Jaguars LB Russell Allen was able to flourish in 2009 after signing as an undrafted free agent. He's the exception, not the rule, 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.
After being drafted as a wide receiver, Vikings rookie Joe Webb is returning to his college position of quarterback, writes Len Pasquarelli.
"Teammates" since birth, the Pouncey twins now face separate paths. Maurkice Pouncey is a Steelers rookie OL, while Mike Pouncey remains in Gainesville, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Once the model of stability, offensive lines now see significant shuffling from year to year and even week to week, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Rams got the largest rookie salary pool allocation in 2010, nearly $7.6 million, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The rookie coaching class of 2009 learned that winning in the NFL is a tough task without a quality quarterback, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Indianapolis Colts have a real find in rookie Jacob Lacey, an undrafted first-year starting corner in the league, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Houston's Brian Cushing is a leading contender for defensive rookie of the year honors. He's not the only former USC linebacker making a strong impression in Year 1, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Rookie cornerbacks Vontae Davis and Sean Smith have helped the Dolphins get back in the playoff race, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Buffalo Bills rookie safety Jairus Byrd, son of former pro Gill Byrd, is fulfilling his destiny far ahead of schedule, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Jim Caldwell of the Colts and Josh McDaniels of the Broncos are soaring, but collectively, first-year head coaches are struggling, Len Pasquarelli writes in Tip Sheet.
The Dolphins might have to list Wildcat QB Pat White at another position to maintain the element of surprise, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The Steelers are counting on undersized rookie Stefan Logan to make a big impact in the return game this season, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Continuing a recent trend, NFL teams are signing draft picks at a blistering pace -- at least compared to the earlier part of the decade, writes Len Pasquarelli.