NFL Draft Preview: Derek Rivers, Youngstown State

Derek Rivers College: Youngstown State Position: DE/OLB Height/Weight: 6-4/248 College Stats: 173 tackles, 37.5 sacks, 56.5 tackles for loss, 3 fumble recoveries, 4 forced fumbles. When you have a player like Rivers on the radar, the first thing you look at is his history. Did he start at a FBS program and transfers, did something hold him back from … Continue reading NFL Draft Preview: Derek Rivers, Youngstown State

NFL Draft Profile: Elijah McGuire, Louisiana

College: Louisiana  Position: Running back  Height/Weight: 5'10″/214 Accolades: 2017 East-West Shrine Game Offensive MVP, 2016 All-Sun Belt 2nd Team, 2014 Sun Belt Player of the Year, 2014 Sun Belt Offensive Player of the Year It feels like Elijah McGuire, the hard-hitting power running back for the Ragin Cajuns, has haunted the Sun Belt since before the Sun Belt even played football. … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Elijah McGuire, Louisiana

NFL Draft Preview: Cooper Kupp, Eastern Washington

Cooper Kupp College: Eastern Washington Position: Wide Receiver Height/Weight: 6-2/204 College Stats: 428 catches, 6,464 yards, 73 touchdowns, 7-10 passing for 4 touchdowns, 3 punt return touchdowns. Heading into the offseason, the buzz on Kupp was a bit lower than expected. He was incredible at the FCS level, but many just assumed that he put up great stats versus poor … Continue reading NFL Draft Preview: Cooper Kupp, Eastern Washington

NFL Draft Preview: Robert Davis, Georgia State

College: Georgia State Position: Wide Receiver Height/Weight: 6’3″/219 Accolades: 2015 and 2016 Sun Belt 1st Team, Panther's all-time leader in receptions (222) and receiving yards (3,391), 2nd all-time in Sun Belt for receiving yards In 2015, his junior season, Robert Davis hauled in 61 receptions for 980 yards, second in the Sun Belt behind teammate rookie sensation Penny Hart (1,099 yards). Davis, … Continue reading NFL Draft Preview: Robert Davis, Georgia State

NFL Draft Profile: Austin Rehkow, Idaho

College: Idaho Position: Punter/Kicker Height/Weight: 6’3″/214 Accolades: 2015 and 2016 Sun Belt First Team, 2014 Ray Guy Finalist, multiple Lou Graza watch lists, 2014 Walter Camp 2nd Team The first Sun Belt player drafted to the NFL in 2017 may very well be a specialist. Austin Rehkow has terrorized opposing Belt programs for what seems like 10,489 years, pinning opponents … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Austin Rehkow, Idaho

NFL Draft Preview: Corey Davis, Western Michigan

Corey Davis College: Western Michigan Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6'3 Weight: 209 lbs College Stats: 331 rec, 5278 yards (NCAA record), 52 TD's Overview: Corey Davis has overcome so much in his life to make it to where he is today, he grew up in a town just outside of Chicago. With little parent involvement in his life and having … Continue reading NFL Draft Preview: Corey Davis, Western Michigan

NFL Draft Profile: Taylor Moton, Western Michigan

The wildly successful 13-1 Western Michigan football team definitely had some star power. And Taylor is no exception. The offensive lineman from Lansing, Michigan, topped off his WMU career with a stellar campaign his Senior season. Moton earned 2016 ALL-MAC honors with a first-team selection at offensive lineman. Pros: At 6'5" and 319 pounds Moton has … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Taylor Moton, Western Michigan

NFL Draft Profile: Chris Odom, Arkansas State

College: Arkansas State Position: Defensive End Accolades: 2016 Sun Belt 1st Team, The Little Rock Touchdown Club's 2016 Dan Hampton Award Winner Chris Odom wasn't a season-long starter until his senior year. In his three previous season, Odom recorded three sacks in mostly a reserve roll, playing behind Chris Stone and savant sack maestro Ja'Von Rolland-Jones. But 2016 belonged exclusively to … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: Chris Odom, Arkansas State

Draft Profile: Tanoh Kpassagnon, Villanova

Tanoh Kpassagnon College: Villanova Position: Defensive End Height/Weight: 6-7/289 College Stats: 105 tackles, 4 forced fumbles, 3 fumble recoveries, 22 sacks, 37.5 tackles for loss. Kpassagnon is one of those FCS players that has garnered more and more attention as the offseason has progressed. He has the size at 6-7, 289 pounds and the raw athleticism to compete at … Continue reading Draft Profile: Tanoh Kpassagnon, Villanova