Mocking the Draft

Football's most talent-rich cities

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Jamie Newberg reviewed the last three NFL Drafts, with an eye for where players come from. While South Florida (and specifically, Miami/Dade) has the most picks, Mobile and South Georgia top the region in per capita Draft picks. Also: 2014 NFL Draft picks by school and conference.

Browns owner forced Manziel pick; Bills wanted 1

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The first round of the 2014 NFL Draft could have played out much differently had some of these trades taken place.

Workhorse backs aren't obsolete ... yet

College runners and fans alike might miss the days of running backs being taken in the first round, but the evolution to running back by committee is both a good thing and a return to football's...

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Ranking the best of the draft's undrafted

Dan Rubenstein runs down the best of the undrafted pack and why they could make some noise for the NFL teams they selected in free agency.

How 2-star recruits get drafted

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It's not usually because major college football programs and recruiting analysts miss on elite high school prospects.

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2014 NFL Draft grades: AFC South

The Texans may have been the team of the 2014 NFL Draft, while the rest of the AFC South hopes that first-round gambles pan out (including the Colts and Trent Richardson). Dan Rubenstein and Matt...

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2014 NFL Draft grades: AFC North

The Ravens, Steelers and Bengals loaded up on defensive talent, just in time for Johnny Football's debut in Cleveland. Dan Rubenstein and Matt Ufford break down draft weekend for the AFC North.

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2014 NFL Draft grades: AFC East

All four teams in the AFC East had significant roster questions entering the 2014 NFL Draft. Dan Rubenstein and Matt Ufford break down who addressed their needs the best, and who splurged for...

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2014 NFL Draft grades: AFC West

Dan Rubenstein and Matt Ufford grade the draft for the AFC West and discuss perhaps the biggest shocker of the weekend -- the Raiders were actually pretty shrewd!

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2014 NFL Draft grades: NFC South

The NFC South spent extravagantly on the offensive side of the ball. Dan Rubenstein and Matt Ufford discuss whether Brandin Cooks, Jake Matthews, Kelvin Benjamin and Mike Evans will be worth their...

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