Draft Rewind 2015: Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about AMARI COOPER: Alabama, 6007, 211, 4.37. Junior entry, three-year starter from Miami, FL. Broke Julio Jones’ Alabama freshman receiving records for catches and receiving yards in 2012. Erupted in 2014, setting school and conference receiving records en route to Biletnikoff Award. Finished career with 228 receptions for 3,463 yards and 31 TDs, all while going against SEC competition. Shows the ability to be a number one option ... Read more >>
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Draft Rewind 2011: Muhammad Wilkerson, New York Jets

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Draft Rewind 2015: Landon Collins, New York Giants

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about LANDON COLLINS: Alabama, 6000, 215, 4.55. Junior entry. Two-year starter from Geismar, LA who has played a few roles at Alabama, including free and strong safety, cornerback, and gunner on special teams. At his best when moving near the line of scrimmage and defending the run and underneath passing game. A reliable tackler in traffic and in the open field, and has shown the ability to anticipate throwing lanes and routes as a ... Read more >>
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Draft Rewind 2011: Cameron Jordan, New Orleans Saints

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The Third Time’s a Charm

The Third Time’s a Charm by M.G. Ross #MGRossFootball You’ve heard this one, right? When you and your friends are talking about preseason NFL football, some wise elder statesman says:  “preseason - it doesn’t count, but it does matter.”   If you’re like me, you’re beginning to wonder if it even matters any more.  Starters who used to play a game or two now play a series or two; the first week’s games looks like a bad college league, and the fourth ... Read more >>
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Draft Rewind 2011: Nate Solder, New England Patriots

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about NATE SOLDER: Colorado, 6082, 319, 4.96. Three-year starter. Moved from tight end to tackle the spring of 2008. A good athlete who can lock out and shock a defender in pass protection. Has a 32-inch vertical jump. Has quickness and functional strength. Easy light feet to slide laterally and adjust his block to a speed rusher. He can block the edge. Dominated Texas A&M pass rusher, Von Miller, in their head to head match up. ... Read more >>
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Draft Rewind 2007: Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said before ADRIAN PETERSON made the Minnesota Vikings' depth chart: Oklahoma, 6014, 217, 4.42. Junior entry, three-year starter. Powerful, strong, quick, and fast. Productive over career. Good quickness, agility, and balance for position. Classic downhill runner. Gets yards after initial contact. Hits zone stretch play hard and fast. Can make the long breakaway runs. Sudden initial quickness out of backfield. Lines up 8 yards deep. Runs ... Read more >>
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Draft Rewind 2015: DeVante Parker, Miami Dolphins

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about DEVANTE PARKER: Louisville, 6025, 209, 4.42. Three-year starter from Louisville, KY. He is a good enough athlete that Kentucky’s basketball coach John Calipari offered to let DeVante play basketball for the Wildcats while on football scholarship if he enrolled at Kentucky. Catches the ball at the highest point. Good playing quickness and speed. Rarely knocked off a route versus press coverage. Demonstrated an accelerated burst ... Read more >>
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Draft Rewind 2010: Rodger Saffold, Los Angeles Rams

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about RODGER SAFFOLD: Indiana, 6044, 312, 5.22. Three-and-a-half year starter. Nickname should be Baskin Robbins because he can satisfy so many tastes. Can play one of four positions of either guard or tackle. Plays with a good base as a run blocker and pass protector. Shuffles his feet and mirrors edge pass rushers. Quick to redirect. Strong week of practice for the East-West Shrine game. The most dominant offensive lineman on either ... Read more >>
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Draft Rewind 2013: Travis Kelce, Kansas City Chiefs

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about TRAVIS KELCE: Cincinnati, 6047, 255, 4.65. One-year starter. A people mover as a blocker. Led the Bearcats in receptions with 45, averaging 16 yards per catch. Brother Jason is the starting center for the Philadelphia Eagles. Plays in the slot or the end of the line of scrimmage. Moves well with good balance. Aggressive blocker who flashes explosiveness. Good feet and base. Snatches the ball in his reliable hands. Has the speed ... Read more >>
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