Scouts are wary of hailed improvements and once-in-a-lifetime performances at on-campus pro days, and you should be too. NFLDraftScout.com publisher Frank Cooney breaks down how teams dissect pro day numbers.
While teams selecting in the top 10 are in position to nab potential building blocks, perennial playoff contenders like Baltimore, Dallas, Seattle and New England could use the draft to find cheap alternatives to expensive veterans. No club appears to be in better position to fill a key area of need than the Packers.
Edge players Vic Beasley (4.53), Randy Gregory (4.57) and Dante Fowler (4.61) put the speed in speed rusher Sunday morning. Their competitors among off-line of scrimmage linebackers, however, struggled in the 40-yard dash.
Heisman hopeful Brett Hundley will get all of the buzz with five touchdowns to help beat Arizona State in Tempe but noteworthy performances from several UCLA defenders could prove just as memorable for NFL scouts.
NFLDraftScout.com's top-rated senior defender Anthony Barr gets plenty of fanfare but his teammates Eric Kendricks, Jordan Zumwalt and freshman sensation Myles Jack also turned heads against the Oregon Ducks.
With the NCAA basketball tourney in full swing, it's interesting to look at how some of these longshots, especially Florida Gulf Coast --a 1,000-to-1 shot just to win its region a week ago -- have done. In the same spirit, let's take a look at some of the juicier team odds to win the 2014 BCS title.