Around The Web: More Curry Praise, Pioli Eyes Draft Deals, Giants Claim OT, Medlock Thrills

The praise for Wake Forest linebacker Aaron Curry continues to roll in, but Kent Babb wonders if it will matter when the Chiefs pick this Saturday. Experts and analysts seem to all concur that Curry is a special talent.  Earlier this week we talked about how former Chiefs coach and current ESPN analyst Herm Edwards […]

News: Lions Close In On Stafford

NFL.com is reporting that the Detroit Lions are in final negotiations on a contract with Georgia QB Matthew Stafford.  The deal could be signed late tonight. Lions GM Martin Mayhew said the team hoped to have a contract completed for the top selection before the draft started.  Detroit officials have been negotiating with Tom Condon […]

Draft: New McShay Mock

Scouts Inc.’s Todd McShay released his brand new seven round mock draft on ESPN.com. McShay will update his mock one more time on the eve of Draft Day and it is available to view in full to all ESPN Insiders. With the third pick in the first round the Chiefs are still projected to select […]

Draft: Herm Likes Curry

Herman Edwards recommended the Chiefs take Aaron Curry with their top pick in this weekend’s draft according to Adam Teicher: “The linebacker is a good pick for them.  An offensive lineman is a good pick for them, the kid from Virginia (Eugene Monroe).  The kid from Texas (Brian Orakpo) is kind of a unique guy, […]

Around The Web: Cassel At Camp, New Draft Target, Mocking The Mocks, Mini-Camp Ends

Matt Cassel is spending his time these days making his teammates see how badly he wants to earn their respect and trust, writes Jeffri Chadiha at ESPN. So far during his time in Kansas City, Cassel is at Chiefs team headquarters every weekday morning at 7:30 so he can train with the first group of […]

News: Lions Meet With Curry’s Agent

According to Tom Kowalski at MLive.com the Detroit Lions met today with the agent of the man most experts feel will be selected by the Kansas City Chiefs at No. 3, Aaron Curry. Lions president Tom Lewand has met or is expected to meet with agents of other top prospects, including Georgia quarterback Matthew Stafford […]

Around The Web: Draft, Draft, Draft

With the draft just two weeks away, Bob Gretz sees the Chiefs chances of trading away the third pick dwindling.  Word has started to lead from draft rooms that teams think this draft has a lot of talent but none that is considered sure-fire, Grade A talent.  From the sounds of it, the true value […]

Around The Web: Pulling A Minnesota, Curry To Broncos, Adenhart Tragedy Hits Hard

If the Kansas City Chiefs decide to draft Aaron Curry does that mean they are drafting scared?  Adam at Arrowhead Addict seems to think that’s the case.  Because last season the Chiefs set an all-time NFL low with only 13 sacks then hired a first time coach who has made his name in the league […]

Read: Belichick Disciples Cloud Top Five

Pro Football Weekly’s Nolan Nawrocki believes the top of the draft is taking shape with quarterback Matthew Stafford of Georgia and tackles Jason Smith of Baylor and Eugene Monroe of Virginia all set to be selected in the top 5.  But the presence of Scott Pioli and Browns head coach Eric Mangini — two Bill […]

Around The Web: Maualuga Visit, LJ’s Value, New Draft Target

The Kansas City Chiefs will be hosting USC linebacker Rey Maualuga today, according to ProFootballTalk.  While Mauluga has visited teams picking in the top five like the Rams, 49ers and Browns, he is not viewed as a top ten prospect and could be yet another sign the Chiefs plan on trading the #3 pick. I’m […]

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