ESPN.com - Andrew Luck says he's hoping to play right away
Andrew Luck is willing to learn from Peyton Manning. He just wants everyone to know he's ready to play next season, too. The Stanford quarterback said Thursday he could coexist as Manning's teammate even though his preference would be to play immediately.
CBS Sports - Senior Bowl begins intense scouting process
Following the Senior Bowl, most NFL personnel convene back at team headquarters to begin draft meetings. The meetings typically involve scouting staff eager to begin the cross-check work on players that stood out during the all-star game circuit. Depending on the club, the coaching staff might also participate in meetings as teams prepare for the annual scouting combine to be held in Indianapolis the final week of February.
Boston Herald - Drafting of Gronkowski, Hernandez redefined Pats offense
Rob Gronkowski was deemed a medical risk because of a back injury. Aaron Hernandez had the proverbial character issues draped around his neck like an albatross.