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# NFL Draft

Last year
# NFL Draft
Miami Dolphins punished for tampering with Tom Brady, Sean Payton
The penalties were handed down to the Dolphins after the conclusion of a six-month probe on allegations of tampering and tanking games.
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# the cincinnati kid
Quarterback Joe Burrow taken first in the 2020 NFL Draft
The draft was due to be held in Las Vegas but took place virtually owing to the coronavirus.
# On The Mend
Giants rookie takes part in team training a month after being shot
Corey Ballentine progressed to 11-on-11 drills on Tuesday after ramping up individual work during team activities last week.
# NFL Draft
Rosen finds new home in Miami as Metcalf, Lock slides end
Josh Rosen was the major talking point on day two of the draft and can now focus on his future with the Dolphins.
# to qb or not to qb
The Cardinals' first pick in this year's NFL draft could throw the whole thing into chaos
If the Cards pass on QB Kyler Murray, there could be carnage in the first round.
# Pats The Baker
The Patriots flirted with a massive trade to snap up Baker Mayfield in the NFL Draft
If the Browns passed with the number one pick, the Pats were reportedly ready to trade up and take Mayfield at #2.
# Inspirational
Griffin 'lost for words' after becoming the first one-handed NFL player to be drafted
He joins his twin brother, Shaquill Griffin, who was also drafted by Seattle in the third round last year.
# draft day
8 things we learned from going to the 2018 NFL draft
Everything really is bigger in Texas and NFL fans really don’t like Roger Goodell.
# NFL Draft
Derrius Guice finally gets the call after dramatic slide down the board
Elsewhere on day two, the Pittsburgh Steelers appeared to find a successor to Ben Roethlisberger.
# Class of 2018
Heisman holder Mayfield is top pick in NFL Draft, 7th pick apologises for racist tweets
The New York Giants opted for “the complete running back” Saquon Barkley in the second overall pick.
# The rosen one
One of the top QBs in this month's draft is not worried about being 'too opinionated'
Josh Rosen says athletes need to use their platform for good.
# hot take
Josh Rosen's former coach says he wouldn't draft him number one overall because he asks questions
Jim Mora surprised many by saying he would take Sam Darnold if he worked with the Browns.
# Class of 2018
This year's NFL draft might be a more insane scramble for quarterbacks than usual
We could see four or five quarterbacks go within the first 15 picks.
# Inappropriate
An NFL team asked a rookie if he 'liked men' and if his mother 'sells herself'
Derrius Guice faced the questions at the NFL combine last weekend.
# Takkarist McKinley
'Fine me later:' Falcons draft pick drops f-bomb in emotional tribute speech to late grandmother
Takkarist McKinley was pick number 26 in the first round of the draft.
# take your pick
Here's how the experts are predicting the first round of the NFL Draft will go
The number one pick seems a lock, after that… Chaos.
# No ordinary Joe
'We don't really know if he's redeemed' - The NFL's Joe Mixon dilemma
Outrageously talented on the field, Mixon once punched a woman in the face, breaking four bones.
# DOn't do it
The Browns, who picked Johnny Football, could be about to make an even bigger mistake
Don’t do it Cleveland.
# big tom
Where are they now? The 6 quarterbacks infamously drafted before Tom Brady
Someone got fired after this.
# draft day
A month from the NFL Draft, here's what the experts are predicting for the first 10 picks
There is still a lot of uncertainty surrounding this year’s Draft.
# Family Business
American football player reveals he decided to turn pro early because his mother is homeless
Peyton Barber surprised many with his decision to turn pro this year.
# Making the grade
How did your team do in the 2015 NFL Draft? – NFC Edition
In the second part of his analysis, Steve O’Rourke looks at the NFC.
# Making the grade
How did your team do in the 2015 NFL Draft? - AFC Edition
Steve O’Rourke takes a look at how took the best advantage of the new crop of NFL players this weekend.
# pecking order
Titans stick with Mariota as Jets and Rams provide the big surprises in round one
Gang Green fans will be particularly happy with how things fell into place last night.
With the first pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, The42 selects...
The waiting is almost over for college football’s big names as tonight they’ll find out their new homes.
# Reel stories
Sports Film of the Week: Late Rounders
The late rounds of the NFL Draft are a long way from the glamour of round one.
# History
Michael Sam becomes the first openly gay player to be drafted in the NFL
The Missouri player was picked by the St. Louis Rams.
# graduation presence
'Johnny Football' made to sweat as Clowney picked first at NFL Draft
Manziel was only the second quarter-back selected in the annual cherry-pick of college football’s finest.
# Decision time
With the first pick of the 2014 NFL Draft, picks...
The waiting is over for college football’s big names as tonight they’ll find out their new homes.
# NFL Combine
NFL team asks draft prospect about his internet-famous girlfriend during interview
Things get personal in the big leagues.
# Who you gonna call?
The Redzone’s 2013 NFL Mock Draft
Steve O’Rourke dons his Mystic Meg mask in an effort to predict this year’s first round.
# NFL Draft
Luck becomes a Colt, RG3 goes to Washington
As expected, the Colts chose Luck over the other highly-rated quarterbacks, such as Robert Griffin III and Ryan Tannehill.
# lucky bag
The Redzone NFL Draft special: Quarterbacks
Draft day is here and the best quarterbacks in a generation will be picked first.
# Top Pick
The Redzone NFL Draft special: Running backs and linebackers.
Running backs might be going out of fashion but one NFL team is using a top five pick on one.
# Well read
The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting
The key to Kenya’s long distance success, Barcelona’s place in football history and an argument for Ronnie O’Sullivan’s consideration alongside Usain Bolt and Tiger Woods.
# NFL Draft
Cam Newton heads to Carolina on a draft night full of surprises
Check out this year’s top ten picks – as well as our mock projections – in our round-up of last night’s NFL Draft.
# Hit or Miss?
Take Five: NFL Draft steals and busts
Ahead of this evening’s annual talent carve-up, we take a look at some big hits and spectacular flops from the NFL Draft.
# First pick!
A Bluffer’s Guide to... the NFL draft
American football’s lockout is over – for now- and attention turns to this week’s NFL draft. But what is it?