Posts Tagged ‘Aldon Smith’

Choose, Snooze, or Refuse: OLB

Monday, April 25th, 2011
Von Miller NFL Draft

Thanks... but no thanks.

In our last edition of CSR before the 2011 NFL Draft, we’ll give you who the Patriots should choose early, late (snooze), or not at all (refuse).

Chime in with your choices in the comments section.

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Aldon Smith Reportedly Working Out for Patriots

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
Aldon Smith New England

Aldon Smith looks to sack an Oklahoma QB.

Dynamic pass-rushing prospect Aldon Smith (DE/OLB, Missouri) will hold a private workout for the New England Patriots, according to KOMU TV in Missouri. However, other sources are currently disputing this account. NEPD is currently trying to confirm the story independently.

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2011 Community Mock Draft 2.0

Monday, March 21st, 2011
Aldon Smith NFL Draft

Aldon Smith (DE/OLB, Missouri) was the 1st pick in our last Community Mock Draft - who will be the pick this time?

It’s been over a month since our last Community NFL Mock Draft, so it’s time to put our collective thinking cap on again and get to work.

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Will I Am?

Sunday, February 20th, 2011
Justin Houston

Justin Houston shows some 3-4 OLB skills covering a Florida WR.

In the NFL, all linebackers are not created equal. Either through skills or build, some prospects are better suited for the 4-3 and others for the 3-4. Some will play on the left side, while others will line up on the right.

Each of the four linebacker positions in the Patriots defensive scheme has different responsibilities, and general characteristics required to carry out those duties.

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2011 Patriots Mock Draft 4.0

Saturday, February 12th, 2011
Derek Sherrod NFL Draft

This NFL Draft Prospect would make Tom Brady happy for years to come.

We’re back with our 4th edition of our 2011 Patriots NFL Mock Draft. You may now commence praising, ripping, or completely re-doing the entire mock draft in the comments section.

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2011 Patriots Mock Draft 2.0

Saturday, January 8th, 2011
Aldon Smith

Is this Tiger ready to hunt some AFC East quarterbacks?

Our first Patriots Mock Draft was done a couple of weeks ago, although with all of the NCAA Underclassmen declaring for the NFL Draft, it is time for us to give it an update.

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Open Thread: Pass Rushers

Sunday, January 2nd, 2011
Robert Quinn

Does Robert Quinn make our list of top pass-rushers for the Patriots?

If there is one thing that is clear going into a draft over months away, it’s that Patriots fans want a defender that can rush the passer. We’d like to hear which DE’s and OLB’s have tripped your trigger over the 2010 NCAA season and during the bowls.

Give us your top three pass-rushers, and of course, why you think the Patriots will draft them. As always, we’ll get things started…

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