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The evolution of Scouting Combine metrics

We discussed the inefficiency of the Scouting Combine a few weeks ago. And we know the metrics used on the event that is going on now do not translate to results on the player´s career. 543 more words

QBs make a good impression at the podium

There are almost always “important” media interview sessions here at the Scouting combine. Most of the time it has to do with players with potential red flags. 293 more words


Being "aggressive" in the search for QB

It’s the buzzword that the Cardinals — and many teams — use this time of year: “Aggressive.”

It came up with both GM Steve Keim and coach Steve Wilks here at the Scouting combine, when both were asked what exactly it meant when they said they were going to be aggressive in their pursuit of a quarterback. 198 more words


Work to do in Indy

Another Scouting combine is here. It’s shockingly warm here in Indianapolis — I’ve never taken my usual drugstore trip upon arrival wondering if I even needed the light jacket I was wearing — but the rest is the same as usual. 211 more words


Prospect Profile: Alabama WR Calvin Ridley

The Alabama Crimson Tide’s football program has produced talented wide receivers the last few years; Julio Jones, Armari Cooper and the latest star is Calvin Ridley. 680 more words

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Pre-Combine News and Notes: Cleveland Browns

In just over a week, the Browns will be sending representatives to Indianapolis at the Scouting Combine.  That is a crucial part of the NFL season for two reasons.   539 more words

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The Learning Curve Theory

So we talked about what doesn’t make sense when it comes to predicting players’ success in the NFL last week. What makes sense then? If I were a GM responsible for my team’s top-10 selection in the draft, what would I do? 640 more words