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SKOL Search: Mac Jones Scouting Report

After Tua tragically fractured and dislocated his hip against Mississippi State late last year, a relative unknown quarterback took the field in Mac Jones. Only a 3 star recruit in the 2017 cycle, Jones took the field and was inconsistent initially until the bowl game when he flashed a great deep ball. From then on,…

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SKOL Search: Kadarius Toney Scouting Report

In today’s NFL, receivers don’t have to be any certain prototype. Long gone are the days are the 6’4″ and 210 lbs. and we have all different body types and styles. While you can still have that prototypical body from yesteryear, it isn’t a necessity. One of the best analogies that I have heard in…

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SKOL Search: Dyami Brown Scouting Report

Dyami Brown can come in early and make a big impact similar to what Darnell Mooney did in Chicago this year. Get him on the outside and have him outrun defensive backs for big plays. As he develops his route running, Brown could end up being an impact player. At the very worst, he will be a deep threat guy and someone you can get the ball in space.

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SKOL Search: Jaylen Twyman Scouting Report

After a 10.5 sack season in 2019, Jaylen Twyman decided just before the season started that he was planning to opt out of the 2020 season. While I will never fault a man or woman for doing what they think is in their best interest, it was a real shame to not see him on…

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SKOL Search: Gregory Rousseau Scouting Report

After a tremendous redshirt freshman season recording 15.5 sacks, Gregory Rousseu decided to opt out of the 2020 season and prepare for the draft. This was a decicion that, from a football perspective, brought very mixed feelings around the media. He was incredibly productive but it was also evident that he was raw and needed…

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SKOL Search: Overview Of The 2021 Quarterback Class

Alright Vikings fans, its what you’ve all been waiting for. It’s time to start talking quarterbacks. We have come to the conclusion that Kirk Cousins is not the answer for the Minnesota Vikings and fans all across Twitter have been scouring college football for the next starting quarterback. It became the norm for Vikings Twitter…

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Ready For The Spotlight: Bisi Johnson

When the Vikings traded star Wide Receiver (WR) Stefon Diggs this past offseason to the Buffalo Bills, it left many fans wondering how the team would fill the void. There were already a plethora of needs heading into the offseason and with the departure of Diggs, WR was added to the top of it. Luckily…

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Vikings Cornerbacks Will Be Tested Early, But Have Potential To Be Great

We often hear that the NFL is ever-changing which couldn’t be truer for the Minnesota Vikings this year. Some call it a youth movement, others call it a rebuild, but one thing is for certain; there are many new faces on this Vikings defense. Some of which will be thrust into potential starting spots whether…

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Excited About Cameron Dantzler? – CTPN Quick Shots

 In this episode of Climbing The Pocket Network’s Quick Shots, we ask the question are you excited about Cameron Dantzler? Jason Brown of Climbing The Pocket gets together with Matt Fries, one of the network’s premier writers and scout to talk about the young cornerback. Dantzler played at Mississippi State and was nicknamed “the needle”….

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Kirk Cousins’ Top 10 Throws in 2019 – CTPN Quick Shots

 In this episode of Climbing The Pocket Network’s Quick Shots I interview Nick Olson of the Pocket Protectors Podcast about Kirk Cousins’ top 10 throws of 2019. We count them down from number 10 all the way to number 1. Nick describes what is happening in each of these throws, and how difficult they actually…

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