March 26th, 2015
Bob DeChiara / USA Today Sports
This is an excerpt from a larger piece on the entire Louisville draft class which will be published at RealGM.com. It got lengthy enough that I felt it deserved some stand-alone room.
Louisville safety Gerod Holliman is certainly one of the more interesting prospects in this draft. He teases with intrigue, but will he ultimately satiate the thirst for a playmaking safety at the next level? Read the rest of this entry »
March 24th, 2015
Photo from Rowe’s Twitter account
By Jeff Risdon
Prospect: Eric Rowe, CB, Utah
Grade: 7.25 (Grading Scale)
Strengths: Excellent blend of length and playing speed…very strong initial punch and jam, uses his big (9.5”) hands well…decent break on ball…quick eyes and feet…very good at sticking on bigger and more linear receivers…fundamentally sound and enthusiastic tackler; it shows he played safety for three years at Utah Read the rest of this entry »
March 18th, 2015
This is one of the weakest position groups, with very few immediate impact players. There is a decent crop of solid, functional complementary safeties and future special teams fixtures.
March 12th, 2015
Photo from Twitter
Prospect: Mario Edwards Jr., DE, Florida State
Weight: 276 on his official visit to Detroit on 3/5
Grade: 6.4 (Grading Scale) Read the rest of this entry »
March 10th, 2015
Just as the free agency signing period opened on Tuesday afternoon, the Lions preempted the action by swinging a big trade. Read the rest of this entry »
March 10th, 2015
Photo Emily Zartz
Zach Zenner, RB, South Dakota St.
Grade: 5.39 (Scale)
Strengths: Zenner is a tough running back with incredibly sharp feet and vision. Read the rest of this entry »