Jake Locker and Christian Ponder appear to be first-round locks for 2011. Chances are pretty good they won't be the only QBs scooped up early in next year's draft, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Supplemental draft picks have a rather dismal track record in the NFL, but former BYU RB Harvey Unga is confident he can have a strong career, Len Pasquarelli writes.
The annual rookie symposium is helping the NFL continue its ambitious initiative geared toward developing and enhancing players' life skills, Len Pasquarelli writes.
Recent history has shown that teams looking to draft a wide receiver can find plenty of quality beyond the first round, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Even though only two fullbacks were taken in this year's draft, the position is enjoying a resurgence around the league, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Raiders bust JaMarcus Russell has become the poster boy for a 2007 first-round draft class that has been described as spotty at best, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Rams got the largest rookie salary pool allocation in 2010, nearly $7.6 million, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Even though it misjudged the status of DE prospect Donovan Warren, the draft advisory board usually does an estimable job of analyzing underclassmen prospects, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Ramon Harewood is raw, but the Ravens' sixth-round pick has the size, skills and smarts to excel at the NFL level, writes Len Pasquarelli.
One thing's become clear during the 2010 draft: 4-3 linebackers are not in vogue, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The wait is over for Tim Tebow, who realized his dream when the Broncos selected him with the 25th pick, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Riley Cooper is in line to be the next University of Florida wideout placed under the NFL's bright spotlight. Expect him to be able to withstand the heat, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Thanks to the draft's new format, the Rams will almost certainly get plenty of trade offers for the top pick of the second round, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Compensatory draft picks haven't dramatically altered the course of NFL history, but they've become increasingly significant, writes Len Pasquarelli.
A good quarterback crop might have been great if Jake Locker had opted for the draft this year, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Because of the hit-or-miss track record, drafting a defensive tackle high in the draft is a risky proposition, writes Len Pasquarelli.