Tag: Senior Bowl

  • Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Notes Day 3

    Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Notes Day 3

    Yesterday, I called the Tuesday sessions at the Senior Bowl Momentum Day, as players try to build on their strong performances from Monday’s opening practice. On the way to Ladd-Peebles this morning, Cecil Lammey said that Wednesday should be called Confirmation Day. I think that captures the theme of the week perfectly. Though there were fewer scouts present at […]

  • Sr. Bowl WR Technique Roundtable

    Sr. Bowl WR Technique Roundtable

    Five Senior Bowl wide receivers talked with Matt Waldman and provided helpful tips behind the techniques of playing their position. RSP: Cody, tell us about your development transitioning from high school to college. Cody Hoffman: In high school, we didn’t even have a receiver’s coach. When I got to BYU I worked on route running and the […]

  • Jene Bramel’s Day 2 Defensive Practice Reports

    Jene Bramel’s Day 2 Defensive Practice Reports

    Starring “Zach Thomas” and “The Maniac” headlining a dozen notable players catching Bramel’s eye.    Tuesday is Momentum Day at the Senior Bowl. Players who started quickly on Monday can build on their performance and generate a positive buzz that can last until the NFL combine and beyond. Players who disappointed at the weigh-in or during practice on Monday need […]

  • Reese’s Senior Bowl Report Day 2: North-South Offense Notes

    Reese’s Senior Bowl Report Day 2: North-South Offense Notes

    Today’s practice report will have a stream of conscious format minus my id. I wouldn’t do that to you. If you haven’t heard elsewhere, the jet stream made a personal appearance at Ladd-Peebles Stadium for Day 2 of Senior Bowl practices. I’m not sure if tomorrow will be as blustery, but the morning practice could […]

  • Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Day 1 Notes

    Jene Bramel’s Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Practice Day 1 Notes

    Jene Bramel posts his takes on the North squad’s front seven on the opening day of practice.  By Jene Bramel The first day of practice in Mobile is a transitional practice of sorts. Each NFL team that I’ve seen coach in Mobile runs their practice a little differently. Players that assimilate concepts in drills and […]

  • Reese’s Senior Bowl Day 1 Offensive Practice And Media Night

    Reese’s Senior Bowl Day 1 Offensive Practice And Media Night

    It’s not where you start, but how you finish. This is true in life and often during a Senior Bowl practice week. While not true for all players, the first practice session for an all-star game is good for setting an informal baseline for the week ahead. We did not attend the Jaguars’ South practice, […]

  • Futures: Senior Bowl Preview

    Futures: Senior Bowl Preview

    Another year, another Senior Bowl. What I am looking for, and what does the format of the Senior Bowl help me see? Futures: Senior Bowl Preview by Matt Waldman There will be hundreds of Senior Bowl Previews available within the next seven days. Most of them will explain why the game is important to the […]

  • Reads Listens Views 12/27/2013

    Reads Listens Views 12/27/2013

    This week at RLV: Notes from the RSP Film Room, the Internet’s Dark Lord, Mister Rogers, and Classic Hip-Hop. Views – 10 Mister Rogers Quotes For Bad Days Here’s the link to the rest. Welcome If you’re new to the Rookie Scouting Portfolio blog, welcome. Every Friday, I post links to things I’m checking out […]

  • Senior Bowl: Day Two Skill Player Notables

    Senior Bowl: Day Two Skill Player Notables

    Day Two of the Senior Bowl was packed with observations from both practices. This morning’s report covers wide receivers, quarterbacks, running backs, and tight ends. There are also some thoughts about drills and the Senior Bowl selection process. Plenty of highlights today, most notably a football roundtable with Rotoworld’s Josh Norris, CBS’s Rob Rang, Football […]

  • 2013 Senior Bowl: Weigh-in

    2013 Senior Bowl: Weigh-in

    Unless you like looking at 20 year-old guys in some newer version of Lycra, the Senior Bowl weigh-in is a mash-up of a slave trade auction and the opening prison scene at Shawshank. A majority of these athletes would be told to lose weight if they were at a doctor’s appointment. With the rate of […]