The 2011 NFL Draft Has Just Four Elite Players

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

While the Carolina Panthers hold the No. 1 pick in tomorrow night's NFL Draft (which we will be live blogging here), that doesn't mean they will take one of the "elite" talents available. For weeks rumors have persisted that they are all but set to take Auburn quarterback Cam Newton ...

Could Blaine Gabbert Be The Top Pick In The NFL Draft?

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

Until now, conventional wisdom has had the Carolina Panthers taking either Auburn's Nick Fairley or Clemson's Da'Quan Bowers with the No. 1 pick in the 2011 NFL Draft. The Panthers have needs along the defensive line and grabbing one of those two guys would give new head coach Ron Rivera ...

Cam Newton To The Buffalo Bills?

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

A month ago we postulated that Auburn quarterback Cam Newton could end up being taken by the Washington Redskins with the No. 10 pick in the 2011 NFL Draft. At that time, tons of people agreed with us. Well, apparently things have changed a bit. In his latest mock draft, ...

Things Just Keep Getting Better For The Detroit Lions

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

While the Detroit Lions suffered arguably their most humiliating loss in franchise history on Sunday, there could be more of the same in the works for the beleaguered team from a beleaguered town. In the wake of the team's 17-10 loss to the (at the time) winless St. Louis Rams, ...

Mel Kiper, You Are My Hero

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

I officially retract everything negative I've ever said about Mel Kiper Jr. Sure, he may be a blowhard who has a creepy obsession with 18 to 25-year-old men, but I can forgive that. And though his nightly, ESPN-sponsored, cat fights with Todd McShay make me want to gouge my eyes ...

Mel Kiper to the Chicago Bears: Pretty Much Draft Everything

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

I personally prefer Todd McShay to the ultimate blowhard, Mel Kiper Jr., but when the man speaks I still begrudgingly listen while staring at his hair. Kiper recently weighed in on what the Bears need to draft this year and the answer was pretty simple: All of it. Let's let Mel do ...