Tagged: ‘Anquan Boldin’

Chad Williams and the danger of hyperbole
May 31st, 2017 at 6:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images When I started writing and covering the NFL Draft, I made a number of grave mistakes in my player evaluations and comparisons. What I did far too often was compare players to their potential maximum and...

Chad Williams reminiscent of Anquan Boldin
May 31st, 2017 at 12:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Chad Williams (6-1, 204) has all of the physical trait to succeed in the NFL. His size compliments his speed and strength, running a 4.43 40 time and had 21 bench reps at his pro day. When the Arizona...

Larry Fitzgerald sees some Anquan Boldin in rookie Chad Williams
May 31st, 2017 at 10:10 AM
***PHOTO1***The Cardinals spent a third-round draft pick on former Grambling receiver Chad Williams, a surprising move given that Williams wasn't even invited to the Scouting Combine. But Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald thinks the team ...Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates...

The top 10 currently active NFL players over the age of 35
May 12th, 2017 at 9:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** No question who sits atop this list. Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports Most NFL players are long gone before reaching their late-30s. Pro football is a violent, punishing sport that isn't conducive to long-term careers, though that depends on the position played. However, that doesn't apply to the following group...

10 NFL players who should be thinking about retirement
May 5th, 2017 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Football is a brutal sport, so it's no surprise NFL careers are not exactly long-lasting. But in some cases, players are able to weather the repeated storms and carve out long, successful careers. It's rare when you break it down by the numbers, but it does happen. Eventually however, the...