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2014 Senior Bowl: South Practice Notes and Wrap-Up

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Coastal Carolina RB Lorenzo Taliaferro stood out at the Senior Bowl

NEPD Editor: Mike Loyko

The last day of Senior Bowl practices consisted of split squad practices between Fairhope Stadium and Ladd-Peebles. As I did last night with North Squad, I’ve aggregated my notes on the South Squad to give everyone a basic report on each players progress during the week. Here is my last article while in Mobile and now it’s onto the next step on the NFL Draft train.

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2014 Senior Bowl: Defensive Preview, Rankings, and Predictions

Saturday, January 18th, 2014
Kyle Van Noy BYU

Kyle Van Noy was an under the radar linebacker prospect… not anymore. (USA Today Sports Images)

NEPD Editor: Mike Loyko

Earlier in the week I previewed the offensive players expected to play in the Senior Bowl next week. Now it’s time to evaluate the defensive players and find out which ones may leave Mobile with their draft stock on the rise.

Even though nearly 30 top Senior prospects decided to turn down or drop out of the Senior Bowl this year, greatly diminishing the talent level, there are still plenty of players that will turn into impact NFL players.

Which defensive players have the most to gain, which player is most likely to be a Patriot, and who are the most overrated prospects in the Senior Bowl? Take a look:

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2014 NFL Draft: Friday Bowl Preview

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

Minnesota and the athletic freak RaShede Hageman will take on Syracuse in the Texas Bowl on Friday. Hageman’s versatility and physical ability might intrigue Belichik and company (Photo: US Presswire)

By Marc Sluis, Staff Writer

As we begin to put the holiday season in the rear view one phrase will help help us start the New Year with joy or at least get us through: playoff football. The NFL will crown a champion within the next few months and while the college football season ends with something more like a mix between an exhibition and pro tryout it can still be exciting. Especially if you are an NFL draft fan.

Here are the names to watch on Friday as we could be seeing much more of them on Sundays next year. (more…)


2013 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Poinsettia Bowl (BYU vs San Diego State)

Thursday, December 20th, 2012
Kyle Van Noy BYU

Kyle Van Noy was an under the radar linebacker prospect… not anymore. (USA Today Sports Images)

BIG 10 / BIG 12 / SEC / PAC 12 / ACC / BIG EAST / OTHER FBS / FCS

NEPD Editor: James Christensen

The Poinsettia Bowl featured four of my favorite draft-eligible prospects in the 2013 NFL Draft, including the first round pick for the Patriots in our latest 2013 NFL Mock Draft.

Here are how the players from BYU and San Diego State performed. Spoiler alter: Kyle Van Noy was quite impressive.

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2013 NFL Draft Prospects: Potential Patriots in the Poinsettia Bowl

Thursday, December 20th, 2012
Leon McFadden NFL Draft

Leon McFadden is an under the radar cornerback prospect. (Photo: USA Today Sports Images)

NEPD Editor: James Christensen

Following the New Mexico Bowl and Potato Bowl, the Poinsettia Bowl delivers on some top-notch prospects for the 2013 NFL Draft.

Here are the top fits for the Patriots in this game.

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