Category: Draft

Top College Running Backs

By R44 We asked R44 from Draft Daddy to break down the top college running backs for us. Here is an in-depth look at who may be available in the next draft. DeAngelo Williams ~ Memphis -- This Tiger is college football's leading active running back in career rushing touchdowns, rushing yards, yards per carry [...]

Rigs’ Preview of Draft Eligible QB’s

by Rigs DraftDaddy Guru JetNation Columnist Wondering what's available out there in terms of young QB's? Here is an analysis compiled by one of the foremost draft guru's out there, a gentleman we know only as "Rigs." Be sure to check out Rigs' detailed analysis on all matters concerning the draft, as well as NFLE [...]

Rigs’ Intriguing Rookie Cuts: Future Jets?

1) Ben Emmanuel--safety, UCLA (5th round Carolina) A lot draft sites had this player real high last spring because of his great "computer numbers", but we didn't like him at DD as much because he his stats seemed to slip every season at UCLA--a real bad sign. Nonetheless, has better size and speed than current [...]

Supplemental Draft Wrap-up

by Rigs JetNation Contributor The Miami Dolphins selected USC DT Manuel Wright in the 5th round of the NFL's Supplemental Draft today. Wright was expected to be drafted higher--perhaps the 3rd or 4th round based on a unique size/speed ratio he possess--but dropped due to character and conditioning issues that surfaced prior to the Supplemental [...]

Entering The Draft

By R44 Former USC defensive tackle Manuel Wright declaring for the Supplemental was the worst kept secret in college football. DraftDaddy.com had been reporting since February that the talented Wright would not qualify academically and would be forced to opt for the NFL. Wright had hoped to start at least one season before making the [...]

Small School Prospects

By R44 QB~ Erik Meyer ~ Eastern Washington--Small school superstar, who at 6'1' may not have the physical skills to excel in the NFL. Threw for 31 TD's in 2004. Travis Lulay of Montana State and former Florida Gators recruit Ingle Martin (Furman) are also top small school quarterbacks. RB~ Travis Glasford ~ Western Illinois--Dual [...]

Top Senior Prospects – Defense

By R44 DT~ Rodrique Wright ~ Texas-- Wright came into 2004, his junior season, as a player many felt would garner strong first round consideration after a super sophomore season. However, nagging injuries and constant double teams really affected the 6'5", 305 pound super prospect, plunging his draft stock. As a sophomore he was dominant, [...]

Top Senior Prospects – Offense

By R44 QB~ Matt Leinart ~ Southern California--Former major league baseball pitching prospect, has become a big-armed college football star, winning the Heisman Trophy in 2004 and leading his team to another National title. At 6'5" and 225 pounds, Leinart has thrown 71 TD's and completed nearly 65 percent of his attempts the last 2 [...]