Pride of Detroit - Where are they now: Martin Mayhew's Detroit Lions draft picks
Martin Mayhew has been the Detroit Lions general manager for three NFL drafts. This means by now we have learned quite a bit about how his first class has panned out, and we are continuing to get a better idea of how his second class is performing.
CBS Sports/NFL Draft Scout - Weekly Rewind: Griffin III, Moore shine after Week 1 Rob Rang assesses the performances from Baylor's Robert Griffin III, Boise State's Kellen Moore, Georgia's Cordy Glenn, Boston College's Luke Kuechly and Western Kentucky's Andrew Jackson.
CBS Sports - The Big Picture: At first glance, Pac-12 seems lacking
Bruce Feldman breaks down the first week of college football. He wonders if there is a better lineman duo than Alabama bookends D.J. Fluker and Cyrus Kouandijo. This is worth pointing out because the massive Fluker (6-foot-6, 335 pounds) is a redshirt sophomore this season.
Optimum Scouting - Ranking the conference's based on projected 2012 NFL Draft picks
As I've mentioned before, the ACC may have the most talent in the upcoming draft. Eric Galko of Optimum Scouting agrees, projecting 42 players from the conference to be drafted next year. Interestingly, he has the Colonial Athletic Conference getting eight in draft, which is more than the Sun Belt or Western Athletic conferences.