Posts Tagged ‘NFL Draft’

Raiders Select Houston CB D.J. Hayden With 12th Pick In Draft

With the 12th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Raiders select Houston CB D.J. Hayden. Hayden was named the Conference USA Defensive Newcomer of the year in 2011, leading Houston with 11 pass break-ups and picking off a pair of passes. He started the first nine games last season and was compiling an […]

Raiders Gab 2013 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Utah DT Star Lotulelei

Athleticism + 320 lbs athlete who runs and moves extremely well for his size + Built like a boulder, solid and possesses great natural strength both in the lower half and upper body + Extremely quick and agile for DT, can change direction, extremely light on his feet + Lateral mobility is great for his […]

Raiders Gab 2013 NFL Draft Scouting Report: West Virginia QB Geno Smith

Athleticism: +Excellent size and frame for an NFL quarterback – legit 6’3?. +Has enough bulk to hold up to some hits at the next level. +Added 15 pounds of muscle this off-season. +Strong enough to shrug off would be tacklers. +Decent speed, but certainly not a running quarterback. +Balanced, stays under control on the move. […]

DE Brooks Reed: Moving Up The Charts Right Before The NFL Draft

Forcefully climbing draft boards from the juncture of the conclusion of the bowl season to the NFL Draft in late April is no walk in the park.  Every prospect has an equal opportunity to improve their stock during the Scouting Combine, Pro Days and individual workouts, interviews and general get-togethers with teams, scouts and head coaches.  But […]