NFL draft

One-Handed NFL Draft Pick Lands Multiple Endorsement Deals

It’s not often that fifth-round draft picks are greeted with multiple, lucrative endorsement deals only days after getting drafted. Then again, the NFL has never seen a fifth-rounder quite like this before.

AP Darron Cummings

NFL Draft Takes Most Early Talent from LSU, Bama

While college seniors prepare for graduation in the coming weeks, the following student-athletes chose to instead enter this week’s NFL draft before their senior year of college football. We took a look at the teams hurt the most by talented players leaving early.

AP Max Becherer

Falcons Takkarist McKinley Calls FS1’s Clay Travis ‘The Devil’ for Twitter Comments About His Deceased Grandmother

Few will soon forget the stunning entrance and passionate speech of Falcons 1st round draft pick Takkarist McKinley, who made his way down the steps to meet the commissioner carrying a large portrait of his deceased grandmother and shouting her praises. McKinley then told all in attendance of how his grandmother had told him to continue his dream of playing in the NFL, and how getting drafted by an NFL team completed that journey.

Takkarist McKinley

Air Force Players Thought They Would be Allowed to Enter NFL Draft, Find Out Otherwise

If the military wanted you to have a family, they would have issued you one. So goes the old saying, which seeks to describe how the military frowns upon any and all personal entanglements which may interfere with your commitment to the service. It’s a principle two Air Force Academy football players were reminded of this weekend.

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Bills Fire GM Whaley, Scouting Staff 1 Day After Draft

Bills owner Terry Pegula completed an offseason front-office purge by firing Whaley, his general manager, and the team’s entire scouting staff on Sunday, a day after completing the NFL draft.

Doug Whaley

Vikings Trade Up to Grab FSU RB Dalvin Cook

The Minnesota Vikings were eager enough to start drafting after sitting out the first round that they traded up seven spots for Florida State running back Dalvin Cook with the 41st pick.

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Bengals Draft Oklahoma’s Troubled Mixon

Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon is headed to Cincinnati, which added to its reputation for taking chances on players with off-field problems.

Joe Mixon

Browns Trying to Trade Up for QB Trubisky

April 27 (UPI) — Texas A&M’s Myles Garrett is set to be the No. 1 pick in Thursday’s 2017 NFL Draft, but that doesn’t mean the Cleveland Browns wont draft a quarterback.

Cleveland Browns Draft Room