The NFL draft isn't without its surprises each year, though they've started to come early as we approach the 2018 NFL draft.
Christian Wilkins, the elite defensive tackle out of Clemson, won't go pro despite a surefire spot in the first round. He's the latest to raise some eyebrows in this regard, with fellow teammates Austin Bryant and Clelin Ferrell joining him in this area, with the latter also widely considered a first-round pick.
Prospects don't have long to decide if they'll stay or go...
Many football fans now fully have the 2018 NFL draft on their minds after the College Football Playoff title game between Alabama and Georgia.
The next big wave of NFL talent played one last game in Atlanta on Monday with everything on the line, a talent showcase unlike what most any other collegiate matchup can put on the field.
Alabama's stunning 26-23 overtime victory after turning to backup quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was fun, yet those with an eye on the draft were watching elite...
The end of the 2017 regular season represents the beginning of the 2018 season for 20 NFL teams that did not earn a position in the playoffs.
There is no time off as far as the NFL is concerned. Coaches like Jim Caldwell, John Fox, Jack Del Rio and Chuck Pagano have already been fired, and that means teams are already looking for new head coaches and complete coaching staffs.
It is also time to start studying free-agent lists and preparing for the draft.
Finding new talent in the draft is still...