Tag: NFL Draft

"Draft Day" stars Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner in a football movie about the NFL Draft. (Image: Lionsgate)
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Football Movies: ‘Draft Day’ (2014) with Kevin Costner

Kevin Costner, finally appeared in a football movie in Ivan Reitman’s ‘Draft Day’, a 2014 film with Costner playing Sonny Weaver, the general manager of the Cleveland Browns. The movie takes place as a glimpse into a single day in the life of a pro football GM during the NFL […]

Two former #1 picks, Cleveland Browns QB Baker Mayfield and Arizona Cardinals QB Kyler Murray meet postgame in Cleveland. (Image: Kevin Abele/Getty)

15 QBs Selected With NFL No. 1 Draft Pick Since 2001

We compiled a list of every #1 pick in the NFL Draft since 1980, and quarterbacks have been a popular pick this decade as the NFL evolved into a pass-first league in the 21st Century. Joe Burrow, the Heisman Trophy winner out of LSU, became the 15th quarterback to get […]

Minnesota Gophers WR Tyler Johnson hauls in a touchdown catch against Georgia Southern. (Image: Jesse Johnson/USA Today Sports)

NFL Draft WR Sleeper Picks: Lynn Bowden, Aaron Parker, Donovan Peoples-Jones

Six wide receivers were selected in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft, but there are still plenty of sleepers available during the late rounds, including Tyler Johnson (Minnesota), Gabriel Davis (UCF), Donovan Peoples-Jones (Michigan), Quintez Cephus (Wisconsin), Aaron Parker (Rhode Island), and Lynn Bowden, Jr. (Kentucky). In a […]

Georgia RB D'Andre Swift and Wisconsin RB Jonathan Taylor are the top two running back prospects heading into the 2020 NFL Draft. (Image: NFL.com/Getty)

D’Andre Swift, Jonathan Taylor, Zack Moss Top RBs in NFL Draft

The best running backs in the upcoming 2020 NFL draft include D’Andre Swift (Georgia), JK Dobbins (Ohio State), Zack Moss (Utah), Jonathan Taylor (Wisconsin), and Clyde Edwards-Helaire (LSU). This year’s draft is top-loaded with wide receivers and quarterbacks. It seems unlikely that anyone will select a running back, aside from […]

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow celebrates as the Tigers defeated Florida. LSU moved to No. 2 in the AP Top 25 College Football Poll.

FanDuel Offers NFL Draft Contests for DFS Players

Burrow or Tua? Swift or Taylor? Delpit or McKinney? Picking FanDuel Rosters by Position FanDuel is offering free contests for DFS players to predict the results of the NFL Draft that begins Thursday. In addition to the winner of each contest receiving $1,000, FanDuel hopes to raise hundreds of thousands […]

Oregon QB Justin Herbert and Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa are competing to become the second quarterback picked in the 2020 NFL Draft. (Image: NY Post)

2020 NFL Draft: Joe Burrow, Justin Herbert, Tua Tagovailoa Top QB Prospects

The 2020 NFL Draft has several key quarterbacks available for teams in need. Joe Burrow (LSU), Justin Herbert (Oregon), Tua Tagovailoa (Alabama), Jordan Love (Utah State), and Jacob Eason (Washington) are the consensus top 5 QBs in the upcoming NFL Draft. The deep quarterback class also includes Jake Fromm (Georgia) […]

Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores looks on during a blowout to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 1. (Image: Brynn Anderson/AP)

Miami Mutiny as Dolphins Tanking for No. 1 Pick

The Miami Dolphins were destroyed 59-10 by the Baltimore Ravens in the opening game of the season, and everyone in South Florida is wondering if the team started a mutiny, or if this is just a result of the Dolphins tanking? Ownership and general manager Chris Grier made the decision […]