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2021 NFL Draft: Patriots, Bears hit on QBs; Raiders leave heads scratching

Published: May 03, 2021 at 04:36 PM Cleveland rocks — yes, I’m talking about the host city of the 2021 NFL Draft and the crop of rookies the Browns landed. One year after the event went virtual because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the in-person draft was back, and it was more amazing than ever. Now…

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Falcons 2021 draft profile: EDGE Adetokunbo Ogundeji

The Atlanta Falcons needed a pass rusher in this draft to add to the rotation and Adetokunbo Ogundeji was their attempt at filling this role. Atlanta will utilize Ogundeji in both an outside linebacker and defensive end role playing in Dean Pees’ multiple defensive scheme. Athletic Testing and Comparison Stats and Awards 2020: 12 Games…

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Mel Kiper 2021 NFL Draft Grades: Chargers, Dolphins Top ESPN Guru’s Rankings

Tony Dejak/Associated PressThe Los Angeles Chargers and Miami Dolphins have plenty to feel good about after this year’s NFL draft, according to ESPN’s Mel Kiper.The two clubs both received an “A” grade from the famed draft analyst Saturday as they both prepare to enter year two of their respective rebuilds after drafting quarterbacks last year.…

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NFL draft tracker 2021: Updates on every pick from Rounds 4, 5, 6 and 7 on Saturday

The 2021 NFL draft is entering the home stretch.Three rounds have already been completed, with plenty of big names coming off the board on both Thursday and Friday. But there is still substantial work to be done for all 32 teams as they look to round out their rosters on Saturday in the final four…

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2021 NFL Draft grades, picks: Live tracker, analysis for every sixth-round selection

The sixth round of the NFL Draft has drawn to a conclusion. Want to know what I think of every pick made in the sixth round of the 2021 NFL Draft? You can follow along throughout the day Saturday as I grade all the Round 6 picks below. Be sure to refresh this page throughout…

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NFL draft tracker: Chicago Bears add to their offense with RB Khalil Herbert and WR Dazz Newsome in Round 6

Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Pace made a splash on the first night of the 2021 NFL draft Thursday, trading up from No. 20 to No. 11 to obtain Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields. On Friday, he traded up to No. 39 to obtain Oklahoma State offensive tackle Teven Jenkins. And he started Saturday by…

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NFL Draft: Nixon, Hufanga, Book among possible Day 3 steals

Two days down, yet the NFL Draft is only half done and there are still plenty of celebrated college players available to be picked. The defensive players of the year in both the Big Ten and Pac-12 are still on the board heading into Saturday’s fourth through seventh rounds. Looking for a quarterback? There are…

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NFL draft winners, losers: Patriots prosper, Cowboys confound on Day 2

CLOSE SportsPulse: NFL Draft expert Steven Ruiz breaks down the pros and cons of QB Kyle Trask and his potential in the NFL. USA TODAYRound 1 of the NFL draft earns the bulk of fan and media attention, but the moves that general managers and coaches make on Day 2 can be just as integral…

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2021 NFL Mock Draft: Bleacher Report’s Day 3 Predictions

Tarron JacksonRusty Costanza/Associated Press185. CHARGERS (F/TEN, JAX): Patrick Johnson, Edge, Tulane186. JETS: Tarron Jackson, Edge, Coastal Carolina187. FALCONS: William Bradley-King, Edge, Baylor188. PATRIOTS (F/HOU): Landon Young, OT, Kentucky189. EAGLES: Jack Anderson, IOL, Texas Tech190. BENGALS: Janarius Robinson, Edge, Florida State191. EAGLES (F/CAR, DEN): Jordon Scott, DL, Oregon192. COWBOYS (F/DET): Thomas Graham Jr., CB, Oregon193. PANTHERS:…

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NFL Draft 2021 Big Board: Best Remaining Players After Day 2

0 of 11Jeffrey T. Barnes/Associated PressThe second day of the 2021 draft just wrapped up, and it was one of the more intriguing set of rounds we have seen in quite some time.There were a slew of trades made throughout Day 2 of the draft, with a whopping 11 deals going down on Friday that…