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Arizona State SS Alden Darby Answers AOB’s Draft Questions

May 8, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NFL DraftComments (0)

Alden Darby, Arizona State Strong Safety 5’11″/192 pounds College Stats and accomplishments: 217 tackles 22 Passes defensed 10 Interceptions **Two-Time All-PAC 12 honoree, including 2013 First Team** Darby was the first Arizona StateSun Devil to earn the privilege of wearing the Pat Tillman practice jersey. The Arizona State safety has...

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LSU Draft Prospect Trai Turner Discusses Career and Pre-Draft Process

April 13, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NCAA, NFL DraftComments (0)

Trai Turner, LSU Guard Redshirt sophomore 6’3″/310 pounds 2013 All-SEC 2nd Team Louisiana State University’s 20-year old guard Trai Turner made the decision to enter the NFL Draft as an underclassmen and, according to our latest Mock Draft,...

Former Wideout J.J. Birden Discusses his Career & New Book

April 7, 2014 • AFC, Front Page, InterviewsComments (0)

Former Oregon Ducks wide receiver J.J. Birden spent seven seasons in the National Football League, suiting up for the Kansas City Chiefs from 1990-94 and the Atlanta Falcons from 1995-96. He also spent a few seasons on the practice squads of the Cleveland...

UConn Draft Prospect Yawin Smallwood Talks Draft

March 24, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NFL DraftComments (0)

Yawin Smallwood University of Connecticut ILB 6’2″/246 pounds First team All-Big East (2012) First team All-AAC (2013) 332 tackles (27 TFL),  9.5 sacks, 2 INT Yawin has great size (6’2″/246) to play both the inside and outside...

Under-the-Radar: Northwestern State Draft Prospect Lesley Deamer III

March 20, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NFL DraftComments (0)

It’s tough to catch the attention of professional scouts, coaches and front office personnel when you’re coming from a small school such as Northwestern State University––located in Natchitoches, Louisiana. But that hasn’t stopped...

Liberty CB Walt Aikens Talks to AOB About the Pre-Draft Process

March 18, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NCAAComments (0)

Walt Aikens, 2014 NFL Draft Prospect Liberty CB 6’1″/205 pounds 194 tackles, 7 INTs, 15 passes defensed (four years; Illinois/Liberty) All-Big Ten Freshman selection (2010 at Illinois) Three-time Big South All-Conference selection Slated as a top...

AFL: Hall of Fame QB Sherdrick Bonner Talks About his Career

March 17, 2014 • Arena Football League, Front Page, InterviewsComments (0)

Sherdrick Bonner, Arena Football League Hall of Fame Quarterback College: Cal State-Northridge 1993-2007: Arizona Rattlers 1998: Atlanta Falcons (NFL Practice Squad) 1999: Arizona Cardinals/San Diego Chargers (NFL Practice Squad) 2008: Chicago Rush Career...

SJSU Receiver & Draft Prospect Chandler Jones Opens up to AOB

March 12, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NFL DraftComments (0)

2014 NFL Draft Prospect 5’10″/180 pounds 2012 2nd Team All-WAC 2013 1st Team All-Mountain West San Jose State Career Leader in receptions (248) and touchdowns (29) Single-season record for receiving touchdowns (15 in 2013) When fellow NFL Draft...

NFL Draft Prospect Bene’ Benwikere Speaks to AOB Regarding Draft

March 11, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NFL DraftComments (0)

San Jose State University cornerback Bene’ Benwikere has been very busy over the last few months. After finishing his senior season with 55 tackles and five interceptions at SJSU, Benwikere has been preparing for May’s NFL Draft. At the Scouting...

San Jose State WR Noel Grigsby Talks College Career and NFL Draft

March 8, 2014 • Front Page, Interviews, NCAAComments (0)

Noel Grigsby, Jr., San Jose State University WR 5’10″/175 pounds College Accomplishments: 2011 All-WAC 2nd team 2012 All-WAC 1st team SJSU single-season receptions record (89 in 2011) SJSU career leader in receiving yards (3,121) SJSU record 36...