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How Good is Todd Gurley?

Monday, October 27th, 2014


Josh Keatley

Earlier this year I wrote my pre-season running back rankings and I had Todd Gurley at the top of that list and made the bold statement that he looked even more impressive with the ball in his hands than Marshawn Lynch. Gurley, standing at 6’1” and weighing a monstrous 226 pounds with return specialist type speed, proved my suspicions and made his mark as an elite talent. Sadly, due to a violation of NCAA rules in early October, Gurley’s Heisman campaign season came to an end. (more…)

UL Lafayette At Texas St. Prospect Review

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Josh Keatley
These two teams are not great and that is no secret, but these are the games where we find the diamonds in the rough. Currently the two leading rookie rushers, Brandon Oliver and Isaiah Crowell went undrafted and are now playing prominent roles in the league, and that should explain how valuable deep scouting can be. Everyone can tell you about highly touted first round caliber prospects such as Cedric Ogbuehi, and every week we see Marcus Mariota on television, but Tuesday night gave us a wonderful look into some late round targets. Remember that Jake Delhomme and Ike Taylor were both Ragin’ Cajuns and they were vital parts of Super Bowl teams and Delhomme even went undrafted. (more…)

Five Potential Lions to Watch in CFB Week 7

Friday, October 10th, 2014


Jeff Risdon, DLD Editor

Another strong slate of college games is on tap. Here are a few players who should pique Detroit’s interest in the 2015 NFL Draft. (more…)

Week 6 Scouting Notes

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Darren Page, DLD Lead Scout

Wild and wacky week six of the college football weekend featured upsets and unpredictable outcomes across the board. These notes come from two Big Ten games in Ohio State vs. Maryland and Nebraska vs. Michigan State. (more…)

Five Potential Lions to Watch in CFB Week 6

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Preston MSith

Jeff Risdon, DLD Editor

This is one of the tastiest weekends on the entire college season slate. Several intriguing conference matchups will go down, and the days of the SEC eating cupcakes are over for a while.

Andrus Peat, T, Stanford vs. Notre Dame
I’ll be in South Bend to capitalize on the rare chance to see a PAC-12 team visit the Midwest. One of my primary foci will be the Cardinal’s giant left tackle, who projects as a top-15 talent in next spring’s draft. (more…)

Week 5 Scouting Notes

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Darren Page

The slate wasn’t the prettiest coming into the weekend, but the action did not disappoint. Numerous scouting nuggets were mined from Iowa vs. Purdue, Arkansas vs. Texas A&M, and Duke vs. Miami.

Iowa @ Purdue

Brandon Scherff, OT, Iowa – #68 / 6’5” / 320 lb.

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