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Kiper's new Big Board for the 2022 NFL draft: Top 25 prospects and why there's a new No. 1 QB
Mel Kiper updates his rankings for next April's NFL draft, including a few risers and fallers among his top 25 prospects.
Answering NFL draft questions for teams with potential top-five picks: What could the Lions, Giants and Eagles do?
Will Detroit or Houston pursue a quarterback? Will the Jets focus on defense? We answered key questions for teams headed toward early draft picks next spring.
- Senior Bowl change aims to aid prospects, teams
- Dallas, L.A., Indy to bid to host 2023 combine
- HBCU prospects to have pre-NFL draft combine
- NFL draft draws 160K, points to 'brighter days'
Projected 2022 NFL draft order: Winless Lions have the No. 1 pick
The Eagles and Giants are projected to have two top-10 picks each, but it's Detroit at the top. Here's how the ESPN Football Power Index sees Round 1.
Kiper picks first-round sleepers for the 2022 NFL draft: Six prospects who could rise
Michigan safety Daxton Hill is among the ascending prospects who could go high in next April's draft.
Kiper stacks the NFL draft's potential first-round QBs: Top five, plus risers from the weekend
What does Desmond Ridder do well? What about Malik Willis? Mel Kiper checks in on the top signal-caller prospects.
Kiper's NFL draft mailbag: What's wrong with Spencer Rattler? How good is Matt Corral?
The Oklahoma quarterback has been inconsistent, while Ole Miss' signal-caller has been nearly flawless. Mel Kiper answers questions from readers.
Triple threat: Eagles could make history in 2022 NFL draft
Philadelphia is on track to be the first team with three selections in the top 15 of the draft in more than 50 years.
Why having Trey Lance helps the 49ers prepare for Seahawks
The 49ers ranked 31st against rushing QBs in 2020, but Lance has the skill set to help them prepare for Russell Wilson and Kyler Murray.
What Cardinals' Kyler Murray, Jaguars' Trevor Lawrence could have made in NIL dollars
Murray was a two-sport star and a Heisman Trophy winner at Oklahoma, Lawrence a national champion at Clemson. Experts say both would have cashed in.
Kiper's NFL draft notebook: Sleepers, risers and the season's biggest surprises so far
Liberty quarterback Malik Willis looks even better, and these transfers are moving up draft boards. Mel Kiper looks ahead to next April's draft.
With the Bears facing the Bengals' Joe Burrow, the topic of starting Justin Fields rages on
Bears fans see rookie QBs starting elsewhere, so why wait on Fields? But it's not always that simple, as ESPN's Bears and Bengals reporters discuss.
Why Oregon DE Kayvon Thibodeaux is No. 1 on Kiper's big board
Mel Kiper Jr. lays out the reasons it's "highly probable" that Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux is the top pick in the 2022 NFL draft.
Kiper's new Big Board for the 2022 NFL draft: My favorite prospects and best at every position
How good is this quarterback class, and is there a clear top edge rusher? Mel Kiper updates his rankings ahead of the college football season.
An email changed James Morgan, and city of Green Bay's bleak QB history
The NFL's smallest market isn't exactly a hotbed for quarterback draft prospects, but James Morgan is hoping to change that. And it all started with a heartfelt sales pitch.
Who could be the next out-of-nowhere QB to rocket up NFL draft boards?
Since the 2016 NFL draft, six quarterbacks from non-Power 5 programs have been selected in the first round, including two from FCS power North Dakota State (Carson Wentz, Trey Lance). Who could be next? Here are a handful of options.
Why Justin Fields is committed to trusting Bears' training camp 'process'
Training camp reps have not been evenly divided, but the rookie has taken a good amount of snaps for a second-string quarterback.
Hall of Fame WR Isaac Bruce sees greatness in Eagles' DeVonta Smith
The former Ram, who thrived with a slender frame similar to the Philadelphia receiver, says of the rookie: "I like everything about his game."
Run-heavy 49ers got a needed ground game refresh this offseason
The 49ers drafted running backs Trey Sermon and Elijah Mitchell as well as guards Aaron Banks and Jaylon Moore, not to mention mobile QB Trey Lance.
'Sticker shock': 49ers rookies warned about Bay Area housing cost
The average house in Santa Clara County sells for $1.96 million -- a lot more than in markets like Green Bay or Trey Lance's Marshall, Minnesota.
Projecting the top 10 picks in the 2022 NFL draft: The case for the Jets to be the NFL's worst team
With the 2021 NFL draft in the books, it's already time to look forward to 2022. Which teams project to be in line for top picks next year?
Bucs excited about potential of Tom Brady's possible successor, rookie Kyle Trask
Trask's first impression on his coach was strong. "I thought he was fantastic," Bruce Arians said of Trask's work at minicamp.
Buffalo Bills' rookies will make an impact, but don't expect it right away
With a veteran roster among the AFC's best, even top picks Gregory Rousseau and Carlos Basham Jr. will have a hard time cracking the lineup.
Goodell explains NFL's stance on Watson investigation
Roger Goodell details why the NFL has not stepped in to make a decision on Deshaun Watson's playing status with 22 civil lawsuits filed against the Texans quarterback.
NFL's investigation into Washington Football Team won't be released, commissioner Roger Goodell says amid pressure
The NFL commissioner said Tuesday that "protecting those who came forward" would keep the league from releasing its investigation into the workplace culture of the Washington Football Team, despite continued calls for the league to do so.
NFL doesn't yet have enough information about Deshaun Watson lawsuits to make decision, commissioner Roger Goodell says
Commissioner Roger Goodell said on Tuesday the NFL doesn't yet have enough information about the lawsuits filed against Houston's Deshaun Watson for inappropriate sexual behavior to make a decision on potential discipline.
Goodell on Dan Snyder: 'I do think he's been held accountable'
Roger Goodell answers if he thinks Washington owner Dan Snyder has been held accountable for the team's workplace misconduct.
Los Angeles Chargers cut struggling kicker Tristan Vizcaino, sign veteran Dustin Hopkins
Dustin Hopkins was signed as the Chargers kicker on Tuesday after the team waived Tristan Vizcaino.
Senior Bowl to provide performance coaches for prospects, survey to help teams ID leadership traits
The Senior Bowl has partnered with he Tatnuck Group in a two-pronged process to help both prospects and teams throughout the week of the All-Star event.