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  1. The Cornerback-Destroying Sammy Watkins and the NFL’s All-R...

    Robert Mays

    This week (sort of) marks the midway point of the NFL season, and although it's still WAY too early to pass judgment on this year's draft class, a few players have already stood out. These are the Offensive and Defensive All-Rooki...

    Blog | October 23, 2014
  2. Absent From Class: Where Are the NFL’s 2014 Draftees?

    Bill Barnwell

    Most NFL observers say it takes a minimum of three years to judge a draft class. The 2014 draft class is miles away from proving its eventual worth under those standards, but what we can notice after five weeks is that there are all kinds of first-ro...

    Blog | October 09, 2014
  3. The Rise and Fall of the 2012 NFL Draft

    Bill Barnwell

    What happened to the top of the 2012 NFL draft? While the 2011 NFL draft is rapidly going down as arguably the best defensive draft in NFL history, the 2013 class was supposed to be mediocre (and it has been) because so much talent left college footb...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  4. Why Won't Jacksonville Let Us Meet the Bortles?

    Kevin Lincoln

    Two weeks into the NFL preseason, things are playing out as they usually do: The eyes of football fans across the nation are cast toward Jacksonville, Florida. Blake Bortles - third overall pick in the 2014 draft, runner-up for the lead rol...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  5. Rookie Symposium: NFL Fans, Meet Your New Fascinations

    Holly Anderson

    As college football players coast to coast graduate or see their eligibility otherwise expire, we on the NCAA beat must say good-bye and give them over to our NFL brethren. And in this time of transition, as writers and as fans, we feel it'...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  6. Prematurely Evaluating the Situations in Which Newly Drafted Quar...

    Kevin Lincoln

    In the 2014 NFL draft, 14 quarterbacks were selected. The first was Central Florida's Blake Bortles, taken third overall by the Jaguars; the last was Southern Methodist's Garrett Gilbert, who went 214th overall to the Rams. The on...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  7. The NFL Draft and Michael Sam

    Bill Barnwell

    As the seventh and final round of the NFL draft rolled to a close on Saturday evening, two very important men were anxious for very different reasons. On one side, there was former Missouri defensive end Michael Sam, surely coming to grips with the p...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  8. Why Are We Doing This in May?

    Andrew Sharp

    Why is the NFL having the draft in May? This is a question I've been asking myself for 10 weeks. We are now five hours from the draft, so let me just get some last-minute venting out of the way. Technically speaking, this happened because there...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  9. Draft Day Burning Questions

    Bill Barnwell

    After months of empty nonsense, the NFL's 32 organizations will actually make 256 draft picks over the next three days, starting with the first 32 selections in prime time tonight. Everyone has been ready for this draft for weeks now, and yet th...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  10. Rocket Science

    Louisa Thomas

    It takes a moment to spot Cameron Fleming on trivia night at the Rose & Crown in Palo Alto. Even though he's an NFL prospect at a faux-British pub where football means soccer, even though he's half a foot taller and 2...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  11. Dominique Easley and the Risk of Drafting Injury-Prone Players

    Robert Mays

    A few weeks ago, 17 NFL teams sent at least one man down to Gainesville to do their diligence on maybe the most intriguing player in this year's draft. That more than half the league would hit central Florida for a one-man pro day speaks to...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  12. Five Years Later, the 2009 NFL Draft May Be the Worst Ever

    Robert Mays

    Twenty years later, we can reasonably call 1994 the birth of modern NFL drafting. That's when the NFL went to a seven-round format, down from eight the previous season. Over that time period, and with five years of perspective, it&#039...

    Blog | May 05, 2014
  13. The Money Pit

    Bill Barnwell

    While the football world has been transfixed by one of the more intriguing draft classes in recent memory, a crucial piece of news has flown under the radar: The NFL's hard salary cap is about to rise dramatically. If the reports are true &mdash...

    Blog | March 04, 2014
  14. About Last Weekend: Pack Frozen Out

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy forgoing your senior year of eligibility to enter the NFL draft, here's what you missed in sports last weekend: A last-second Phil Dawson field goal gave the San Francisco 49ers a 23-20 win over the Packers at freezing Lamb...

    Blog | January 06, 2014
  15. Eli Manning and the struggling New York Giants

    Brian Phillips

    The Giants quarterback in his darkest hour.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2013
  16. 2-Day NFL Warning: A Team-by-Team Rundown of the 2012 Rookie Clas...

    Robert Mays

    What's that? You were wondering exactly how many days until the start of the NFL season? Well, you're in luck! We here at the Triangle are providing a daily reason to get excited about pro football's return. Every year, we seem to spend more and ...

    Blog | September 03, 2013