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2015 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Preston Smith

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
Preston Smith

Mississippi State’s Preston Smith is one of the most versatile defensive linemen in the 2015 NFL Draft class. (Photo: jacksonfreepress.com)

DraftBrowns.com Editor: Brendan Leister

Mississippi State defensive end Preston Smith is one of the most talented defensive linemen I have come across while studying prospects for the 2015 NFL Draft class.  At 6’5″, 271 lbs. with 10 5/8″ hands, 34″ arms, and a broad physique, Smith has good size for the position with room to add weight.  He will turn 23 during his rookie season. (more…)


2015 NFL Draft Scouting Report: T.J. Clemmings

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
The Browns will have to consider Pitt OT T.J. Clemmings if he is available in the second round

The Browns will have to consider Pitt OT T.J. Clemmings if he is available in the second round

DraftBrowns.com Writer: Justin Higdon

T. J. Clemmings
School: Pittsburgh
Position: OT
Height: 6’4 5/8”
Weight: 309 pounds
Arms: 35 1/8”
Hands: 10 3/8”
UPC Tier: Blue (see here for explanation of UPC)
Date of Birth: 11/18/1991
Bench: 22 reps
40-yard: 5.14
Vertical: 32.5”
Broad: 111”
Three-cone: 7.68
Short Shuttle: 4.54 (more…)


2015 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Clive Walford

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
NCAA Football: Florida A&M at Miami

Miami’s Clive Walford stands out as a well-rounded talent in a heavily criticized tight end class. (photo: usatoday.com)

DraftBrowns.com Editor: Brendan Leister

University of Miami tight end Clive Walford is a a well-rounded tight end prospect with good upside.  He has good size for the position at 6’4″, 251 lbs. with large hands (10 1/4″) and long arms (34″).  He will turn 24 years old during his rookie season. (more…)


2015 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Ameer Abdullah

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
Ameer Abdullah is one of the most talented running backs in the 2015 NFL Draft class. (Photo: bleacherreport.com)

Ameer Abdullah is one of the most talented running backs in the 2015 NFL Draft class. (Photo: bleacherreport.com)

DraftBrowns.com Editor: Brendan Leister

Ameer Abdullah is one of the most complete running backs in the 2015 NFL Draft class.  He is a very smooth runner with below average size for the position (5’9”, 205 lbs.) and a toned frame.  He will be a 22-year old rookie. (more…)


2015 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Garrett Grayson

Sunday, March 1st, 2015
Garrett Grayson

Colorado State quarterback Garrett Grayson has a chance to stand out in a mediocre class for quarterbacks. (Photo: zimbio.com)

DraftBrowns.com Editor: Brendan Leister

Colorado State’s Garrett Grayson is a talented quarterback with nice upside.  He possesses average size for the position at 6’2″, 213 lbs. and has large hands (10 inches).  He will be a 24-year old rookie.  (more…)


2015 NFL Draft: Senior Bowl Weigh-in Notes

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

DraftBrowns.com Staff Writer: Justin Higdon

I’m not in Mobile, Alabama for this year’s Senior Bowl practices, but I will be following along with my colleagues in attendance, and with the NFL Network’s TV coverage. This morning the festivities kicked off with the weigh-ins, and in many ways this may be the most crucial part of the week. Many teams and evaluators (myself included) have thresholds for height, weight, hand size, and arm length depending on the player’s position. For full weigh-in results you can check in over at draftbreakdown, but here are some of my thoughts on today’s results. (more…)






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