Khalil mack

Monday Morning Quarterback
How Did I Get Here?
How Did I Get Here?
Khalil Mack went from playing one year of high school football to becoming the fifth pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Oakland Raiders rookie retraces his steps and dishes on teammates, his biggest motivation and the QBs on his sack list
By Khalil Mack
10 Things I Think I Think
I Think … It’s Draft Day!
I Think … It’s Draft Day!
Expecting to see a trade in the top five? Don't hold your breath. The 2014 NFL draft kicks off today—praise be to Goodell—and while Houston wants nothing more than to move out of the top spot, the Texans likely will stay put and take . . .
By Peter King
NFL Draft Breakdown
Position Analysis: Pass Rushers
Position Analysis: Pass Rushers
Mack and Clowney are tops (though in what order we’ll have to wait to see), but don’t sleep on Missouri’s Kony Ealy
By Peter King
Open Field
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Should Select
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Should Select
Forget about trying to predict what teams are going to do Thursday night. It's an impossible task. Instead, let's focus on which players make the most sense for each first-round team—even though it won't come close to unfolding this way
By Greg A. Bedard
Open Field
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Will Select
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Will Select
More than in years past, the teams in the 2014 NFL Draft have done a good job of hiding their intentions. Here's our fearless leader's attempt to solve the jigsaw puzzle, complete with a handful of trades and a relative surprise choice at No. 1
By Peter King
Mediaville
A Mayock & McShay Q&A
A Mayock & McShay Q&A
Forget the prospects. The most recognizable faces during the NFL draft process are media stars Mike Mayock and Todd McShay. What do these guys do and how do they define success? One thing’s for sure: It’s not about the mock drafts
By Richard Deitsch
Film Room
Little Hype, Huge Upside
Little Hype, Huge Upside
Ignore all the Jadeveon Clowney talk. The NFL draft prospect most similar to Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor is Khalil Mack, a once-unheralded linebacker from the University at Buffalo who stepped right out of a scout’s dream
By Greg A. Bedard
Monday Morning Quarterback
Let’s Get Real … and Then Talk About Draft Charades
Let’s Get Real ...
Want a feel-good story amid all the misinformation swirling around the NFL? Saints owner Tom Benson is opening his wallet—widely—to help Steve Gleason achieve a dream. And, yes, the latest draft buzz, including a big trade at No. 1
By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
The ‘Torturous’ 2014 Draft
The ‘Torturous’ 2014 Draft
That description—courtesy of an NFL head coach, on the process of evaluating this year’s QB prospects—also fits the interminable walkup to the league’s pushed-back May draft. With two weeks to go, here’s what we think we know
By Peter King