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: Friday, March 22nd, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2013 pro days, Florida, Oakland Raiders, Sharrif Floyd
A total of 14 NFL teams were present to watch Florida defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd work out Friday, including Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie (who possesses the No. 3 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft).
Posted: Saturday, March 16th, 2013 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2013 pro days, Caleb Sturgis, Earl Okine, Frankie Hammond, Jon Bostic, Jordan Reed, Josh Evans, Lerentee McCray, Matt Elam, Mike Gillislee, Omarius Hines, Sharrif Floyd, Xavier Nixon
Florida held its pro day outdoors and under a light rain on Saturday. Workouts were held on FieldTurf and watched by 20 NFL team representatives, including the head coach and general manager of the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Indianapolis Colts’ offensive and defensive coordinator, the Cincinnati Bengals defensive back and linebacker coaches and the St. Louis Rams defensive coordinator and four position coaches. Sixteen Florida Gators participated.
Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2013 pro days, Florida, Sharrif Floyd
Florida defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd will hold his pro day on March 22, NFL.com’s Albert Breer reports.