Futures

Analyzing the tape of college football's best players... and the NFL's future stars.

Futures

Futures: Eddie Lacy
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Futures: Eddie Lacy

When we look at the spectrum of Alabama running backs, Eddie Lacy is more like Trent Richardson or Mark Ingram than Glen Coffee. Matt Waldman shows how Lacy transcended his offensive line against Arkansas.

8 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2013, 7:05am by mano
Futures: Star Lotulelei
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Futures: Star Lotulelei

Quickness and instincts make this 6-foot-4, 320-pound defensive tackle worthy of his first name.

5 comments, Last at 24 Sep 2012, 8:22am by Dean
Futures: Georgia LB Alec Ogletree
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Futures: Georgia LB Alec Ogletree

Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones is the bigger name, but inside linebacker Alec Ogletree is a fine prospect in his own right.

Futures: Tyler Wilson
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Futures: Tyler Wilson

Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson displays reckless tendencies that, if not fixed, could hurt his chances of reaching his potential as an NFL quarterback. However, Wilson also has transcendent moments as a decision-maker.

3 comments, Last at 10 Sep 2012, 3:03pm by Karl Cuba
Futures: A Peyton Manning Transcription
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Futures: A Peyton Manning Transcription

Futures looks at Tennessee-Chattanooga quarterback B.J. Coleman and the skills he transcribed from Peyton Manning.

56 comments, Last at 29 Apr 2012, 5:17pm by DisplacedPackerFan
Futures: The Ugly Underside of Mr. Congeniality
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Futures: The Ugly Underside of Mr. Congeniality

Kirk Cousins is talked about highly in scouting circles, but Futures delves into the footwork that could keep him from becoming an NFL starter.

20 comments, Last at 20 Apr 2012, 7:44pm by Noah Arkadia
Futures: Studying "The Asterisk"
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Futures: Studying "The Asterisk"

Russell Wilson is too short to be considered a top quarterback prospect, but can the team that drafts him scheme around that? Our new scouting column "Futures" takes a look.

44 comments, Last at 08 Jan 2013, 9:10am by Pixdawg13