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Posts Tagged ‘rolando mcclain’

Spievey Visits Giants; McClain Says He Doesn’t Have Crohn’s

Two bits of draft news for ya’ll: Iowa CB Amari Spievey has visited the Giants for a pre-draft workout. Spievey is a tough, quick corner who excels with his range. Can cover a lot of ground. Can also play safety, if needed. Spievey is a third or fourth round candidate. I know Jesse Bartolis is […]

McClain Has 4-3 Roots

Rolando McClain is, as we all know, the top middle linebacker in this year’s draft class. And, as you all know, he is my target for the Giants to pick at 15. The only problem is that McClain played in a 3-4 defense at Alabama. And the biggest question has been: Can he make the […]

“I Do Have Some Confidence In Guys On The Roster Who Haven’t Played A Lot.”

The above quote is from GM Jerry Reese, speaking at the pre-draft presser (transcript is not available yet. We’ll pass it along when it is.) In true Reese fashion, he didn’t say much of note. But, the quote above, and a quote I will share a bit later, were a little revealing. The “guys who […]

Why Rolando McClain Can Be a 4-3 Linebacker, But Sean Weatherspoon Can’t Be a Middle Linebacker

There is an interesting debate happening on one of the last posts. Basically, it is: Why do I think McClain can switch from a 34 middle linebacker to a 43, and why Sean Weatherspoon can’t be a middle linebacker. It’s an interesting question. Here’s what I wrote about McClain on that thread: Here’s why I think McClain […]

McClain To Visit Giants

Remember the day April 12th. That’s when Alabama linebacker and potential Giants first round pick Rolando McClain comes to town. According to Ralph Vacchiano, McClain is visiting the Giants, Dolphins, Falcons and Jaguars. His prospect profile is here.

Thoughts On McClain

As y’all know by now, Alabama linebacker–and potential Giants draft pick–Rolando McClain has Crohn’s disease. I’m not an expert on Crohn’s disease. But, I know some people who have it, and through diet changes, exercise, and medication, it can be managed, and you can live a normal life. I don’t think we should be scared of […]

53 Players Get Early Entry Into 2010 Draft:

The NFL has announced the names of the 53 players who have been granted early eligibility for the 2010 NFL draft. The full list is below.  The list includes one of my sleepers, Central Michigan Wideout, Antonio Brown. Kevin Basped, DE, Nevada Arrelious Benn, WR Illinois Eric Berry, DB Tennessee Jahvid Best, RB California Navorro […]

Prospect Profiles-ILB Rolando McClain

 I fully expect Rolando McClain to be the first linebacker taken in this upcoming draft and as such I expect him to be a top 12 pick and probably NOT Available when the Giants draft. However, it is not out of the realm of probability that the Giants could draft Rolando McClain, either 15th overall […]