NFL Draft: Running Backs Stock Sliding?

The Patriots are in need of a running back with Fred Taylor all but retiring and the other veterans on the team playing beyond their years. But looking at the 2011 Draft class, are any of these prospects worthy of a being taken by New England? A closer look reveals that teams may not need to spend a high pick on a back.
April 11, 2011

Cards might be in the market for power runner

The Cardinals have three solid running backs on the roster, but a powerful runner might fill an open void.
April 6, 2011

A Combine of Opportunity

Players are invited to the NFL Scouting Combine based on their potential for the next level. Past performance is thrown out the window in what becomes a basic skills test. Here is a look at 10 players who could see their value increase exponentially with a big time performance at this week's Combine in Indianapolis.
February 22, 2011

Updated: Clay Will Test NFL Waters

One day after junior defensive end J.J. Watt threw his name into the 2011 NFL Draft, junior running back John Clay announces he will forgo his senior season and head for the NFL.
January 7, 2011

AUDIO: Rose Bowl Post Game - John Clay

Eclipsing 1,000 yards for the second straight season, John Clay finished with 76 yards on 11 carries and one touchdown, but it wasn't enough to beat No.3 TCU Saturday at the Rose Bowl.
January 1, 2011

Avoiding A Crash Decision

When P.J. Hill declared for the NFL draft, he hadn't told a soul at the University of Wisconsin, especially not running back coach John Settle. With John Clay debating about next season, Settle has made sure his star running back and him have open dialogue to make an educated decision.
December 25, 2010

A Simple Concept for UW's Backs

With three healthy running backs in the rotation, all with over 880 rushing yards and 13 touchdowns, Wisconsin has to find a way to get all three backs involved against the nation's No.1 defense in TCU. The simple way to determining playing time: practice production.
December 15, 2010

Notes: Clay to Sit Saturday

With his knee not quite at 100 percent, Wisconsin junior running back John Clay will be used only in an emergency situation on Saturday at Michigan.
November 18, 2010