2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: FCS and Beyond

It was another wildly successful set of days for the most Forgotten of them all. The FCS and below players tend to get the short end of the stick until you start to look at NFL rosters. The NFL is loaded with underdogs from tiny programs like Tiffin, Kutztown, Grand Valley State, etc. Some turn … Continue reading 2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: FCS and Beyond

2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: Mountain West Conference

The 2017 NFL Draft was a frustrating time for the MWC after so many years of G5 dominance. For the first time in recent years, no one from the conference heard his name called on either of the first two nights. It seems like every player that was drafted had some flaw that kept teams … Continue reading 2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: Mountain West Conference

2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: Mid-American Conference

Day three of the 2017 NFL Draft was a continuation of excellence for Mid-American Conference players. The conference, outside of Western Michigan, struggled a bit in 2016, but the 2017 NFL Draft more than made up for that lost season. The MAC as a whole had a great draft with a total of 11 players hearing their … Continue reading 2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: Mid-American Conference

2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: American Athletic Conference

Day three of the 2017 NFL Draft was a goldmine for American Athletic Conference players. From a pair of Wilsons in Houston to a couple of offensive players in South Florida, it was a good day for AAC talent. The AAC as a whole had a great draft with a total of 15 players hearing … Continue reading 2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-Up: American Athletic Conference

Fun Belt Inks Five! NFL Draft Sun Belt Wrap Up

The 2017 NFL Draft concluded later Saturday afternoon with five (5) Sun Belt players taking their talents to the Big Show, the most since 2012, when the conference graduated six. Who Got Drafted? Gerald Everett, South Alabama TE, 2nd Round (#44), LA Rams Antonio Garcia, Troy OT, 3 Round (#85), New England Patriots Ukeme Eligwe, Georgia … Continue reading Fun Belt Inks Five! NFL Draft Sun Belt Wrap Up

2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-up: Conference USA

After having several players from within the conference selected in the first two days of the NFL Draft, day three served as a cool down for Conference USA. If you're a fan of Louisiana Tech, the good news is you had plenty to cheer about with two players taken on the day. On the flip … Continue reading 2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Conference Wrap-up: Conference USA

Trey Hendrickson Goes To The New Orleans Saints At #103 Overall

Florida Atlantic's all-time sack leader will be making his way to the NFL, as defensive end Trey Hendrickson is going to the New Orleans Saints with the #103 overall pick. With the 39th pick of the 3rd round, the #Saints select: Florida Atlantic DE Trey Hendrickson #SaintsDraft https://t.co/ys6Xoa6l5F pic.twitter.com/Oz5eRCNH3D — New Orleans Saints (@Saints) April … Continue reading Trey Hendrickson Goes To The New Orleans Saints At #103 Overall

Brendan Langley Goes To The Denver Broncos At #101 Overall

After a change of schools and positions, Lamar wide receiver Brendan Langley has been picked by the Denver Broncos with the #101 overall pick. The pick is in! @1kinglang was picked by @Broncos in the 3rd round. Lamar's first @NFL draft pick since 1990 and highest since '68! #PeckEm pic.twitter.com/7sq6TXetpg — Lamar Football (@LamarFootball) April … Continue reading Brendan Langley Goes To The Denver Broncos At #101 Overall

Jonnu Smith Goes to the Tennessee Titans at Pick #100

A player that drove opposing defenses in Conference USA crazy for multiple years, Florida International tight end Jonnu Smith is headed to Nashville as a member of the Tennessee Titans. https://twitter.com/Titans/status/858160324536659968 Smith is an outstanding pass catcher that struggled from playing for a poor team during his career. He is the type of player that … Continue reading Jonnu Smith Goes to the Tennessee Titans at Pick #100

Chad Williams Goes To The Arizona Cardinals At #98 Overall

Grambling State Tigers wide receiver Chad Williams became the first player from an HBCU picked in the 2017 NFL Draft when he was selected with the #98 pick by the Arizona Cardinals. BREAKING: @GSU_TIGERS WR Chad Williams (@go_10_) drafted by @AZCardinals in the third round (98th overall). pic.twitter.com/I6NpY0VtND — The SWAC (@theswac) April 29, 2017 … Continue reading Chad Williams Goes To The Arizona Cardinals At #98 Overall