NFL Prospects Rumors & News

  • Chargers: 3 reasons Los Angeles cannot afford to pass on Justin Herbert

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers have the sixth pick in the upcoming 2020 NFL Draft. There are a lot of different directions they can go with that spot. However, there is one thing that they have to do. If Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert is there, Los Angeles simply..." January 18

  • Father says Joe Burrow has no problem with Cincinnati

    Pro Football Talk "Exhale, Bengals fans. There won’t be an Eli Manning situation at the top of this year’s draft. Jimmy Burrow, whose son Joe is likely to be the first pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, said his son has no qualms about being drafted by Cincinnati if that’s how it..." January 17

  • Bengals: Joe Burrow 'checks off a lot of boxes' as QB prospect "In between meetings and film work prepping for the Senior Bowl, Bengals offensive coordinator Brian Callahan and his quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt can't help but smile when the topic is LSU quarterback Joe Burrow. They may not know yet if he's going to join them next week..." January 16

  • Joe Burrow has moxie, swagger and leadership skills. Dolphins need those things

    USA Today "There’s this photo that’s circulating, for good reason, of LSU quarterback Joe Burrow, all purple and gold and a champion. Burrow is sitting with his legs crossed, puffing on a championship cigar, staring off into the distance as if to say, ‘Yeah,..." January 15

  • Tua Tagovailoa Expected To Throw For Teams By April

    Alabama "Former Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who declared last week for the 2020 NFL Draft, is expected to be healthy by April and able to participate in a throwing workout for prospective teams. Longtime NFL agent Leigh Steinberg, whom Tagovailoa hired last week, told..." January 15

  • Joe Burrow on Skyline Chili: 'Cincinnati's gonna hate me — I hate that stuff'

    USA Today "Here's something about Joe Burrow that might not sit well with fans in Cincinnati. Count the Heisman Trophy winner, LSU star quarterback and national champion among celebrities and sports figures who don't care for Skyline Chili, the popular Cincinnati-based chain of..." January 15

  • Isaiah Simmons Makes NFL Draft Case to Lions With Versatile Performance

    Heavy "The Detroit Lions were a captive audience for the battle between LSU and Clemson like everyone in America, and what they saw from Isaiah Simmons should have opened their eyes. Simmons was one of the most impressive players on the field all night long even in..." January 14

  • Miami WR Jeff Thomas could be a late-round steal for the New York Giants

    Clutch Points "The New York Giants could be getting a steal if they decide to select Miami wide receiver Jeff Thomas in one of the last few rounds in April. Golden Tate, Darius Slayton, and Sterling Shepard are all under contract for next season, but Thomas would be a project guy, not someone who..." January 14

  • Should the Titans take a look at Clemson RB Travis Etienne in the 2020 NFL Draft?

    Clutch Points "The Tennessee Titans could be looking for a running back this offseason and if that ends up being the case the team should take a close look at Clemson Tigers standout Travis Etienne. The Titans are expected to have over $57 million in cap space heading into the 2020 season,..." January 14

  • Bengals can’t possibly screw up the Joe Burrow pick, right?

    Sportsnaut "LSU quarterback Joe Burrow finished up his collegiate career with yet another brilliant performance in a blowout win over the Clemson Tigers in Monday night’s National Championship Game. Burrow tallied 521 total yards and six touchdowns,..." January 14

  • Texas Tech LB Jordyn Brooks could be a perfect first-round fit for the Packers

    Clutch Points "The Green Bay Packers have a solid linebacker corps, but adding Jordyn Brooks out of Texas Tech could be the move that turns it into an elite squad. Preston Smith and Za’Darius Smith are both strong anchors of the defense and are under contract for the next few years. Blake..." January 13

  • Tua Tagovailoa Signs With Same Agent as NFL MVP

    Heavy "Former Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback, Tua Tagovailoa, announced earlier this week that he will be forgoing his senior season with the Crimson Tide and entering the 2020 NFL Draft. Shortly after the decision, another major announcement was made about arguably the most..." January 11

  • 5 Teams That Could Trade up With Lions for Tua Tagovailoa

    Heavy "The Detroit Lions have a mighty tempting option that became available to them in terms of their standing in the NFL Draft with the news that Tua Tagovailoa would be skipping his senior season to head to the NFL. Now, with Tagovailoa on the board, seemingly anything is..." January 09

  • Justin Herbert has accepted Senior Bowl invite

    Oregonian " Justin Herbert will start his NFL journey in Mobile. Oregon’s quarterback accepted an invite to the Senior Bowl. Tuesday and will join former teammates Shane Lemieux and Troy Dye at the premier college all-star game, played Jan. 25 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile,..." January 08

  • Writer Explains Lions Draft Decision With Tua Tagovailoa

    Detroit Free Press "Bob Quinn’s decision at the top of April’s NFL draft just got more interesting. Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa officially declared for the draft on Monday, saying he’ll forgo his final season of eligibility after leading the Crimson Tide to a 22-2..." January 07

  • Tua NFL draft odds: Will Tagovailoa be a top-5 pick?

    The Score "Healthy or not, Tua Tagovailoa is going pro. The former Alabama quarterback announced Monday that he was declaring for the 2020 NFL Draft, ending weeks of speculation about whether a severe hip injury would keep him in college for another..." January 07

  • Texas WR Collin Johnson might just be the weapon Aaron Rodgers and the Packers need

    Clutch Points "The Green Bay Packers finished 13-3 this season with the No. 2 seed in the NFC. This was a team that found ways to win close games. They did not have the explosive offense that they have gotten used to in the Aaron Rodgers era. The Packers finished 18th in total offense...." January 06

  • Washington QB Jacob Eason could be a great project for the Colts in the second round

    Clutch Points "The Indianapolis Colts could be in the market for a quarterback this offseason and Washington Huskies standout Jacob Eason could make a lot of sense. At 6-foot-6 and 227 pounds, Eason looks like the prototypical NFL quarterback, and his play on the field matches his body. He has a..." January 06

  • Most Likely NFL Draft Landing Spots For Tua Tagovailoa

    The Big Lead "It's official: Tua Tagovailoa is no longer a member of the Alabama Crimson Tide and will enter the NFL draft, as he announced in a press conference on Monday. The talent he's shown is obvious to even us armchair general managers, but where exactly he'll be selected come April will..." January 06

  • Tua Tagovailoa being compared to Drew Brees heading into 2020 NFL Draft

    Sportsnaut "Tua Tagovailoa said goodbye to his college career on Monday with an announcement that he is declaring for the 2020 NFL Draft, and he’s already being compared to an NFL legend. Per Albert Breer of The MMQB, Alabama coaches have been telling NFL scouts a good comparison for..." January 06

  • Four more spots in 2020 NFL Draft order filled in

    Pro Football Talk "The Patriots not being involved in the divisional round of the playoffs is unusual enough. Having them involved so early in next year’s annual selection meeting will be peculiar as well. With the results of the wild card weekend in the books, four more slots in the..." January 06

  • Florida State RB Cam Akers would make sense as a fourth-round target for the Chargers

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers might have a need at running back this offseason and if that turns out to be the case, the team should look at Florida State back Cam Akers in the fourth round. Austin Ekeler is a restricted free agent this offseason, but all signs point towards him being back..." January 03

  • The Panthers should already be looking at Penn State WR KJ Hamler in the NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The Carolina Panthers have a solid wide receiver corps, but adding Penn State wideout KJ Hamler would be a big upgrade, especially as the third guy. DJ Moore is under contract for a few more years, but Curtis Samuel is only under contract for next season, and there is no guarantee the..." January 03

  • Dwayne Haskins tells Chase Young ‘see you soon’ after star DE declares for draft

    Larry Brown Sports "The Washington Redskins just hired a new head coach and are still in the process of rebuilding their football operations department, but Dwayne Haskins seems to think he already knows what they are planning to do in the upcoming NFL Draft. Ohio State star Chase Young announced on..." January 03

  • Why the Titans should consider Utah State quarterback Jordan Love

    Clutch Points "The Tennessee Titans look like they have found their quarterback for the next few years in Ryan Tannehill. However, it also wouldn’t be a bad idea for the team to take a strong look at Utah State quarterback Jordan Love. Love went through a coaching change this season..." January 02

  • The Cowboys should look into drafting Purdue tight end Brycen Hopkins

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Cowboys have a serious need at tight end. Therefore, it would make a lot of sense to draft Purdue Boilermakers’ standout Brycen Hopkins. Current starting tight end Jason Witten has said he will decide his future in the next few weeks, but even if he does..." January 02

  • Clemson RB Travis Etienne and the Buccaneers make an awful lot of sense in the NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers need to try and create a one-two punch out of the backfield this year, and drafting Travis Etienne of the Clemson Tigers would get that job done. The teams just spent a second-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft on Ronald Jones and he has been strong..." January 02

  • Alabama WR DeVonta Smith would make sense for the Colts in the NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The Indianapolis Colts went 7-9 in 2019. While that record is nothing to write home about, it’s a lot better than many were expecting. Right before the start of the regular season, Andrew Luck retired. That left the team without their star quarterback. Suddenly, a..." January 02

  • CeeDee Lamb leaving Oklahoma for NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "Oklahoma was quickly eliminated from the College Football Playoff in a one-sided loss to LSU on Saturday, and they will be losing arguably their best playmaker. " December 29

  • 2020 NFL Mock Draft 2.0: The Bengals are on the clock, and Chase Young is the pick

    Fox Sports "With one week left in the NFL regular season, here’s what we know for certain about the 2020 NFL Draft: The Cincinnati Bengals are on the clock. We’ll have four months to debate Chase Young vs Joe Burrow. And to be clear, I wouldn’t rule out Tua sneaking into the..." December 26

  • Texas WR Collin Johnson and the Jaguars might make a perfect match

    Clutch Points "The Jacksonville Jaguars have no sense of direction at the moment. Doug Marrone may or may not be out of town and the team recently parted ways with Tom Coughlin. Rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew has been starting games for Jacksonville with Nick Foles on the bench. The..." December 23

  • Tua Tagovailoa's curious 'decisions' tweet has Dolphins fans thinking about future

    The Sports Daily "Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is still undecided as it relates to his NFL future. He’s a junior, and does have another year of college eligibility remaining, if he chooses to pursue that route.  " December 20

  • The Miami Dolphins should wait for Trevor Lawrence in 2021

    Clutch Points "Ryan Fitzpatrick is fun, but he’s not the answer. Josh Rosen could be the answer, but he hasn’t turned potential into production on two different teams. The Miami Dolphins need a quarterback in the worst way. The Dolphins have the opportunity to grab..." December 20

  • What Giants are saying about awkward Chase Young tank race

    New York Post "This is still a collision sport in which peer pressure virtually demands you play with pain and with broken bones and worry about CTE later in life. You sacrifice your body for the good of the team and the thrill of victory and for your future employment. The risks are not worth the..." December 20

  • Patriots should take a hard look at Oklahoma’s Jalen Hurts in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The New England Patriots should have interest in Oklahoma’s Jalen Hurts. After an outstanding season, Hurts might have played himself into the top three rounds of the 2020 NFL Draft. The already deep quarterback class is now deeper with Hurts in the..." December 17

  • Stanford CB Paulson Adebo and the Vikings could be a match in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The Minnesota Vikings are a dangerous team in the NFC. They are currently 10-4 and one game behind the Green Bay Packers in the NFC North. The two teams will matchup in Week 16 in the biggest game of the season for both sides. Minnesota will have to figure out their..." December 16

  • Adam Schefter: No One in NFL Believes Chase Young is Returning to Ohio State

    The Big Lead "From the horse's mouth, Ohio State defensive end Chase Young said he doesn't have any plan to go pro after this season and wants to return to Ohio State for his senior season. "I'm just worried about just beating Clemson right now," he said. " December 16

  • Alabama RB Najee Harris might be an ideal fit for the Miami Dolphins

    Clutch Points "The Miami Dolphins will need an overhaul and upgrade at most positions on the field. One of them is at running back. There is a ton of running back talent in the 2020 NFL Draft class including Alabama’s Najee Harris. Mark Walton leads the Dolphins in rushing this..." December 06

  • The Texans should be considering Ohio State RB J.K. Dobbins

    Clutch Points "Coming into the college football season, there were three running backs expected to be the top prospects in the nation. Wisconsin’s Jonathan Taylor, Clemson’s Travis Etienne, and Georgia’s D’Andre Swift were viewed as the big three. Throughout the season, a new front..." December 06

  • Johnny Manziel Back In Business

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel has a job in pro sports again! TMZ Sports has learned the former QB inked a promotional deal with DAZN to promote the big Anthony Joshua vs. Andy Ruiz rematch this weekend ... which is going down at the same time as the SEC..." December 06

  • Could Tua Tagovailoa Be Tom Brady’s Heir To Patriots’ Quarterback Throne?

    NESN "The New England Patriots’ struggles on offense have led to questions about their quarterback’s future, which has led to speculation that a highly-touted college hurler could fall into their lap. Patriots fans are beginning to accept that all good things unfortunately do come to an..." December 05

  • Dolphins should send signal to Tua Tagovailoa: Yes, we still want you

    USA Today "For the owner of the Miami Dolphins, Stephen Ross, this seems the ideal moment to send a message to Tuscaloosa, Alabama. We still want you, Tua! Perhaps Ross and his team can send up the Bat signal at his Hudson Yards real estate development in New York and..." December 05

  • Roger Goodell Consulted With Owners On Colin Kaepernick Workout

    Pro Football Rumors "There was a lot that was unclear surrounding the circumstances of how the recent Colin Kaepernick workout came to be. We heard a couple of weeks ago that commissioner Roger Goodell made the decision to organize the workout himself, and in an unusual way. He..." December 01

  • The Colts and Michigan WR Nico Collins would be a great match in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The Indianapolis Colts need help. Should they look here? After a breakout 632-yard, six-touchdown season as a sophomore in 2018, Birmingham native and current Michigan wide receiver Nico Collins is enjoying a similarly successful season. Racking up 31 catches for 649 yards..." November 27

  • The Lions should consider taking a flier on Oklahoma QB Jalen Hurts in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "Jalen Hurts decided to transfer to Oklahoma; it seems it was the right decision. Now the Detroit Lions, rising on the draft board due to recent losses, have their own decision. Oklahoma has produced two straight Heisman Trophy winners who were taken first overall in the draft...." November 27

  • Alabama DT Raekwon Davis should already be a consideration for the Packers in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The Green Bay Packers can add to their defense even more. After compiling 69 tackles and 8.5 sacks in 2017 as a sophomore for the national champion Alabama Crimson Tide, interior defensive lineman Raekwon Davis hasn’t taken the “next step” from a statistical..." November 27

  • The Raiders and South Carolina DL Javon Kinlaw would make a lot of sense in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "Can South Carolina defensive lineman Javon Kinlaw fit in Las Vegas? After trading star pass-rusher Khalil Mack prior to the 2018 and then subsequently compiling an embarrassing 13 total sacks that season, Mike Mayock, Jon Gruden and the Oakland Raiders have made rebuilding the..." November 27

  • The Redskins should already be looking at Oregon TE Jacob Breeland in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Clutch Points "The 2019 NFL Draft saw two tight ends get selected in the first round. T.J. Hockenson and Noah Fant were both top-20 selections. In 2020, Jacob Breeland could continue the trend of first round tight ends. Breeland has quickly emerged as one of Justin Herbert’s favorite targets...." November 27

  • Veteran backup Josh Johnson among three QBs signed by XFL

    ESPN "Veteran NFL backup Josh Johnson was among three quarterbacks signed by the XFL on Friday ahead of a supplemental round to its inaugural draft, raising the total of league-distributed quarterbacks to 11. Johnson, who started three games for the Washington..." November 22

  • NFL Draft odds: Joe Burrow favored to go No. 1 after Tua Tagovailoa's injury

    The Score "Five months ago, it would've seemingly taken a miracle for Joe Burrow to be picked No. 1 overall in the 2020 NFL Draft. Now, with five months left until the draft, it'd be a surprise if he wasn't. A lot has changed for the LSU quarterback, who's now..." November 21