Football to the NFL?

Jean Sifrin is 27 and hoping to be the sleeper pick of this year's NFL draft. He ran an unimpressive 4.84 40-yard dash at this year's NFL combine and needs to impress scouts in his pro day if he's going to have any chance of gettingShow More Summary

NFL Mock Draft 2015: 1st-Round Projections, Latest Top Prospects' Stock Watch

The only thing to do now is wait. If only the remaining path to the 2015 NFL draft were so simple. The NFL Scouting Combine is in the books. So, too, are most individual pro days around the nation. Prospects will continue to meet with...Show More Summary

Jay Ajayi knee concerns overblown, if not fabricated

On Monday, CBS Sports reported that concerns emerged regarding the knee of Boise State running back Jay Ajayi at the Scouting Combine medical re-check in Indianapolis.  The only problem?  Ajayi wasn’t there. Agent Erik Burkhardt said on Twitter than Ajayi didn’t attend, and wasn’t asked to attend, the medical re-check.  Which implies strongly that there were no…

Byron Jones’s Displays of Speed and Leaping Ability Intrigue N.F.L. Scouts

Jones, a star cornerback at Connecticut who broke the broad jump world record at the N.F.L. scouting combine, is now thought to have a chance to be drafted late in the first round.

Jaelen Strong won’t be at medical re-check this weekend

With the league holding its medical re-check for players who weren’t 100 percent healthy at the NFL Scouting Combine, a number of questions will be answered this weekend. But at least one player will be answering them on his own. A league source tells PFT that Arizona State wideout Jaelen Strong won’t be at the re-check…

What Does the Wonderlic Test Really Mean?

It happened again. Results from the controversial Wonderlic test—a cognitive ability exam taken by prospects annually at the NFL Scouting Combine —leaked this week for the draft's highest-profile prospects, quarterbacks Jameis Winston...Show More Summary

Prospects should refuse to take the Wonderlic

For years, the NFL has shown that it’s ultimately unable to secure the Scouting Combine results of the Wonderlic test, an outdated, irrelevant intelligence exam to which the league clings because, well, it was like that when I got here. While PFT has abandoned the practice of tracking down and reporting the numbers for a…

Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Denver Broncos' Top 3 Picks

The Denver Broncos have feverishly worked behind the scenes at Dove Valley to build the best draft board they possibly can. The film study and road trips to college all-star games, pro days and the scouting combine, plus individual workouts,...Show More Summary

2015 NFL Draft: What Happens If Jameis Winston Isn't the Top Pick?

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been projected as the No. 1 overall pick in virtually every mock draft since February's NFL Scouting Combine. Yet with just two weeks and two days to go until the 2015 NFL draft, it remains...Show More Summary

Todd Gurley, others head to Indy for medical re-checks this weekend

Draft prospects flooded Indianapolis in February for the scouting combine and many of them will be back in Indy this weekend when the league holds their annual round of medical re-checks ahead of the first round of the draft. For some players, the medical re-check can make a huge difference in where they’re drafted because…

Randy Gregory’s latest visit will be with the Saints

Randy Gregory bought himself more than scrutiny when he failed a drug test at the Scouting Combine. He also earned more frequent flier miles. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, Gregory’s latest tour stop will be New Orleans this week, as the Saints join the list of teams who want to meet him in…

NFL Draft 2015: Latest Mock Draft, Projections for Difficult 1st-Round Decisions

The questions surrounding the NFL draft are only increasing in difficulty, which is typical for this time of the year. With the NFL Scouting Combine and most pro days in the rearview mirror, now is the time for over-analysis and second-guessing...Show More Summary

Private Workouts Are Crucial to the NFL's Predraft Process

The predraft process is filled with opportunities for prospects to work out in front of scouts, coaches and high-level decision-makers. Game tape, the All-Star Game circuit, the Senior Bowl, the combine and pro days. They a ll play a...Show More Summary

Comparing Top 2015 Draft Prospects to Former New York Giants Greats

There are plenty of ways to evaluate the talent of an incoming draft class. You can read scouting reports, watch game film or evaluate combine and pro-day measurements. One of the simplest methods, however, is to create pro player comparisons. New...Show More Summary

Kevin White is lining up plenty of visits

Last week, former West Virginia receiver Kevin White told PFT Live that he hadn’t heard from any teams since the Scouting Combine. “When I was training, a lot of teams would call but after the Combine, not too many teams called me,” White said. “I haven’t been getting a lot of interest or phone calls…

2015 NFL Draft Combine Star Byron Jones Takes You Inside His Training

Former Connecticut defensive back Byron Jones made a name for himself by showing off his crazy athleticism at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine. Jones has found a way to perfect his training, and now fans can see what Jones goes through to help him reach his full potential. Show More Summary

2015 NFL Mock Draft: Predictions for Top Prospects as Pro Days Conclude

Now the long wait begins. The mini NFL Scouting Combine workouts around the nation known as pro days are on the way out. This means all the public gets as it pertains to the 2015 NFL draft from now until the opening of the first round is hearsay based on private workouts and interviews. Which is fine. Show More Summary

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