Posts Tagged ‘Ryan Mallett’

The Curious Case of New Patriots QB Ryan Mallett

“With the 74th pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, the New England Patriots select Ryan Mallett, quarterback Arkansas”. What happened? How could a prospect with Mallett’s physical tools, football intelligence, and accomplishments in the SEC conference fall to the 3rd round of the NFL Draft? Quarterbacks are selected in the 3rd round every year, but […]

Redskins Had No Real Interest in Top QB Prospects in 2011 Draft

ESPN’s Adam Schefter dropped an interesting bit of news last Friday, in his blog on ESPN.com. A reader named “Brendan” from North Carolina asked Schefter about the Redskins quarterback situation going into 2011, and Schefter initially responded with this: “For now, Brendan, it looks like [John] Beck. But let’s clear up some loose ends. Washington […]

Tough to Argue with the Picks of Belichick and the Patriots

The 2010 draft spoiled Patriots fans. It was the first year Belichick appeared to target specific needs and aim to fill them. The Patriots needed a bruising inside linebacker, so they drafted the obvious choice Brandon Spikes. In need of an outside linebacker pass rusher, he picked Jermaine Cunningham. Then he filled in the void […]

Patriots Plan For Post-Brady; Select Arkansas QB Mallett At #74 In Round Three

The New Era To Follow Brady? NFL Draft Gab’s Scouting Report: Ryan Mallett, QB, Arkansas, 6’6 238 Games Scouted: 2009– Texas A&M, Auburn, Troy, Mississippi, Florida, LSU, East Carolina. 2010– Georgia, Alabama, Texas A&M, Vanderbilt, South Carolina, UTEP, LSU, Ohio St. Position Ranking: #1 Technique/Mechanics: Carries the football high, at chest level, and maintains height […]

Patriots Coach Belichick Talks On Why the Team Talked with Mallett and Locker

The Patriots had official pre-draft visits with Washington quarterback Jake Locker and Arkansas quarterback Ryan Mallett. This had some wondering if the the Patriots were looking for the successor to Tom Brady. Ian Rapoport of the Boston Herald asked why they met with both quarterbacks. “When you’re picking where we are, in the teens or […]

Two-Round 2011 NFL Mock Draft (Part 2)

Is Kendall Hunter the next Ray Rice? Skilled players on the offensive side of the ball are in high demand during round two. To read Round 1 click HERE #33 New England Patriots: Bruce Carter, OLB, North Carolina #34 Buffalo Bills: Nate Solder, OT, Colorado #35 Cincinnati Bengals: Andy Dalton, QB, Texas Christian #36 Denver […]

QB Ryan Mallett Thinks He Could “Thrive” With Vikes

Ryan Mallett has been one of the most vocal quarterback prospects in this draft class.  In fact, lately he has even been talking more than Cam Newton who, at times, seems incapable of shutting up. Mallett has gone into full blown “Clausen Mode” as he attempts to use the media, and anyone else that will […]

Could the Seahawks Be Thinking of Drafting Arkansas QB Mallett?

Rob Rang of CBSSports reports the Seahawks will be flying in Arkansas quarterback Ryan Mallett to their team headquarters, according to a source. Seahawks’ General Manager John Schneider was at Mallett’s Pro Day workout which is believed to be the only Pro Day workout Schneider has attended so far this year. Secondly, the Seahawks could […]