Monthly Archives: April 2009

NFL Draft Review – Quarterbacks

by Ryan Lester of Lester’s Legends The NFL Draft is behind us.  Let’s check out the players and where they landed. Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions Did the Lions select Stafford because they believe he is a franchise Quarterback or did … Continue reading

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NFL Draft, A Brief Look Back

by Matt Soltysiak The NFL draft never plays out exactly how most envision.  Last weekend, was no exception.  The Detroit Lions did sign Matthew Stafford the night before, making him the highest paid number one pick in the history of … Continue reading

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NFL Draft Thoughts

by Ryan Lester of Lester’s Legends 1.  There will be more trades involving established players.  The sagging economy will rear its ugly head as less profitable teams will attempt to unload their undesirable contracts.  Look for teams like Jacksonville and … Continue reading

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NFL Mock Draft – Version 2

by Matt Soltysiak & Eric Stashin We are less than two days shy of the NFL draft and there are certainly plenty of rumors making the rounds, as well as a few transactions since our original mock draft.  Let’s take … Continue reading

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Tony Gonzalez Lands in Atlanta

by Matt Soltysiak Many draft experts expected the Falcons to select Brandon Pettigrew in the NFL draft, but that no longer appears to be necessary.  The Chiefs traded Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta for a 2010 second round pick. A quick … Continue reading

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NFL Draft Preview – Percy Harvin

by Ryan Lester Percy is perhaps the most versatile player available in the draft.  He caught 133 passes for 1929 yards and 13 TDs.  He ran for 1851 yards and 19 TDs on 194 carries.  I’m just a little skeptical … Continue reading

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Holt signs with Jacksonville

by Ryan Lester of Lester’s Legends ESPN is reporting that Torry Holt has agreed to a three-year contract with the Jacksonville Jagaurs.  The contract has accelerators that will pay him more if he performs well.  The move is great for … Continue reading

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NFL Draft Preview – Jeremy Maclin

by Ryan Lester of Lester’s Legends Missouri WR Jeremy Maclin followed up a terrific Freshman season (80 catches, 1055 yards, 9 TDs, 375 rushing yards, 4 rushing TDs) with an even better Sophomore season (102 catches, 1260 yards, 13 TDs, 293 … Continue reading

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NFL Draft Preview – Michael Crabtree

by Ryan Lester of Lester’s Legends Michael Crabtree put together one of the finest two-year stretches in NCAA history.  As a Freshman at Texas Tech he caught an amazing 134 passes for 1962 yards and 22 TDs.  Last year he … Continue reading

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NFL Draft Preview – Shonn Greene

by Ryan Lester of Lester’s Legends I continue my NFL Draft Previe with a look at Iowa RB Shonn Greene.  Shonn came out of nowhere after not playing in 2007 for academic reason and having 69 carries in 2005 & 2006.  … Continue reading

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