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24 Apr 2018, 12:12pm by Nathan Forster

BackCAST 2018

The question is not whether Saquon Barkley is the best running back in this draft class. The question is whether any running back, even one as good as Barkley, warrants a top-five draft selection in the NFL in 2018.

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37 comments, Last at 26 Apr 2018, 12:28pm by mjb

16 Apr 2018, 11:48am by Nathan Forster

SackSEER 2018

The experts say that North Carolina State's Bradley Chubb will be the first edge rusher taken in the NFL draft, but our forecast system doubts he'll be much more productive than some of his peers.

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16 comments, Last at 18 Apr 2018, 3:00pm by mehllageman56

05 Apr 2018, 11:24am by Nathan Forster

Playmaker Score 2018

Though Alabama's Calvin Ridley is expected to be the first wide receiver taken in the 2018 NFL draft, our numbers say that Maryland's D.J. Moore is the most promising name in a lackluster group of prospects.

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18 comments, Last at 13 Apr 2018, 11:47pm by The Ninjalectual

02 Apr 2018, 10:55am by Nathan Forster

SackSEER 2018 (ESPN version)

Surprise! Bradley Chubb is not the No. 1 edge rusher in this year's SackSEER projections. Who beats him? Is it Harold Landry, Marcus Davenport, or Sam Hubbard? Find out here.

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29 Mar 2018, 11:53am by Nathan Forster

Playmaker Score 2018 (ESPN version)

Here's the ESPN version of our Playmaker Score forecast for this draft's wide receivers. It's a fairly lukewarm year, and our favorite prospect is D.J. Moore rather than Calvin Ridley. This will also run on FO next week with an expanded list of prospects.

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1 comment, Last at 29 Mar 2018, 2:08pm by wabuffo

25 Apr 2017, 12:12pm by Nathan Forster

SackSEER 2017

Our numbers back up the conventional wisdom when it comes to edge rushers in the 2017 draft: this Garrett kid is Myles ahead of the competition.

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29 comments, Last at 19 May 2017, 1:41pm by JDL4

24 Apr 2017, 11:59am by Nathan Forster

BackCAST 2017

Even in what looks like an historically great class of running back prospects, LSU's Leonard Fournette comes out on top. The depth of quality options, though, makes it clear: 2017 is a great year to draft a runner.

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12 comments, Last at 09 May 2017, 7:21am by Mr Skinner

21 Apr 2017, 11:05am by Nathan Forster

SackSEER 2017 (ESPN version)

Here are the 2017 SackSEER projections. We have no problem with the consensus wisdom that Myles Garrett should be the No. 1 pick in this year's draft. SackSEER also likes Solomon Thomas and T.J. Watt, but is a bit worried about Taco Charlton.

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2 comments, Last at 24 Apr 2017, 12:43am by LionInAZ

20 Apr 2017, 12:04pm by Nathan Forster

BackCAST 2017 (ESPN version)

Nathan Forster is back with an upgraded version of the BackCAST system introduced last year. It suggests 2017 is a historically great year for running backs, but pegs Alvin Kamara of Tennessee is a likely bust. We'll expand upon this article next week on FO, explaining the changes in the BackCAST system made since last year.

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4 comments, Last at 23 Apr 2017, 11:07pm by LionInAZ

05 Apr 2017, 12:04pm by Nathan Forster

Playmaker Score 2017

Our annual statistical examination of wide receiver prospects finds one big name who might be overrated, but also finds plenty of players who might offer depth in later rounds.

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23 comments, Last at 09 Apr 2017, 11:24pm by LionInAZ