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  1. Criticism of Alabama Draft Picks in NFL Is Hugely OverblownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BleacherReport

    ... his first year. Eddie Lacy continued his strong career after winning Offensive Rookie of the Year last season. Julio Jones is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL. Dre Kirkpatrick has faced criticism as one of Alabama's draft busts but finished ...

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  2. Alabama freshman quarterback Blake Barnett reminds ex-Tide linebacker of former SEC starRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Alabama Live

    ... California. We wouldn't have recruited him. If the guy's the best player, we're going to play him. "Just like Julio Jones was the best player when he was a wide receiver as a freshman and we played him. Amari Cooper was. Trent Richardson was. If a ...

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  3. St Louis Rams: Case for Kevin WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Isportsweb.com

    ... in the open field, evident by being of the leading YAC players in college last year. Scouts have compared him to Julio Jones, a player White says he emulates. White also impressed scouts with his blocking ability, something White said he loves to ...

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  4. Alabama prospects overrated? Tide may be turningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | USA Today

    ... and Rolando McClain of the Dallas Cowboys had long-awaited breakthroughs in 2014. Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones and Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, the offensive rookie of the year in 2013, are among the most productive players at ...

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  5. Can Vikings nab another 'freak' from West Virginia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | TwinCities

    ... remaining wide receiver among White, Cooper and Parker -- and that it will be Parker. "Parker is an A.J. Green-, Julio Jones-type because he has the size," Brugler said. "He's a terrific athlete." Mayock rates White as the draft's top receiver, ... 2 comments

  6. Live at 9 with Mike Herndon: How much will the combine really help?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Alabama Live

    ... according to CBSSports.com, and a guy who's projected to be on the bubble of getting drafted at all. Those are Julio Jones-Calvin Johnson type numbers. Will they propel Conley into Julio Jones-Calvin Johnson draft territory? No. It's easy to get ...

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  7. Re-ranking fastest Alabama 40-yard dash times at NFL Combine after 2015 event closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Alabama Live

    ... however, the best among former Tide stars. Dee Milliner's 4.36 from 2013 remains the top time followed by Julio Jones' 4.39 from 2011. Of the top 10 times, all but one were recorded by a receiver or defensive back. Linebacker Juwan Simpson's 4.55 ...

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  8. NFL Mock Draft: Post-Combine, Kevin White & Dorial Green-Beckham on the RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Big Lead

    ... Virginia. The 4.35 40 was a surprise at the Combine. Had an NFC scout tell me he looked like a slightly smaller Julio Jones. "Freak" is being tossed around. 5 Washington - Dante Fowler, DE, Florida . No change. He ran a 4.65 40 while weighing 260 ...

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  9. Amari Cooper or Landon Collins will be Nick Saban's best NFL player from AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Alabama Live

    Landon Collins looks on as Nick Saban shakes Amari Cooper's hand at Alabama's Jan. 9, 2015, press conference in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, announcing that Collins, Cooper and T.J. Yeldon are turning pro early. You said Julio Jones , didn't you? If you didn't, you probably said Eddie Lacy .

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  10. Atlanta Falcons prepared to pay the price again for Julio JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Alabama Live

    Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones pulls away from Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman during the first half of an NFL game in Charlotte, N.C., on Nov. 16, 2014. Atlanta general manager Thomas Dimitroff said he had no regrets about the price paid by the Falcons to get wide receiver Julio Jones .

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  11. West Virginia's Kevin White 'a freak' among receivers at NFL combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Erie Times News

    ... Thickly built at 6 feet 3, 215 pounds, the performance had White drawing comparisons to Atlanta Falcons star Julio Jones. "oeEveryone dreams of being the first draft pick at their position," White said. "oeIt would mean a lot I'm sure to Amari ...

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  12. It's better to receive: Raiders, 49ers will have great WR choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Paradise Post

    ... on confidence. Role models include other physical receivers such as Moss, Keyshawn Johnson, Brandon Marshall, Julio Jones and Dez Bryant -- and he puts himself at the top of this year's rookie class. "I don't feel that any receiver can do what I ...

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  13. Mayock: White's 40 'officially makes him a freak'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NFL

    ... is the "clear-cut No. 1 wide receiver in this draft class." Jeremiah compares White to Cincinnati Bengals star Julio Jones , noting that when Jones came out of Alabama, there were questions about his straight-line speed, too. Jeremiah said both are ...

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  14. Kevin White might be out of reach for Vikings after running blazing 4.35 in 40 at combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | TwinCities

    ... my opinion, Parker is third (among receivers),'' said draft analyst Dane Brugler. "But Parker is an A.J. Green, Julio Jones type because he has the size. He's a terrific athlete.'' White is a strong candidate to be taken No. 4 by Oakland. That would ...

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  15. Alabama WR Amari Cooper NFL Draft Scouting ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NFLMocks

    ... but that's not really the focus of his game. This is a versatile receiver prospect who isn't a Calvin Johnson or Julio Jones as a physical marvel, but he really does everything that you look for in a player at this position that can track the ball, ...

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  16. Serious questionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Silver And Black Pride

    We've been at this mock draft stuff for weeks going over rankings and stat sheets on all these players, I have just one question; if Amari Cooper gets through this NFL combine process and is still ranked as the #4 best player in the draft and Williams is off the board in 2 picks come draft day do you still think the Oakland Raiders should trade down and go after Kevin White from West Virginia? I'm asking because I believe winning teams make definitive moves and decisions, I have yet to hear Atlanta complain about ever drafting Julio Jones since he declared for the draft. I have been hearing Coopers name for two seasons while we're just now hearing about Kevin White from West Virginia.

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  17. Ranking the 16 fastest 40-yard dash times from former Alabama stars at NFL combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Alabama Live

    Alabama wide receiver Julio Jones does a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis on Feb. 27, 2011. Televised live on the NFL Network, it's become the focal point of an event that was once a relatively private gathering to assess talent.

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  18. Ultimate ESPN 300: Class rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | ESPN

    ... well under Nick Saban, their 2008 and 2009 classes were the most impactful. The 2008 class included Ingram, WR Julio Jones and several key defensive players like Marcel Dareus and Dont'a Hightower. McCarron, Richardson, Dre Kirkpatrick and ...

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  19. SEC morning linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | ESPN

    ... Down South correctly points out, the SEC has indeed been turning into a wide receiver factory. From Beckham to Julio Jones to Jeremy Maclin, you're looking at three SEC alumnus ranked among the top 10 in receiving yards. Throw in Evans, A.J. Green, ...

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  20. 7 Wide Receivers Minnesota Vikings Must Consider in 2015 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | BleacherReport

    ... This production in combination with his skill set and 6'3", 209-pound frame has resulted in comparisons to Julio Jones of the Atlanta Falcons . I love Parker, Cooper & DGB on tape but West Virginia's Kevin White is my top WR. He has the same traits ...

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