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4 Rookie Busts to Buy the Dip On 2021

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak In my previous two articles, I broke down the data on what happens to rookie receivers and running backs after they have a troubling first year. You should go back and read them to fully understand the information but if you dont want to or just need a refresher, running backs, especially those take Full Story

The Gridiron Scholar’s 2021 NFL Mock Draft

By John Laub
John Laub The Gridiron Scholars  2021 NFL Mock Draft        For the sixth year, I am thrilled to publish my Mock Draft on FootballDiehards.com. Over the past seven months, I have studied the prospects and compiled my big board for all the positions. Be Full Story

2021 NFL Draft: Under-the-Radar Prospects

By John Laub
John Laub Under-the-Radar Prospects       2021 NFL Draft       QB Kyle Trask, Florida Heisman finalist who established several program passing records in the Swamp. In 2020, completed 301 of 437 for 4,283 yards and 43 touchdowns. Second Team Al Full Story

What To Do With Rookie Busts Running Backs

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Last week, I wrote about how we should be valuing high pedigree wide receivers who dont pan out in their first season. You should go back and read that first because it does offer a nice prelude to this article but it's not mandatory. The short version of Full Story

What to do with Rookie Busts Wide Receivers

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Our failure to predict which players will be successful is both well documented and also difficult to cope with. Much work has been done to show how all NFL teams draft with roughly similar skill levels. This means that we cant rely on certain teams to be young talent f Full Story

2021 NFL Draft Profiles Running Backs part II

By John Laub
John Laub Ranking the Runners  2021 Running Back Prospects part II           7. Khalil Herbert, Virginia Tech Former Jayhawk flew the coop and reached new altitudes as a member of the Hookies. In 2020, breakout crusade at Virginia Tech. As Full Story

Free Agency Fantasy Reaction Part 2

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Will Fuller has to Prove It...Again The Dolphins picked up Will Fuller on a one-year deal. The move comes as a bit of a surprise given Fullers excellent 2020 campaign but there were a number of factors that kept him from getting a mega-deal. Despite logging caree Full Story

NFL Free Agency Takeaways 2021

By Evan Tarracciano
Evan Tarracciano March 17th (in this case, St. Patricks Day) is the official start to the 2021-22 NFL Season, bringing with it both hope and optimism for each franchise and their fans. Now several months removed from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers dominating win over the Kansas City Chiefs in the Super Bowl, NFL teams loo Full Story

Free Agency Reactions Part 1 2021

By Kyle Dvorchak
Kyle Dvorchak Pats Go Wild The Patriots signed Hunter Henry and Jonnu Smith to three and four-year deals. On top of that, they broke the bank on multi-year deals for Nelson Agholor and Kendrick Bourne. This may point to the team retooling for Cam Newtons second shot at start Full Story

2021 NFL Draft Profiles Wide Receivers part II

By John Laub
John Laub Rating the Receivers 2021 Wide Receiver Prospectspart II       7. Rondale Moore, Purdue Brilliant Boilermaker subjugated opponents as a true freshman in 2018: First Team All-America (AP, FWAA, ESPN and Sports Illustrated), Big Ten Wide Receiv Full Story