Knowledgeable football fans know how important undrafted rookies can be to a football team. Exhibit one: Josh Cribbs. Are there any players with that potential in this year's group? Lane examines the performance of each of the Browns new rookie free agents in camp.
June 27, 2008
The Cleveland Browns have signed OL Nathan Bennett, WR Nate Hughes, DB Mil'Von James, DB Damon Jenkins, LB Asa Matthews, LB Xavier Mitchell and RB Austin Scott, the club announced Monday. All seven rookies participated in last weekend's rookie mini-camp on a tryout basis.
May 6, 2008
The 2008 NFL Draft is upon us. Fresno State Coach Pat Hill has sent at least one player to the NFL via the draft in 10 of his 11 seasons. The 2008 class might become the second not see a player drafted. Coming off a 4-8 season in 2006, the Bulldogs had four players taken in the seven-round draft. This year coming a 9-4 season, the Bulldogs have six prospects but none certain to be drafted.
April 25, 2008
The NFL Draft is just a few weeks away, and a handful of Bulldogs have a slight chance to be drafted. 2000 is the only year Coach Pat Hill has not had a player drafted in 11 seasons. Ten players took part in Fresno State's annual pro day last month. Jason Shirley tested well, but find out whom else had decent to good numbers.
April 7, 2008
The senior tackle is a tradition Pat Hill started in 1997. Every year during the last practice before the last home game, each senior gives a speech and gets one last tackle in front of his peers, friends, family, and fans. BarkBoard.com was present November 23 for Senior Tackle 2007; watch these memorable moments again or for the first time.
December 20, 2007