Posts Tagged ‘Jake Locker’
Posted: Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Andy Dalton, Blaine Gabbert, Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers, Christian Ponder, Cincinnati Bengals, Colin Kaepernick, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jake Locker, Minnesota Vikings, San Francisco 49ers, Tennessee Titans
While coaches wait for the lockout to end, there understandably exists some anxiety regarding the learning and assimilation time incoming rookies are missing. In theory, all of these coaches and their respective organizations are in the same boat.
Posted: Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 | Michael Fabiano Tags: A.J. Green, Chris Johnson, Greg Little, Jake Locker, Kenny Britt, Marvin Lewis, Matt Hasselbeck, Mike Williams, Pat Shurmur
Fantasy owners should remember the name Greg Little on draft day — the Browns rookie wideout could become a very nice sleeper in 2011.
Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Matt Hasselbeck, Bucky Brooks, Jake Locker, Kerry Collins, Tennessee Titans
The Titans got their quarterback of the future when they drafted Jake Locker with the eighth overall pick in the NFL draft. But just who is their quarterback of the present?
Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2011 | Pat Kirwan Tags: 2011 NFL Draft, Andy Dalton, Blaine Gabbert, Cam Newton, Christian Ponder, Colin Kaepernick, Jake Locker, Pat Kirwan, Ryan Mallett
The top seven quarterback prospects all went early in the 2011 NFL Draft, many of them earlier than expected. But each quarterback enters a different scenario with his new team, with unique circumstances determining how early they will be expected to contribute.
Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, 2011 NFL Draft, A.J. Green, Blaine Gabbert, Jake Locker, Jonathan Baldwin, Julio Jones, Mark Ingram
Defensive line saw the biggest move from the previous 10 drafts, with 12 guys getting plucked where an average of just under eight were taken in years prior.
Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2011 NFL Draft, Bill Musgrave, Christian Ponder, Jake Locker, Leslie Frazier, Mike Mayock, Minnesota Vikings, Rick Spielman
The first big shock of the draft didn’t last long. It went precisely four picks, from the time the Titans took Jake Locker eighth overall until the Vikings made Christian Ponder the 12th pick overall and the fourth quarterback selected in the draft.
Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Blaine Gabbert, Cam Newton, Christian Ponder, Jake Locker
Cam Newton (No. 1 to Panthers), Jake Locker (No. 8 to Titans), Blaine Gabbert (No. 10 to Jaguars) and Christian Ponder (No. 12 to Vikings) were taken among the top 12 selections in the draft.
Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2011 NFL Draft, Blaine Gabbert, Jake Locker, Pat Kirwan, Steve Young, Tennessee Titans
Jake Locker, and not Blaine Gabbert, was the second quarterback taken in the 2011 NFL Draft, as the Titans provided the first true surprise pick at eighth overall.
Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Mike Mayock, A.J. Green, Anthony Castonzo, Blaine Gabbert, Brian Billick, Cam Jordan, Cam Newton, Charles Davis, Da'Quan Bowers, Danny Watkins, Jake Locker, Justin Houston, Marcell Dareus, Marshall Faulk, Marvin Austin, Nick Fairley, Patrick Peterson, Rex Ryan, RObert Quinn, Ryan Mallett, Steve Mariucci, Tryon Smith, Von Miller
The third annual NFL.com mock draft, like its predecessors, was an interesting endeavor in looking at how the first round could ultimately play out, with NFL Network and NFL.com analysts playing the roles of general managers.
Posted: Friday, April 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Christian Ponder, Blaine Gabbert, Cam Newton, Colin Kaepernick, Jake Locker, Ryan Mallett, Vic Carucci
Has Christian Ponder moved into the first round? Our Vic Carucci certainly believes so.
Posted: Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: 2011 NFL Draft, A.J. Green, Anthony Castonzo, Ben Ijalana, Blaine Gabbert, Cam Newton, Da'Quan Bowers, Edmund Gates, Jake Locker, Jimmy Smith, Julio Jones, Kenrick Ellis, Mike Mayock, Mike Pouncey, Nick Fairley, Patrick Peterson, Prince Amukamara, RObert Quinn, Taiwan Jones, Tim Tebow, Tyron Smith, Vince Young, Will Rackley
NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock spent 90 minutes Wednesday on a conference call talking with reporters about the 2011 NFL Draft. Those 90 minutes proved to be a gold mine of pre-draft knowledge, with Mayock sharing his thoughts on many of the prospects and what NFL teams are thinking.
Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: Washington Redskins, Cam Newton, Jake Locker, Michael Lombardi, Mike Shanahan
NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi sees two quarterbacks among the prospects in the NFL draft who posses the skill set to fit Mike Shanahan’s perimeter passing game in Washington.
Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Josh Freeman, Blaine Gabbert, Cam Newton, Jake Locker, Jason La Canfora, Mark Sanchez, Matthew Stafford
If you had to start your NFL franchise with one of the following three quarterbacks — Matthew Stafford, Mark Sanchez or Josh Freeman — who would you choose?
Posted: Sunday, April 10th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Blaine Gabbert, Cam Newton, Jake Locker, JaMarcus Russell, Sam Bradford
Taking a quarterback early in the draft is pro football’s biggest gamble.
Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Cam Newton, 2011 NFL Draft, Cam Jordan, Christian Ponder, Jake Locker, Minnesota Vikings, Steve Jordan, Steve Wyche
In his latest NFL.com chat, Steve Wyche tossed out the idea that the Vikings could think about trading up a few spots for Cam Newton if the Auburn QB slides at all.