Posts Tagged ‘Nate Solder’

Injury roundup: Lions WR Johnson questionable

Star receiver Calvin Johnson’s status is in doubt for the Lions’ home opener against the Chiefs.

Rookie Richter: Which OL newcomers can rumble?

In our first installment of the “Rookie Richter,” we grade the guys who really pound the earth when they move — offensive linemen. After hunkering over hours of coaching tape, closely evaluating their debut performances, here are the blockers who made the greatest — and weakest — impacts for their teams.

Lombardi: Patriots took ‘calculated risk’ in Cannon

It’s far too early to anoint anyone the steal of the 2011 NFL Draft. But if Marcus Cannon can bounce back from a reportedly treatable form of non-Hodgkins lymphoma — which he found out about last week and is expected to be mostly recovered from in several weeks — he could be that player.

Mayock: Solder has ‘tremendously high ceiling’

On the clock with the No. 17 overall pick in the draft, the Patriots saw the chance to take their left tackle of the future. They didn’t pass on it.

Kirwan: Lions should invest in an OT

Even though the Lions have the fewest picks in the draft after losing their seventh round pick as punishment for tampering with the Chiefs, NFL.com expert analyst Pat Kirwan took the time to make one Motor City fan’s day during his weekly chat when he dreamed up the perfect draft scenario for Detroit’s limited picks.

Jets’ Sanchez assists at Colorado’s pro day

Colorado WR Scotty McKnight had a little boost Wednesday at the Buffaloes’ pro day that might have just helped him earn his way into the NFL.

Cincinnati’s Kelce tops among O-linemen in 40

The second group of offensive linemen completed running drills Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium, and the official times are out.

A look back at Day 1

As we wrap up Day 1 of the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine, we’ll leave you with a few thoughts (some random), observations and highlights from what we’ve heard.

Getting to know … Colorado OL Solder

Nate Solder is one of the premier left tackle prospects in this class with the size, strength and athleticism needed to succeed on Sundays.

Miller will take center stage during game

Texas A&M Defensive end/outside linebacker Von Miller has had a great week of practice, and is one of the best natural pass rushers I have ever seen. I’m really looking forward to seeing him in action at the Senior Bowl on Saturday.

Trio of North OTs have first-round talent

The first-round offensive tackles that I’ve been talking about all week long really impressed me.

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