Posts Tagged ‘Geno Smith’
Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Buffalo Bills, Dallas Cowboys, DeMarco Murray, E.J. Manuel, Geno Smith, Jerry Jones, Joseph Randle, Kevin Kolb, Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, Rex Ryan, Tim Tebow
In today’s Three and Out: The Jets and Bills are dropping the flags on the respective QB competitions while the Cowboys could have a RB timeshare brewing.
Posted: Friday, April 26th, 2013 | Adam Rank Tags: 2013 NFL Draft, Christian Ponder, Geno Smith, Manti Te'o
NEW YORK — Did you have Manti Te’o being drafted before Geno Smith? Because that’s exactly what happened on Friday night. Let’s take a look at the expected (and unexpected) from Friday night. ————————————————————————————————————————————– Is it really a quarterback league? ————————————————————————————————————————————– One quarterback in round one (not the guy you expected) and then Geno Smith stopped the skid in round two when he was selected by the Jets. Smith avoided controversy earlier in the day when he came to his senses and chose to stay in New York. Could you imagine the controversy Geno would have caused if he had left New York, only to have to return because he was drafted by the Jets? Why, that would be worse […]
Posted: Thursday, April 25th, 2013 | Adam Rank Tags: 2013 NFL Draft, Aaron Rodgers, Dolphins, EJ Manuel, Eric Fisher, Geno Smith, Manti Te'o, Matt Barkley, NFL Draft, Raiders, Sharrif Floyd, Vikings, Xavier Rhodes
NEW YORK — The experts said this was going to be one of the most unpredictable in recent memory. And you can easily say that was the case for Day 1 of the 2013 NFL Draft. There were some surprises and disappointments. Speaking of disappointments, no “Fandango” humming in the first round? The “What?” chants sort of hung on for another year. Thought we could get “Fandangoing” got at least. Ah, let’s get to it. ————————————————————————————————————————————– First things first ————————————————————————————————————————————– Mike Mayock called this fat-boy draft. He said Eric Fisher was going to be the first overall selection. So there were no surprises. Luke Joeckel went to the Jaguars with the second pick. That was expected. (And our style correspondent […]
Posted: Sunday, March 17th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Geno Smith, Jeff Braun, Joe Madsen, Josh Francis, Joshua Jenkins, Stedman Bailey, Tavon Austin, West Virginia
West Virginia University had a whopping 28 teams in attendance for the school’s pro day. The Jacksonville Jaguars brought a large contingent, including new coach Gus Bradley, owner Shahid Khan and Khan’s son. The Philadelphia Eagles also had a large group in attendance, but Chip Kelly was absent. Head coach Mike Tomlin and General Manager Kevin Colbert attended for the Pittsburgh Steelers, as did Buffalo Bills GM Buddy Nix. Cleveland Browns scout Donovan Beidelschies did a very good job of working out the West Virginia lineman. In all, 16 players worked out for pro day, held indoors on FieldTurf on March 14.
Posted: Thursday, March 14th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2013 pro days, Dana Holgorsen, Geno Smith, West Virginia
Geno Smith was the center of attention at West Virginia’s pro day on Thursday.
West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen joined NFL Network’s “NFL AM” to talk about Smith’s pro day and what Smith will bring to his new team in the NFL.
Posted: Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Blaine Gabbert, Geno Smith, Martellus Bennett, Ryan Fitzpatrick
In today’s Three and Out: The Bills and Jaguars are searching for a starting QB while the Bears think they have their TE of the future.
Posted: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Geno Smith, West Virginia
Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III chose not to throw at the NFL Scouting Combine last year, opting instead to throw to receivers at their respective pro days. A similar situation isn’t expected to play out at this year’s combine.