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2015 Defensive Prospects Rewind

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Shilique Calhoun, Michigan St– Early Projection: 2nd-3rd round, Actual: returned to school.

Noah Spence, Ohio St– Early Projection: 1st-2nd round, Actual: dismissed, transferred to Eastern Kentucky… 195 more words

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Patriots Ink Former Linebacker Spikes to One-Year Deal

So obviously the Patriots and Brandon Spikes have buried the hatchet and decided to move on entirely from the less than amicable end to his tenure here in New England.  436 more words

Lawrence Timmons to show rookies 'The Steeler Way'

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Lost in all the draft talk and speculation is the stability provided by Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons. Leaders have departed the Steelers over the last few years, at least one a year, since 2011. 421 more words

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Knowing Your Role: Figuring Out Where The Redskins Rookies Fit on the Team

1.) Brandon Scherff, OT, Iowa

Head coach Jay Gruden stated straight out that Scherff will start out at right tackle. He projects as a Pro Bowl caliber guard, but the Redskins desperately need right tackle help. 966 more words

2015 NFL Draft

Positional Ranking: Inside linebacker

  1. Eric Kendricks, UCLA
  2. Denzel Perryman, Miami
  3. Bendardrick McKinney, Mississippi State
  4. Stephone Anthony, Clemson
  5. Ramik Wilson, Georgia
  6. Taiwan Jones, Michigan State
  7. Jeff Luc, Cincinnati
  8. Bryce Hagar, Baylor…
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Value Added: Eric Kendricks

The position most likely to see the biggest transition in what team’s consider ideal measurements for the position are linebacker.

With the NFL a passing league, the idea of having a bigger player who can run downhill, attack lineman and take down ball carriers to take down running backs is quickly being shed for a player who can occasionally deal with running backs but mainly drop into coverage. 380 more words

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2015 Positional Rankings: Outside linebacker

  1. Vic Beasley, Clemson
  2. Randy Gregory, Nebraska
  3. Shane Ray, Missouri
  4. PJ Dawson, TCU
  5. Eli Harold, Virginia
  6. Shaq Thompson, Washington
  7. Kwon Alexander, LSU
  8. Davis Tull, Chattanooga
  9. Mike Hull, Penn State…
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