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┬áTE, 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

NFL Draft Preview: #SunBeltHeat Edition

In recent years, the friendship between the Sun Belt and the NFL Draft has suffered. Between 2011 and 2013, the Sun Belt drafted 15 players into the NFL. The following three years, that number shrunk to 10, with only three selected for the second straight year. Dear lord, the Mid-American graduated twice as many! But … Continue reading NFL Draft Preview: #SunBeltHeat Edition

NFL Draft Profile: Antonio Garcia, Troy

Antonio Garcia College: Troy Position: Offensive Tackle Height/Weight: 6-6/302 College Stats: 42 career starts. After slipping through the Atlanta recruiting cracks, Antonio Garcia became the anchor for a Troy offense that led the Sun Belt in scoring offense and in passing offense in 2016. Most importantly for Garcia, Troy was tied for first in the … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Antonio Garcia, Troy