Washington Failed Jay Gruden

After an 0-5 start punctuated by a 33-7 drubbing at home by the New England Patriots, the Washington Redskins have fired head coach Jay Gruden. However, given the team’s peripherals, he was never truly given a chance to succeed. Washington entered the week unsure of who would even start at quarterback. Case Keenum was in…

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2020 NFL Mock Draft – Week 4 Edition

Order for the 2020 NFL mock draft is based on current standings. 1. Miami Dolphins – Andrew Thomas (OT/Georgia) I am one of the few who is not sold on Miami moving on so quickly from Josh Rosen. Rosen hasn’t been great, but he has shown flashes of potential and has good ball placement, but…

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2020 NFL Mock Draft – Week 2 Edition

Draft order for the 2020 NFL mock draft based on current standings. 1. Jacksonville Jaguars – A.J. Epensa (EDGE/Iowa) With Nick Foles signing a big deal last spring, quarterback isn’t an option here. Instead, Jacksonville pivots to the pass rush, a position they have invested heavily in, but could lose their star player, Yannick Ngakoue,…

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2020 NFL Mock Draft – Week 1 Edition

Draft order is based on current standings. 1. Jacksonville Jaguars – Andrew Thomas (OT/Georgia) The Jaguars signed Nick Foles to a big deal this summer, so quarterback is unlikely and they have so much talent along the defensive line it is hard to imagine they draft another player. They selected Jawaan Taylor in the second…

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What Does the Stroman Trade Mean for the Mets?

The New York Mets made a splash just ahead of the trade deadline, acquiring Marcus Stroman from the Toronto Blue Jays for minor league pitchers Anthony Kay and Simeon Woods-Richardson. The deal comes as a surprise as the Mets were seen as deadline sellers, with the biggest name available being hurler Noah Syndergaard. But the…

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Are the Phillies in Trouble?

The Phillies capped off their West Coast trip by winning their final two games against the Padres, but there is much to be concerned following a road trip that saw them lose five consecutive games, suffer yet another injury in the outfield, lose a key bullpen arm and see their division lead dwindle to just…

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The Worst First Round Picks of the 2010s

Sometimes, it just doesn’t work out. Yesterday, we revealed the best first round picks of the 2010s. Today, we will review the worst. Whether the player’s career was hampered by injuries, poor play or attitude, here are the biggest busts and reaches of the past decade based on draft position. While overall play is a…

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The Best First Round Picks of the 2010s

Ten years ago, I because writing mock drafts on a Blogger website just for the pure enjoyment. A lot has changed over the past decade, including the prevalence of mock drafts, better data available to evaluate a prospect, the new CBA changed the value of first round picks and, of course, the transition to this…

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The Way Too Early 2020 NFL Mock Draft

1. Cincinnati Bengals – Tua Tagovailoa (QB/Alabama) Cincinnati has a new head coach and if they do bottom out, Andy Dalton can be released for $17.7 million in cap relief. Tagovailoa would have definitely been in discussion for the first overall pick in 2019 had he been eligible and has been compared to Russell Wilson….

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2019 NFL Mock Draft – Round 2

33. Arizona Cardinals – Byron Murphy (CB/Washington) Adam Schefter tweeted this morning that Murphy is the “heavy” favorite to be taken with the top pick tonight unless Arizona trades it. 34. Indianapolis Colts – Greedy Williams (CB/LSU) Indianapolis traded out of the first round and it may not have hurt them as only one cornerback…

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