Grading the Draft: Indianapolis Colts

The Colts have been in dire need of defense since the selection of Peyton Manning in 1998. This was never more evident then after the shellacking they took from the Jets in the first round of the playoffs. So with several high profile defensive linemen, linebackers and cornerbacks available to them at pick 24 the decision was easy….
July 13, 2003

Grading the Draft: Buffalo Bills

Coming into January the Bills were without a pick in the first round thanks to the acquisition of Drew Bledsoe the prior year. That was not to be the case as in the end they received a late choice in the initial frame for Peerless Price. Then the fun began
June 14, 2003

Draft Analysis: Need #2 - Safety

Not since Bennie Blades and Willie Clay patrolled the deep secondary have the Detroit Lions had a pair of safeties who could really cut off the deep ball. In the fourth of a five-part series, Lions' insider Mike Fowler reviews the No. 2 need -- safety -- as the draft approaches.
April 20, 2003

The Underrated

You don't know me. The NFL pre-draft publications are ignoring me and focusing on players that I lapped in college. I'm not projected to be a first round pick, but I'm a good football player. Really!
April 11, 2003

2003 Draft Value Board

Getting closer to the draft, here is our value board for all seven rounds. Extra players have been added in the middle and late rounds in anticipation of compensatory selections, as well as two/three fence prospects in the early frames. We have a total of 263 players on our board, 261 were selected in the 2002 draft.
April 10, 2003