Alabama's Dee Milliner, top cornerback in NFL draft, faces surgery for torn labrum after combine - ESPN
Alabama's Dee Milliner, projected to be the top cornerback in the NFL draft and a top-five selection, will undergo surgery on a torn labrum in his right shoulder after this week's scouting combine, according to league sources. However, even with the injury, Milliner will do every workout drill at the combine except for the bench press, and there is optimism about his availability for training camp.
49ers GM Baalke: 'Difficult time to lose' Gamble to Eagles | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
Baalke on Thursday admitted that the timing of Gamble’s departure isn’t ideal for the Niners and spoke candidly about the challenge of losing his director of player personnel to the Eagles, who last week named Gamble their new vice president of player personnel.
Using Chaos Theory to Simulate the 2013 NFL Draft | Philly's Inferno
Mocking the NFL Draft accurately is an impossible task. There are an infinite number of variables to consider, including the many unknown human elements involved in the actual draft day decision making process. After all, who can know exactly what is happening inside the Chip Kelly/Howie Roseman/Tom Gamble collective? In essence, the NFL Draft can be mathematically defined as "chaotic" and therefore subjected to explanation by Chaos Theory.
Five D-Linemen that NFL teams are watching closely at the Combine | National Football Post
These players will be on the spot in Indy.
The Economics Of The NFL Combine - Forbes
Under Armour takes advantage of the NFL Scouting Combine to stay top of mind with the company's NFL demographic. By this weekend, approximately 300 NFL prospects from across the United States will have descended upon Indianapolis, Indiana to willingly be poked, prodded, interrogated and run through a gauntlet of physical challenges [...]
An Updated Look at the CBs | The Scouts Notebook
Dee Milliner of Alabama and Xavier Rhodes from Florida State sit atop of my rankings for the position. I expect both to be taken in the first round, likely within the top 20. After them however is where my rankings start to get shaken up a bit.
Soul hire Hollis Thomas as assistant line coach | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
The Philadelphia Soul on Thursday hired ex-Eagles defensive lineman Hollis Thomas as an assistant line coach for the 2013 season.