16 hrs ago
Big Cat Country
Jaguars sign 7th-round pick Demetrius McCray
The Jaguars have now signed two of their eight 2013 NFL Draft selections, as the team announced on Wednesday that seventh-round cornerback Demetrius McCray agreed to and signed his first NFL contract.
Thu May 16, 2013
Will Stedman Bailey Beat Out Brian Quick On The Outside?
Last season the Rams drafted a raw talent wide receiver out of Appalachian State named Brian Quick in the second round.
Wed May 15, 2013
A 43-inch vertical jump helped Detroit Lions rookie free agent running back Steven Miller gain notice
Before his feet left the ground, the staff at Appalachian State removed a ceiling tile to make sure he had enough room.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Mile High Report
Broncos make a few roster moves
If you're thinking the Broncos waived Lance Ball----SIKE, GOTCHA! With the conclusion of Broncos minicamp comes the news that the team has signed two players and let one go The Broncos have agreed to terms with two players who tried out at this weekend's rookie minicamp: LB Damien Holmes & DE Lanston Tanyi.
Lions rookie Ziggy Ansah shows improvement
He got visibly better and more confident every day. There were times, especially on Sunday, when he completely dominated the 11-on-11 drills.
Sat May 11, 2013
Free agents Steven Miller, Blake Clingan look to impress Lions
Imagine being invited to an audition and finding out when you got there that some of the people you are competing against were given a priority invitation.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Washington Post
Lions sign top draft pick DE Ezekiel Ansah to 5-year contract, 8 others to 4-year deals
Additional terms of the deal weren't disclosed Friday by the team. The 23-year-old defensive end from BYU was the fifth overall pick of last month's draft.
Sat May 04, 2013
Under-the-Radar Position Battles
December 1, 2012; Morgantown, WV, USA; West Virginia Mountaineers running back Shawne Alston rushes the ball against the Kansas Jayhawks during the first quarter at Milan Puskar Field.
Thu May 02, 2013
Hail to the Redskins
Redskins add Seven More Undrafted Players
The Washington Redskins added seven more undrafted free agents on Thursday bringing the total of undrafted free agents signed to 12.
The Washington Post
Redskins sign 12 college free agents [updated]
Ashworth is a 6-3, 300-pound guard, who earned first-team All-Conference USA honors.
Wed May 01, 2013
The Star Online
Shelby product Tanyi invited to Redskins' rookie camp
Lanston Tanyi, a defensive end last fall for Colorado State, has been invited to participate in a rookie minicamp with the Washington Redskins this weekend, the school reported.. Tanyi, 6-foot-2, and 250 pounds, was selected by his Colorado State University teammates as the Rams' most valuable player last season.
Detroit Free Press
Lions punter Sam Martin should make early impact, says ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr.
Many Detroit Lions fans were taken aback when their team picked up punter Sam Martin out of Appalachian State in the fifth round of last week's NFL draft.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
'Sold Out' aimed at motivating students to do the right thing
During a drug abstinence presentation at Watauga High School Wednesday, Roman Gabriel pleaded with the junior and senior classes to avoid potential pitfalls that could prevent them from finding their true passion in life.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Fort Collins Coloradoan
Former Colorado State player Lanston Tanyi invited to minicamp by Washington Redskins
Lanston Tanyi, a second-team all-conference defensive end last fall for CSU's football team, has been invited to participate in a rookie minicamp with the Washington Redskins this weekend, school officials said Monday.
Post and Courier
Citadel punter Cass Couey gets NFL tryout with New York Giants
Former Citadel punter Cass Couey has been invited to a mini-camp tryout with the New York Giants.
Detroit Free Press
Dave Birkett: Working Senior Bowl helped Lions make picks
Coach Jim Schwartz welcomes first-round draft pick Ziggy Ansah of Brigham Young to the Lions.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Three former Mountaineers sign free agent deals
Running back Steven Miller was first by signing a free agent contract with the Detroit Lions minutes after the draft was over.
The Miami Herald
Jaguars draft CB McCray in final round of draft
The Jacksonville Jaguars added yet another defensive back in the NFL draft, selecting Appalachian State cornerback Demetrius McCray with their second pick in the seventh round.
2013 NFL Draft trades: Day Three
Here are the terms of trades completed on Saturday, April 27, the third and final day of the 2013 NFL Draft.
Rock Hill Herald
2013 NFL draft: Duke QB Sean Renfree gets a chance with Atlanta Falcons
But late in the seventh round, with the 249th overall pick, the Atlanta Falcons selected Blue Devils quarterback Sean Renfree.