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Patriots Come to Terms with First Round Pick LB Dont’a Hightower

The Patriots signed first-round draft choice Dont’a Hightower on Thursday to a four-year contract. Hightower, 22, was selected by New England with the 25th overall pick in April. The 6-foot-3, 270-pound linebacker from Alabama was a finalist for the Chuck Bednarik, Butkus and Lombardi Awards, and was a consensus All-American in 2011. Hightower started 42 […]

Gridiron Gab 2012 NFL Mock Draft V 2.0

Click HERE To Read Last Weeks V 1.0 Draft 1. Indianapolis Colts- (Andrew Luck, QB, Stanford) This pick isn’t going to change, no matter how much RG3 dominated at last weeks combine. Luck did well enough, and next week when Peyton Manning is gone, the pick will be more cemented than ever. 2. Washington Redskins- […]

Analyzing The 2012 NFL Draft Class – Defense

Defensive End 1. Quinton Coples, DE, North Carolina, 6’6 275 2. Melvin Ingram, DE, South Carolina, 6’2 272 3. Jared Crick, DE, Nebraska, 6’4 285 4. Whitney Mercilus, DE, Illinois, 6’3 265 5. Nick Perry, DE, Southern California, 6’3 250 Overall: This is a very solid group of prospects from top to bottom. The concern […]

Top Mid-Season Prospects for 2012 NFL Draft- Defense

NFL Draft Analyst Abe Munch Defensive End 1. Quinton Coples, Sr, North Carolina, 6’6 285 – Blessed with great size and athletic ability, Coples looks like he was created to play defensive end in the NFL. You can’t miss him, he’s a constant threat against the run and pass and is rarely singled up; constantly […]