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49ers WR hopes Kaepernick workout prepares him for Lance

May. 12, 2022 20:13 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco rookie receiver Danny Gray found the ideal workout partner before the draft to prepare him to play with the 49ers' strong-armed quarterback, Trey Lance. It just happened to be a former 49ers quarterback known for his his ability to throw...

Commanders take Alabama DL Mathis, RB Robinson in NFL draft

Apr. 30, 2022 00:25 AM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The second night of the NFL draft had a heavy Alabama flavor for the Washington Commanders. Washington selected defensive tackle Phidarian Mathis in the second round and running back Brian Robinson Jr. in the third on Friday. Mathis is the third Alabama...

Defense 1st, then offense, with receivers a focal point

Apr. 29, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In an NFL draft focused early on stoppers, it was the goers — wide receivers — who stole the spotlight Thursday night. Not simply prospects, either. Yes, the first five selections came on the defensive side of the ball, including edge rushers...

Breaking down players selected in 1st round of NFL draft

Apr. 29, 2022 00:00 AM EDT

The players chosen in the first round Thursday of the NFL draft: 1) Jaguars — Travon Walker, DE, 6-foot-5, 275 pounds, Georgia Breakdown: Speed and athleticism for his size and build are prototypical and he could probably add some weight without losing much of what...

Commanders select WR Dotson 16th after trading down in draft

Apr. 28, 2022 23:52 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The NFL draft played out like Washington hoped, allowing the Commanders to get another offensive threat for new quarterback Carson Wentz and a wide receiver to take some heat off Terry McLaurin after trading down in Thursday night's first round. The Commanders...

NFL draft: Breaking down top offensive players available

Apr. 24, 2022 14:38 PM EDT

Top offensive players available in the NFL draft, scheduled for April 28-30: QUARTERBACKS Position outlook: The 2013 draft was the last in which a quarterback was not selected in the top 10 picks. There is a distinct chance that could happen with this group. ...

Sean Clifford, Penn State offense looking for improvement

Apr. 23, 2022 18:28 PM EDT

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford considers himself a good communicator, but he's found connecting with his younger teammates to be a bit tougher this spring. He attributes it to the age gap. Now in his sixth season with the Nittany Lions and fourth as...

Titans need to give Tannehill, Henry, Brown help at receiver

Apr. 22, 2022 12:20 PM EDT

26. TENNESSEE TITANS (12-6) LAST SEASON: The Titans earned the No. 1 seed in the AFC despite using an NFL-high 91 players, most ever in a non-strike season, because of injuries. RB Derrick Henry missed the final nine games with a broken right foot. He was among 26 Titans on injured...

Multiple early picks should help Packers find receivers

Apr. 22, 2022 11:58 AM EDT

22, 28. GREEN BAY PACKERS (13-5) LAST SEASON: The Packers won a third straight NFC North title and owned the conference’s No. 1 playoff seed, but lost 13-10 to the San Francisco 49ers in the divisional round. Aaron Rodgers earned a second straight MVP award and threw 20 touchdown...

Deep group of receivers taking center stage at NFL combine

Mar. 02, 2022 16:49 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — David Bell and Treylon Burks were the first receivers to speak Wednesday at the NFL's annual scouting combine. Drake London, Jahan Dotson and John Metchie followed them, and by the time Day 2 wrapped up, former college teammates Chris Olave, Garrett Wilson and...