Archive for January, 2010

Maurkice Pouncey to enter draft; brother Mike stays at UF

Florida junior offensive lineman Maurkice Pouncey will apply for entry into the 2010 NFL Draft, according to a school press release, but his twin brother, Mike, plans to return for his senior season.

Rennie Curran Makes His Intentions Official

As first reported by the NFL Draft Bible University of Georgia junior linebacker Rennie Curran announced Sunday plans to forego his final collegiate season and enter the NFL draft.

Cactus Bowl: Garza Named MVP In 16-0 Win

KINGSVILLE, TEXAS – The West All-Stars put together a superlative defensive effort in shutting out the East All-Stars, 16-0 at the 16th Valero Cactus Bowl on Friday night at Javelina Stadium.

Q&A: Dace Richardson

In our never-ending search to bring you the players you need to know first, the NFL Draft Bible goes one-on-one with Iowa offensive lineman Dace Richardson, fresh off the Hawkeyes Orange Bowl victory. The Big Ten All-Conference selection played three different positions this past year, displaying the type of versatility that has NFL scouts buzzing.

Tim Tebow To Play In Senior Bowl

Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports that Florida Gators quarterback Tim Tebow has decided to play in the Under Armour Senior Bowl the last week of January in Mobile, Ala., according to sources.

Rob Gronkowski Receives Mixed Grades

Arizona tight end Rob Gronkowski is still about 50-50 regarding the possibility of entering the NFL Draft, with a week to go before the deadline to declare, according to the Tuscan Citizen.

Carlton Mitchell Makes A Bull Rush To NFL

USF receiver Carlton Mitchell, the team’s top deep threat for the past three seasons, is skipping his senior year to enter the NFL draft, according to the St. Petersburg Times.

Coaching Staffs Named For Senior Bowl

Mobile, AL. (Jan. 8)—The season isn’t over just yet for both the Miami Dolphins and Detroit Lions, or at least not for their coaching staffs. Both staffs have been selected to coach the 2010 Under Armour Senior Bowl, game officials announced today. The Dolphins will coach the South squad in Mobile later this month, while the Lions will head up the North.

Report: Seahawks Sign Carroll; 5yr-$35M

USC coach Pete Carroll is close to a deal to coach the Seattle Seahawks, according to various sources. The Seahawks fired coach Jim Mora Friday after one season.

Texas Sophomore Earl Thomas Declares

Texas All-America safety Earl Thomas is leaving school after his sophomore season to enter the NFL draft.