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...
The regular season is just about over, which means one thing: For 20 fanbases, it's mock draft season! Below, we'll go through my latest mock, breaking down a few of the non-quarterbacks available.
Note: The draft order was created using Tankathon.com, my own predictions for Sunday's late games and my playoff projections.
1. Cleveland Browns: Sam Darnold, QB, USC
2. New York Giants: Josh Rosen, QB, UCLA
3. Indianapolis Colts: Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State
4. Cleveland Browns (from...
The deadline for underclassmen to declare for the NFL draft passed on Monday, and several highly-touted prospects pulled stunners when they announced they would return to school.
Chief among them: Clemson defensive linemen Christian Wilkins and Clelin Ferrell, Ohio State wide receiver Parris Campbell and Stanford running back Bryce Love.
As a result, there were a few adjustments to be made as the NFL prepares for the AFC and NFC Championship Games.
Note: Draft order is current through the...