NFL Draft Prospects | Scouting College Football – Where Do NFL Players Come From?

NFL Draft Prospects | Scouting College Football – Where Do NFL Players Come From?

Football Scouting, NFL Draft Prospects, NFL General Managers
NFL Draft Prospects | Scouting College Football – Where Do NFL Players Come From? By Ted Sundquist, The Football Educator As agents and scouts comb the country looking for NFL players, the first question that has to be asked is, “where do they start?” With thousands of players all over the country in various conferences, subdivisions, and divisions, the possibilities of missing talent that can help an NFL talent is real, unless they look in the appropriate places. (more…)
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NFL Draft Prospects | How the Steelers Approach the Draft

NFL Draft Prospects | How the Steelers Approach the Draft

Football Scouting, NFL News
NFL Draft Prospects | 'The Steelers Project' Part 1 By Lance Zierlein I wrote the article below last year, but I wanted to make it available once again now that our website has a larger following. While the information on how the Steelers approach the draft will speak for itself, I decided to go a step further with this piece in 2012. I decided to create "The Steelers Project". I took my own knowledge of the Steelers, studied Pittsburgh Steelers' General Manager Kevin Colbert's previous drafts/rosters and reached out to a few NFL insiders to get a feel for what it is that Pittsburgh looks for from prospects at each position.  Some position-specific traits are fairly clear while others are more vague. I used some of my own evaluations for…
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