Henry Ruggs III RUMORS & NEWS

Henry Ruggs III

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  • Henry Ruggs avoids muscular damage to thigh in moving accident

    The Score "Las Vegas Raiders rookie receiver Henry Ruggs III did not sustain any muscular damage when he injured his thigh in a moving accident in May, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. " June 12

  • Henry Ruggs III expected to be fully recovered from injury in time for training camp

    Sportsnaut "Las Vegas Raiders rookie receiver Henry Ruggs recently suffered an accidental injury while helping a friend move. It should not affect his ability to get onto the field this summer during Raiders training camp, however. Last week, Raider Nation was sent into a bit of a tizzy when a..." June 11

  • Henry Ruggs expected to be fine after suffering injury while helping friend move

    Larry Brown Sports "Oakland Raiders wide receiver Henry Ruggs gave fans a scare on Sunday night when there were rumblings on social media that he suffered what sounded like a frightening injury, but fortunately the rookie is going to be fine. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Ruggs suffered some..." June 01

  • 5 favorites to win NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year

    Larry Brown Sports "The NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award can be tough to predict. It’s based as much on opportunity as anything else; if you don’t play as a rookie, you’re obviously not going to excel. Add in the uncertainty of predicting how a first-year player will adapt to the league,..." May 16

  • Raiders New WR Henry Ruggs Shows Off His Insane Speed and Footwork

    Total Pro Sports "Henry Ruggs has blazing speed on tape, but the actual numbers are just as impressive. There was a clear reason he was selected by the Raiders with the 12th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. The 21-year-old ran the fastest 40-yard dash time at the 2020 NFL combine, notching a time of..." May 15

  • Will Henry Ruggs or Jerry Jeudy be the better NFL wide receiver?

    Clutch Points "Alabama wide receivers Jerry Jeudy and Henry Ruggs made history during the 2020 NFL Draft becoming the first receivers from the same school in NFL history to be drafted in the top 15 of the same draft. That distinction will create some pressure for both prospects to succeed..." May 04

  • Which 2020 NFL Rookies Were Drafted by the Wrong Teams?

    Bleacher Report "During every NFL draft, a handful of players wind up on the wrong teams. Sometimes, the prospect doesn't make sense in a certain scheme or he's buried on the depth chart. In a few cases, a good player doesn't break out until much later in his career or even with a different..." May 03

  • Raiders decision to draft Henry Ruggs III influenced by Chiefs

    Clutch Points "Speedy Alabama wide receiver Henry Ruggs III is a certifiable Al Davis-type draft pick — that much is undeniable. New revelations point to the Las Vegas Raiders selecting the former Crimson Tide wideout in an effort to emulate the reigning Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs, one..." April 30

  • 3 bold predictions for Henry Ruggs III in his rookie season with the Raiders

    Clutch Points "Before the 2020 NFL Draft got underway, it was expected that the Las Vegas Raiders would select a playmaker early in the first round. Right on cue, the Raiders decided to select Henry Ruggs III out of Alabama with the No. 12 pick in the NFL Draft. When Las Vegas was on the..." April 25

  • Mike Mayock: Speed distinguished Henry Ruggs among WRs

    NFL.com "With the Raiders in the market for a receiver, they were in position to choose the one they preferred most, as the consensus top three of CeeDee Lamb, Jerry Jeudy and Henry Ruggs III were all still on the board by the 12th pick. They opted for the..." April 24

  • Mark Davis says father would have loved Henry Ruggs pick

    Larry Brown Sports "The Las Vegas Raiders nabbed arguably the best wide receiver in the 2020 NFL Draft when they selected former Alabama star Henry Ruggs with the 12th overall pick, and Mark Davis is confident the team would have made the same pick if his father were still around to oversee..." April 24

  • Raider Legend Charles Woodson Sends Strong Message to New Draftee

    Heavy "The Las Vegas Raiders needed a playmaker and they might have found the best one in the draft in Henry Ruggs. Sure, it could be argued that CeeDee Lamb or Jerry Jeudy would’ve been the better pick, but nobody had the same game-breaking ability that Ruggs..." April 24

  • Henry Ruggs III Broke NFL Draft Rules and Wore an Old Spice Robe After Being Picked By the Raiders

    The Big Lead "Henry Ruggs III was taken 12th overall by the Las Vegas Raiders. The wide receiver was the first pick in the history of the Vegas Raiders and was very happy to be selected. The Raiders were probably less happy about what was behind Jon Gruden after the pick was made. After he was picked he..." April 23

  • Raiders make Henry Ruggs III the first receiver selected with the No. 12 pick

    Pro Football Talk "A draft class thought to be stacked with talent at wide receiver say 11 selections made before the first receiver came off the board. The Las Vegas Raiders made Alabama’s Henry Ruggs III the first receiver selected in the 2020 NFL Draft. " April 23

  • Raiders, 49ers, Broncos, Eagles Eyeing Henry Ruggs

    Yardbarker "https://www.yardbarker.com/nfl/articles/alabama_wr_henry_ruggs_draws_interest_from_raiders_49ers_broncos_eagles/s1_14819_31828655 " April 23

  • It May Be Smoke, but Henry Ruggs III Would Make Chiefs Unstoppable

    Bleacher Report "With only a couple of days left until the 2020 NFL draft, the predraft rumors are flying by in swarms. Many more teams have been linked to either trading up or down in the first round on April 23 than those who haven't. One of the franchises linked to making a move up..." April 22

  • Could Chiefs be interested in trading up for Alabama WR Henry Ruggs III?

    USA Today "Many of the top players in the 2020 NFL Draft appear to be out of reach as the Kansas City Chiefs sit with the last pick in the first round at No. 32. Clemson LB Isaiah Simmons will be long gone. Ohio State CB Jeffrey Okudah and Florida CB C.J. Henderson will have new teams before the Chiefs..." April 20

  • Henry Ruggs “a little disappointed” with his 4.27-second 40-yard dash

    Yahoo! Sports "Alabama wide receiver Henry Ruggs ran a 4.27-second 40-yard dash in February, the fastest time at this year’s Scouting Combine and one of the fastest ever. But he wasn’t satisfied. Ruggs said on SiriusXM NFL Radio that he has run faster than that in training and..." April 11

  • 5 best playmakers in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "NFL teams want nothing more than to get a good playmaker in the NFL Draft. Teams want that help on either side of the ball; guys who get big sacks or blow up plays in the backfield are just as valuable as an explosive receiver or running back, after all. The only prerequisite is making big..." April 04

  • Henry Ruggs III sidelined with quad issue after blazing 40-time

    The Score "Henry Ruggs III was forced to sit out on-field drills at the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday after suffering a quad injury during the 40-yard dash. Ruggs, who was widely expected to be a star of this week's event, posted an official time of 4.27 seconds . " February 28

  • Henry Ruggs favored to run fastest Combine 40

    Pro Football Talk "With the NFL moving Scouting Combine workouts into prime time, the league is hoping for increased interest — which of course comes with betting on the Combine. Some sports books have started taking bets on the player who will run the fastest 40-yard dash, and the favorite..." February 18

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