Step aside, “The U.” Alabama is new premier NFL prospect factory. The national champion Crimson Tide is expected to have five players drafted in the first round Thursday night, which would be only the fifth time that has happened since the common draft began in 1967.
Posts Tagged ‘Dre Kirkpatrick’
Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 | NFL.com staff Tags: Green Bay Packers, Amini Silatolu, Andre Branch, Charles Davis, Charley Casserly, Doug Martin, Dre Kirkpatrick, Harrison Smith, Kevin Zeitler, Mike Mayock, Nick Collins, Peter Konz, Shea McClellin, Whitney Mercilus
According to the experts on NFL Network’s “Path to the Draft,” pass rush is the key area of need for the Green Bay Packers. But, will a quality player to fill that need still be available when the Packers pick at No. 28?
NFL Network draft guru Mike Mayock held a 97-minute pre-draft conference call with reporters from across the nation where he answered questions on the top two expected picks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III and shared his unique perspective.
Around the League’s Marc Sessler broke down some of the finer points of Mayock’s conference.
Trent Richardson, Mark Barron and Courtney Upshaw stood out at Alabama’s pro day on Thursday.
Posted: Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2012 pro days, Alabama, Buffalo Bills, Courtney Upshaw, Dont'a Hightower, Dre Kirkpatrick, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tennessee Titans, Trent Richardson
Alabama cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick solidified his high first-round grade at Wednesday’s pro day.
Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2012 NFL Scouting Combine, Cleveland Browns, Dre Kirkpatrick, Luke Kuechly, Mark Barron, Matt Flynn, Mike Mayock, Minnesota Vikings, NFL Network, Philadelphia Eagles, Robert Griffin III, Seattle Seahawks, Vontaze Burfict
NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock was the man of the hour during a conference call with media from throughout the United States on Wednesday.