NFL Scouting Veteran Joins

Tom Marino has signed on to be an NFL Expert for Marino has over 30 years experience as a professional scout, and he will be in charge of and oversee NFL Rankings on including but not limited to Free Agent, Draft, Fantasy.

"I'm excited to bring in a Scout into our family with the credentials of Tom Marino," said Scott Kennedy, Director of Online Programming for "Having been an NFL Scout for close to 30 years, he brings us a wealth of knowledge, expertise and experience that he will pass on to our readers."

Marino has been in the War Rooms, and he's excited about bringing his perspective to

"I want to give some perspective to the fans and the readers with some of the inside information that they normally wouldn't have and can't get anywhere else," said Marino. "We're going to do a lot of evaluating of players at their positions, owners, coaches and a lot of other things, trying to give them an insider's view.

I've been in the draft rooms for the thirty some years making decisions on players, and I'm hoping I can bring some unique perspectives to our readers at Scout."

Marino is a member of the Scout Hall of Fame with his work as an NFL Scout, and he has an impressive list of credentials.

St Louis Rams (NFL)    
Regional/National Talent Scout
June, 2000 – June, 2006

·    Rams primary post season workout scout.
·    Refined grading system with the implementation of a specific category for non-football athletes
·    Highest ranked scout over the six year period in draft-make %.

New Orleans Saints (NFL)                        
Regional/National Talent Scout
1986 – June 2000

·    Highest ranked scout evaluating college prospects in both percentage and prospects viewed from 1987 through the 2000 player draft.  
·    Appointed by Jim Finks to become the architect of Saints 1987 replacement team (signed 49 free agents within a three day period).  

New York Giants (NFL)
Regional/National Talent Scout
April, 1977 – June, 1982  

Dallas Cowboys (NFL)
Scouting / WFL consultant
November, 1975 – May 1976

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