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Receiver or Power Forward? The Best 2014 Possession Receiver Prospects

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Mike Evans, a 6’5 former basketball standout, uses his power forward skill set to his advantage on the gridiron (Photo: US Presswire)

By Marc Sluis, Staff Writer

With the NFL tight end continuing to evolve into a more receiving oriented position and the spread attack gaining traction, the classic possession receiver has lost a bit of its luster. Sure guys like Calvin Johnson, AJ Green and Julio Jones have the build and strength of such a receiver but now guys like that run sub 4.4 40’s. Here are some true possession receiver who might offer some speed and athletic ability but are best suited to line up out wide and move the chains. It might not be surprising that a lot of these guys were standout basketball players as well.


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)


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.


2013 NFL Draft: Notre Dame, BYU, Army and Navy Roundup

Saturday, July 7th, 2012
Cody Hoffman BYU receiver

Cody Hofffan (WR, BYU) was a top junior prospect for the 2013 NFL Draft. (Photo: US Presswire)

NEPD Editor: James Christensen

Independent week and Independence day – quite a fun time. Our NFL Draft sites have already taken a look at the 2013 NFL Draft prospects in the Big Ten, the ACC, Conference USA and the MAC.

This week, we broke down the independent schools: Notre Dame, BYU, Army and Navy.


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