Posts Tagged ‘William Gholston’

2013 NFL Draft: Most Overlooked Player at Each Position

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

William Gholston deserves more attention as a 2013 NFL draft prospect than he has received. (Photo: US Presswire)

NEPD Staff Writer: Dan Hope

Just two days away from the 2013 NFL draft, it’s the time of the season where projected first-round picks start to come out of the woodworks. Suddenly, a player who no one has been projecting in Round 1 all year starts being rumored to a team late in the first round, or one reported visit or phone call from a prospect with a team picking early propels that player into the high picks of many NFL mock drafts.

Some players, however, never generate the buzz until the draft itself comes around. Each year, there are NFL prospects who are overlooked by the majority of the draft media, only to be selected considerably higher than most projected them to be picked.

That may not necessarily apply to most of these players — we will find out on Thursday, Friday and Saturday where each player’s true draft stock, at least in the mind of the teams that draft them, lies. The following players, however, are one player at each position who has not gotten as much attention as his peers leading up to the start of the draft, even though each of these players belong at the very least to be part of the discussion.

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2013 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Michigan State vs. Texas Christian

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

Le’Veon Bell carried Michigan State’s offense all night. (Photo: US Presswire)

NEPD Staff Writer: Matthew Jones

What began as a defensive struggle between Michigan State and Texas Christian eventually concluded with a fair amount of scoring as the two teams began to find some offensive rhythm; ultimately, the Spartans were able to emerge with a 17-16 victory following a 47-yard field goal. Each of the game’s four major prospects – Le’Veon Bell, Dion Sims, William Gholston, Josh Boyce – improved their draft stock on the night. Read on for more information regarding these four juniors.

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2012 NFL Draft: Potential Patriots in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

Saturday, December 29th, 2012

TCU wideout Josh Boyce looks like a potential mid-round option should he declare for the draft. (Photo: US Presswire)

NEPD Staff Writer: Matthew Jones

7-5 Texas Christian will play 6-6 Michigan State tonight in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl in what should be a predominantly defensive affair. TCU ranks 35th in the nation in scoring defense, while Michigan State is ranked ninth. However, although both the Horned Frogs (61st) and the Spartans (109th) have struggled to score, most of tonight’s interesting prospects are on the offensive side of the ball. Read on for more information regarding the top six players who may be playing tonight.

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Evaluating the Current Draft Stock of Michigan State DE William Gholston

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

How is William Gholston’s draft stock after six weeks?

NEPD Staff

Michigan State defensive end William Gholston still has some concerns with his game, but he also has as much upside as any potential prospect for the 2013 NFL draft. How is Gholston’s draft stock shaping up and where does he stand in regards to other pass rushers in the 2013 NFL Draft class?

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2013 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Boise State vs Michigan State

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012
Leveon Bell Michigan State

Michigan State running back Le’veon Bell made a name for himself against Boise State. (Photo: US Presswire)

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NEPD Editor: James Christensen

Le’veon Bell nearly beat Boise State by himself and in doing so, vaulted himself into the national consciousness. I’d expect to see “Bell for Heisman” campaigns springing up all over East Lansing.

Read on to see how the 2013 NFL Draft prospects performed.

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Scouting the 2013 NFL Draft: Georgia vs Michigan State

Sunday, May 13th, 2012
Jarvis Jones 2013 NFL Draft

Jarvis Jones is going to be a top pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.

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

NEPD Editor: James Christensen

After three overtimes, I got a really good feel for some of the top-notch 2013 NFL Draft defensive prospects on Georgia and Michigan State. Unfortunately, some of them weren’t so top-notch.

If you’d like to take a look at more 2013 NFL Draft Prospects, check out our 2013 NFL Draft Scouting Database.

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William Gholston Scouting Report

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

William Gholston NFL Draft

QB / RB / WR / TE / OT / OG / OC / DT / DE / OLB / ILB / CB / SAF

Prospect: William Gholston, DE/OLB, Michigan State
Height: 6’6″
Weight: 278
Grade: TBD (Grading Scale)

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