Wyoming's Josh Allen drafted seventh overall by the Buffalo Bills

April 26, 2018 | Sports
ARLINGTON, Texas — Josh Allen's road to the NFL Draft was never smooth. Out of Firebaugh, California, a small farming town in central California, he was a scrawny, unrecruited high school quarterback. After a season at two-year Reedley College, his… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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7. Buffalo Bills (from Tampa Bay): Josh Allen, QB, Wyoming

April 26, 2018 | Sports
Finley said (for Tampa Bay): The draft can sometimes be simple. The Bucs, in this case, desperately need a safety — and Fitzpatrick is the best safety available. The 6-foot-1-inch, 203-pounder learned the finer points of the position under Nick… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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6. Indianapolis Colts (from N.Y. Jets): Quenton Nelson, OG, Notre Dame

April 26, 2018 | Sports
Lev said: The Colts need a lot of help, especially on defense. With no trade-down option available — a strong possibility in real life — it was simply a matter of taking the best defensive player available. That's Smith, a… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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5. Denver Broncos: Bradley Chubb, DE, North Carolina State

April 26, 2018 | Sports
Baciocco said: Ward will follow in the footsteps of Marshon Lattimore and Gareon Conley, two OSU defensive backs drafted in the first round last year. Ward showed off his insane athletic ability with a 4.32 40-yard dash, the top mark… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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New York Jets select USC QB Sam Darnold No. 3 overall in NFL draft

April 26, 2018 | Sports
The Jets took an immense risk in moving up three spots last month in a draft with two QB-needy teams still in front of them. Their risk was rewarded Thursday night, when USC QB Sam Darnold became Gang Green's new… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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4. Cleveland Browns (from Houston): Denzel Ward, CB, Ohio State

April 26, 2018 | Sports
Spears said: Kevin Costner isn't Cleveland's general manager, but if there's one thing that he taught me about winning a fictional draft in the movie Draft Day, it's that you never pick the quarterback unless you're 100 percent sold on… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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3. New York Jets (from Indianapolis): Sam Darnold, QB, USC

April 26, 2018 | Sports
Finley said: New York was always going to grab a quarterback with the third overall pick. With Darnold off the board, the J-E-T-S Jets-Jets-Jets turn to Rosen, a prototypical pocket passer with a rocket arm, off-the-charts smarts and a personality… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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Baker Mayfield goes No. 1 overall to Cleveland Browns

April 26, 2018 | Sports
After months of speculation, the Cleveland Browns turned in their card for the No. 1 overall pick with the name of Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield. ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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Grades, analysis for every first-round pick of 2018 NFL draft

April 26, 2018 | Sports
Welcome to Pro Football Weekly's Round 1 draft coverage, where we'll provide instant analysis and grades for every pick on Night 1 of the NFL draft.Welcome to Pro Football Weekly's Round 1 draft coverage, where we'll provide instant analysis and… ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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OSU football: All eyes in Stillwater on NFL draft with Mason Rudolph, James Washington and others on the board

April 26, 2018 | Sports
A potentially historic NFL draft weekend for Oklahoma State could begin Thursday if one of its former faces of the program is selected in the first round. ...read more Source:: Branson Tri-Lakes – Sports
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