nfl draft

Joe Mixon Will Reportedly Declare For The NFL Draft

Joe Mixon Will Reportedly Declare For The NFL Draft

Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon will skip his junior and senior seasons in college and head straight to the NFL draft. According to ESPN and The Oklahoman, Mixon told his Sooners teammates that he
Joe Mixon's Agent Says Video Of His Client Punching A Woman Can Be "An Educational Tool"

Joe Mixon's Agent Says Video Of His Client Punching A Woman Can Be "An Educational Tool"

Joe Mixon’s agent, Peter Schaffer, went on 98.1 FM in Oklahoma City today and the session on the Monster of the Midday got contentious pretty quickly. It included a long diatribe from Schaffer about
Everyone's Getting Horny Over A Villanova Defensive Lineman

Everyone's Getting Horny Over A Villanova Defensive Lineman

Impress your friends with your knowledge of the existence of this year’s small-school NFL prospect: Tanoh Kpassagnon, a defensive lineman who played at Villanova. Listed at 6-foot-7 and 290 pounds,
Leonard Fournette: I Didn't Get Fat, That Was Just Water Weight

Leonard Fournette: I Didn't Get Fat, That Was Just Water Weight

Former LSU running back Leonard Fournette weighed in at 240 pounds at this year’s NFL combine, making him the heaviest running back in the draft class. Evaluators were apparently expecting Fournette
NFL Tries To Hype Up Draft Order Coin Flip

NFL Tries To Hype Up Draft Order Coin Flip

The Vikings and Colts both finished 8-8 and tied with a .495 strength of schedule, so a coin flip determined who won the earlier pick. This somehow turned into a small event at the NFL Combine, as if
Deion Sanders Fondly Recalls That Time He Owned The Giants At The NFL Combine

Deion Sanders Fondly Recalls That Time He Owned The Giants At The NFL Combine

Deion Sanders was picked fifth overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 1989 NFL draft. Four of the first five picks ended up in the Hall Of Fame (word to Tony Mandarich), but even though it was a
The Browns Can't Possibly Fuck This Up...Right?

The Browns Can't Possibly Fuck This Up...Right?

The consensus is that Myles Garrett will be the first pick in this month’s NFL draft, and that the Texas A&M DE can be a generational player. The consensus does not always turn out to be right,
DeShone Kizer Says His Incredible, Thoroughly Detailed Bragging Was Taken Out Of Context

DeShone Kizer Says His Incredible, Thoroughly Detailed Bragging Was Taken Out Of Context

Former Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer escaped the toilet factory in South Bend when he declared for the NFL draft. His draft prospects are currently a bit murky, but it wouldn’t be a surprise to
Joe Mixon Settles Civil Suit With Woman He Punched

Joe Mixon Settles Civil Suit With Woman He Punched

NFL Draft prospect and former Oklahoma Sooners running back Joe Mixon has settled a civil suit with Amelia Molitor, the woman he punched in the face in July 2014 at a sandwich shop in Norman, Okla.,
D'Onta Foreman Shares Heartbreaking Story Of His Infant Son's Death

D'Onta Foreman Shares Heartbreaking Story Of His Infant Son's Death

Texas running back D’Onta Foreman had a tremendous season on the field for the Longhorns last year, rushing for 2,028 yards, scoring 15 touchdowns, and winning the Doak Walker award for best running
NFL Draft Prospect Gareon Conley Accused Of Sexual Assault [Updates]

NFL Draft Prospect Gareon Conley Accused Of Sexual Assault [Updates]

A player who is expected to go in the first round of Thursday’s NFL draft has been accused of sexual assault, according to Cleveland 19 News. But this is a weird one: The station is not naming the
An Interview With A Man Who Has Willingly Watched Every Round Of Every NFL Draft Since 1999

An Interview With A Man Who Has Willingly Watched Every Round Of Every NFL Draft Since 1999

Ron Adams and I were juniors in high school when the Philadelphia sports world was consumed by the 1999 NFL Draft. Who would the Eagles take with the No. 2 pick: Ricky Williams or Donovan McNabb? Read
Deadspin Presents: NFL Draft Jersey Bingo [Update: Entries Are Closed]

Deadspin Presents: NFL Draft Jersey Bingo [Update: Entries Are Closed]

Philadelphia is a fantastic location for the NFL Draft for this reason: It’s easy for a lot of NFL fans to reach. It’s a relatively short drive or train ride from New York or Washington, and not too
How to Watch the 2017 NFL Draft on TV and Streaming Online

How to Watch the 2017 NFL Draft on TV and Streaming Online

ESPN and the NFL Network will have live coverage, starting Thursday.
How To Suck At Being A Sports Media Critic

How To Suck At Being A Sports Media Critic

Drew Magary’s Thursday Afternoon NFL Dick Joke Jamboroo runs every Thursday during the NFL season. Email Drew here. Buy his book here. Read more...
How to Watch the 2017 NFL Draft on TV and Streaming Online

How to Watch the 2017 NFL Draft on TV and Streaming Online

ESPN and the NFL Network will have live coverage, starting Thursday.
NFL Insists On Having Draft In Front Of Museum, Obscures Museum With Foam Facade

NFL Insists On Having Draft In Front Of Museum, Obscures Museum With Foam Facade

The NFL insisted on the holding the draft at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. During talks with the league, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney suggested the sports complex or Center City’s convention
Wentzmobile Draws Eagles Fans And Children From All Over To Form Inspiring Wave Of Sweaty Jerseys

Wentzmobile Draws Eagles Fans And Children From All Over To Form Inspiring Wave Of Sweaty Jerseys

Eagles QB Carson Wentz, hanging around Philadelphia for the NFL draft today, was being escorted on the Ben Franklin Parkway when he drew the attention of Philly fans. As the cart and security kept
[BOOING]

[BOOING]

Have something you think we should know? Email us at tips@deadspin.com, call our confidential tips hotline at (347) 746-8471, or contact our writers directly, or use our SecureDrop system. You can
Bears Trade Up To Take Mitchell Trubisky With Second Pick

Bears Trade Up To Take Mitchell Trubisky With Second Pick

The Browns started tonight’s NFL draft by following through on rumors that they would take Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett first. Then things got weird. Read more...