Tag Archives: nfl draft

  • Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    As I write this, Michael Sam is waiting in the wings of the 2014 NFL Draft to see, along with the rest of the world, who the first NFL team to sign an openly gay player will be. But he’s already signed with another entity—Visa, who recently unveiled a powerful new commercial starring Sam. The […]

  • Imagining Past NFL Drafts With Walk-Up Music (Video)

    Imagining Past NFL Drafts With Walk-Up Music (Video)

    Yesterday, the NFL announced that they would allow draftees at tonight’s NFL Draft to select their own walk-up music, which will play over the speakers at the Radio City Music Hall in New York as they make their way to the stage after being selected. That has caused some to wonder what it would have been like […]

  • The WAGs at the 2014 NFL Draft Will Blow Your Mind (Gallery)

    The WAGs at the 2014 NFL Draft Will Blow Your Mind (Gallery)

    This year’s NFL draft features some big names and lots of hype. Jadaveon Clowney is a physical specimen with incredible speed who could make game-breaking defensive plays. Johnny Manziel was the first Freshman to win the Heisman and is one of the best escape artists and improvisers anyone has ever seen. Sammy Watkins would be the number […]

  • Oh, No…NFL Draftees Will Get To Pick Their Own Walk-Up Music

    Oh, No…NFL Draftees Will Get To Pick Their Own Walk-Up Music

    In a continued effort to make the NFL draft a spectacle capable of matching the hype behind it (impossible, btw), the powers that be, possibly while drunk, have allowed the draftees to pick their own walk-up music after they’re drafted. Rich Eisen, a fairly reliable source on all things NFL, tweeted the news earlier today: […]

  • High School Boys in California Hold NFL-Style Draft for Dates to Prom

    High School Boys in California Hold NFL-Style Draft for Dates to Prom

    High school boys selecting dates to the prom with an NFL-style draft? I’ll admit that it sounds like a pretty funny idea. It might even be harmless if carried out in a sensitive manner with only willing participants. However, as you may recall, high school boys tend not to do things in a sensitive manner. […]

  • Johnny Manziel Looked and Acted Like a Superstar at His Pro Day Yesterday (GIFs)

    Johnny Manziel Looked and Acted Like a Superstar at His Pro Day Yesterday (GIFs)

    Yesterday on the campus of Texas A&M, Johnny Manziel had his pro day before representatives of 30 NFL teams and over 100 members of the media, and it was pretty much the perfect embodiment of the Johnny Football phenomenon: legitimate QB talent wrapped in three-ring circus swagger. The pro days of Teddy Bridgewater and Blake Bortless, certainly […]