With the 2012 NFL Draft in the books, we can now say the Green Bay Packers made an emphatic attempt to improve the one facet they struggled in the most last season. General Manager Ted Thompson went away from his "best player on the board," motto and strictly went after defense. Not since 2004 had Green Bay started out their draft with three consecutive defensive players. … [Read more...] about Taking a look at the Green Bay Packers complete 2012 NFL Draft
Indianapolis Colts 2012 NFL Draft preview: Andrew Luck, then what?
New Indianapolis Colts GM Ryan Grigson made official Tuesday what we all pretty much knew back in January: the franchise will select Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck with the No. 1 pick in today's NFL Draft. Luck is billed as the most pro-ready quarterback prospect to enter the league since Peyton Manning, the man he's succeeding in Indianapolis. Some would go even further … [Read more...] about Indianapolis Colts 2012 NFL Draft preview: Andrew Luck, then what?
2012 NFL Draft – Top Defensive Lineman
Defensive End 1. Melvin Ingram, South Carolina (6-2, 264): One of the most versatile defensive lineman in the draft, Ingram could play in both the 3-4 as an OLB or speed DE, as well as play the traditional 4-3 defensive end. Ingram has pro-ready hand technique and frequently gets his man off balance. Prediction: Top-15 … [Read more...] about 2012 NFL Draft – Top Defensive Lineman
Michigan St. Football Tattoos Getting WAY Out of Control
The Spartans ink is getting really out of control. The Michigan State football program contains players trying to one-up one another in etching their green and white devotion into their skin. Here are the three biggest examples. … [Read more...] about Michigan St. Football Tattoos Getting WAY Out of Control
Michigan St. B1G Title Game Loss: Emotionally Devastating
The Michigan State Spartans pulled out all the stops last night, but it jsut wasn't enough. They out-gained the Wisconsin Badgers in yardage by a wide margin, and took advantage of some trick plays, but it still didn't yield a W. Like I said in my B1G Title game preview on Wednesday: This game has that Mark Dantonio “trickeration” feel. Like they could win the game on a … [Read more...] about Michigan St. B1G Title Game Loss: Emotionally Devastating