Folks in middle Tennessee will have a new bluegrass event to enjoy with the debut next month of the S’more Bluegrass Festival in Bell Buckle, south of Nashville. They are combining a number of fun fall pastimes – homemade s’mores, Tennessee barbecue, and holiday shopping – with a […] The post Girl Scouts and Grass in Bell Buckle, TN appeared first on Bluegrass Today.
Panoramio has been one of my go-to location scouting tools for quite a while now. It’s an invaluable resource which combines Google Maps with user contributed imagery. Each of these images are GPS tagged, showing the exact spot at which they were made. Its design makes it fantastic for finding hidden gem locations nearby, or for [...]Show More Summary
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Then Mike Krzyzewski is closing his practice doors to NBA scouts for the rest of the season. Duke is following Kentucky's lead in more ways than one. After beating out John Calipari's team for five-star freshmen Jayson Tatum, Harry Giles and Marques Bolden, Duke will host NBA scouts for a preseason combine on Oct. Show More Summary
A plan which would allow college football players to work out for NFL scouts without giving up their eligibility could be closer to reality, according to one of the college coaches pushing the plan. According to Chase Goodbread of NFL.com, Alabama coach Nick Saban said Wednesday that the NFL is “very much interested” in the…
Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer is formulating a plan with other coaches and the American Football Coaches Association that would allow college football's underclassmen, who are mostly juniors, to work out for NFL scouts without losing...Show More Summary
In the interest of allowing early NFL draft entrants to accurately gauge their stock, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer is actively pushing for a scouting combine meant exclusively for underclassmen. According to Zac Jackson of Pro Football...Show More Summary
When the Vikings were at the Scouting Combine earlier this year, General Manager Rick Spielman said that the team was using analytics to derive data beyond 40 times and bench press totals. Spielman called it “another tool” the team could use to evaluate players and it is something that the team appears set to do…
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If Jerry Jones has his way, he can roll up to the Scouting Combine without his signature bus leaving its home base. Via Drew Davison of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the Cowboys owner said he hopes to lure the league’s annual personnel-and-agent convention (which doubles as a chance to weigh and measure college prospects) to…
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Why do NBA teams pour so many of their resources into the draft? Why do they spend so much time, money and effort scouting players around the world, poking and prodding them at the combine and private workouts, and deliberating whomShow More Summary
At February's NFL Scouting Combine, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told reporters he believed Tony Romo could be the team's quarterback "for the next four or five years." According to ESPN.com's Todd Archer, Romo concurred with Jones'...Show More Summary
Miami guard Sheldon McClellan is busy trying to prove his worth to NBA scout’s at Chicago’s NBA Combine this week, and was impressing those in attendance from beyond the arc. Miami basketball’s official Twitter account posted this video...Show More Summary
CHICAGO — The setting was different but the intensity was just the same for North Carolina guard Marcus Paige and his opponent at the NBA scouting combine, Maryland’s Melo Trimble.The two squared off on nearly every possession of the annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge’s marquee matchup back in early December. Show More Summary
The NBA Draft Combine has begun, causing some basketball fans to shift their attention from the postseason toward the upcoming draft. The combine will teach scouts a few things about the players who participate in it, but most of what they need to know has revealed itself in the game action we've already seen. Show More Summary
The NBA Draft Combine is just getting started, but a number of players have already taken advantage of the spotlight with strong showings on Thursday. While scouts have already formed their opinions on many of the prospects in this year's class, this week in Chicago can change a lot. Show More Summary
With the NBA playoffs in full swing, the majority of NBA fans are likely enjoying the action but looking forward to the NBA draft in the hopes that their favorite teams will still be playing in May next season. The next big item on the NBA draft calendar is the combine, which is set to run May 11-15. Show More Summary
Count the Chargers among the teams that have started signing their draft picks. Linebacker Jatavis Brown, a fifth-round pick, signed a four-year deal with the Chargers on Thursday. Brown was not invited to the Scouting Combine last February but was the 2015 Mid-American Conference Defensive Player of the Year at Akron. He set school records…
At the Scouting Combine, receiver Laquon Treadwell turned in a disappointing 40-yard dash, leading to some speculation that he could drop out of the first round. But that didn’t happen, as the Vikings selected him with the 23rd overall pick. So why did the Vikings ignore Treadwell’s 40 time? G.M. Rick Spielman said on today’s…