The best way to evaluate McKay in regard to the draft is to evaluate him through a single-position lens

While McKay is a great player and will undoubtedly will be selected within the top 10 picks of the first round, his career portfolio falls short of the No. 1 overall pick. Instead, his legend as the best two-way player

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Falcons owner says Matt Ryan will see pay raise, but what about Devonta Freeman?

Falcons stars Matt Ryan and Devonta Freeman are set to play the biggest game of their football careers on Sunday, yet some of the talk this week has been on their pay for next season. While Freeman has said contract

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ESPN’s Damien Woody bench presses colleague Field Yates 19 times

Belichick and the Patriots do preemptive strikes better than any other team. When Chandler Jones and Jamie Collins approached free agency with high salary demands, they were considered replaceable and were traded for premium draft picks — a second-rounder for

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Andrew Hawkins signs with Patriots after graduating from Columbia

Veteran wide receiver Andrew Hawkins will join forces with Tom Brady after announcing Wednesday that he will sign with the New England Patriots. Hawkins, 31, spent the first three seasons of his career with the Cincinnati Bengals before joining the

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NFL Draft rumors: Bears front office didn’t tell coaches about Mitchell Trubisky pick

The Bears trading up to the No. 2 pick from the No. 3 pick to select Mitchell Trubisky surprised a lot of people, and it was a surprise to Chicago’s coaching staff as well. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen said Friday on

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Is a team willing to face the backlash of drafting Mixon?

Even if general managers, coaches, and owners can separate any personal feelings they have about Mixon’s actions, there’s still public perception to consider. “How can you in our (large) market? How could you in any market take that guy early

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Derek Rivers will bring elite small school edge rushing to the NFL with the Patriots

Derek Rivers terrorized FCS quarterbacks en route to 14 sacks in 2016. With pass rushing at a premium, the New England Patriots got great value in the third third and will hope he can scale that production up to the

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