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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

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The Scouting Combine Myth

When we look to a big board of players prior to the Draft, we can notice a list of players that – in the scouts opinion – are ranked from best to worst prospects available for drafting. 760 more words

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The NFL Draft Journal is set

Millions of dollars are spent yearly on the evaluation of college players. Professional teams demand some return on this significant investment and sometimes that doesn´t live up to the expectations. 219 more words

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The Draft Combine: NFL vs. NBA

The Draft Combine, depending on the sport, could be the most important days in an athlete’s life or a few slightly meaningful days that will have a minor impact on an athlete’s draft stock. 994 more words


Impatiently waiting for the NFL evolution

Written by: Cal

The MLB has immersed itself into sabermetrics and the constructs of Moneyball. The NBA has an annual meet up at the MIT Sloan Conference and have created an entirely new way to evaluate player performance. 1,536 more words

John Ross breaks 40 yard dash record

Saturday at the combine John Ross broke Chris Johnson’s 4.24 40 yd dash record coming in at a blazing speed of 4.22. The best part about it… 72 more words

John Ross topples CJ2K's 40 record

Chris Johnson has long been proud of his record 40-yard dash time at the Scouting combine. His 4.24 at the 2008 combine has been the benchmark that is annually talked about when the NFL and its potential draftees go to Indianapolis this time of year. 156 more words