1 overall pick, then proceeded to get their hopeful franchise quarterback a few playmakers to build around.
Overlooked again, Case Keenum will start his NFL career close to where he proved his skeptics wrong in college.
3 receiver Mario Manningham from last year's Super Bowl-winning unit, the Giants quickly found their intended replacements in the first two rounds.
The 2012 NFL Draft is over, but it will probably take a few years before we truly know which front offices made the best decisions this past week.
Coming soon to a city near you: Penn State coach Bill O'Brien! The Nittany Lions ' new leader is embarking on a nine-day, 18-stop bus tour spread out over the next three weeks.
He was still able to obtain a useful prospect in Bergstrom, a right tackle at Utah whose short arms and average footwork in space make him a better candidate for left guard.
The move was mostly panned as a serious reach, but the junior college transfer is a premium athlete with as much natural pass-rushing ability as anyone in this year's class and had been rocketing into first-day territory.
3 to No. 4 and acquiring later picks used on Wright and Blanton and also trading up into the tail end of the first round to land Smith.
The choice of 2011 Heisman Trophy recipient Griffin, a superb playmaker and charismatic leader with a rare combination of track-star speed and elite arm strength, at the No.
He has done that and more, playing so well as a little-known redshirt freshman that he appears to be putting himself in contention for playing time come fall.
Undrafted free agents started to come to terms with NFL teams shortly after the conclusion of the three-day draft Saturday evening.
If B.J. Coleman winds up becoming a viable quarterback prospect in Green Bay, the Packers just might owe some thanks to the ex-player who helped the small-school product prepare for life in the NFL.
Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots spent the majority of the 2012 NFL draft focused on improving 2011's league-worst defense.
In this Jan. 2, 2010, file photo, Northern Illinois quarterback Chandler Harnish looks to pass against South Florida during the first half of the International Bowl NCAA college football game in Toronto.
Herron was one of five Buckeyes implicated in a scandal involving a tattoo-parlor owner in Columbus that led to coach Jim Tressel's forced resignation and NCAA sanctions.
Chris Givens, the first player selected from Wake Forest this year, was taken by St.
The body of a huge alligator washed ashore at Somerset Point in Pinopolis on Wednesday.
The New England Patriots, clearly looking to beef themselves up on the defensive side of the ball after loading up on offensive free agents in the offseason, took four defensive players in the first three rounds of the NFL draft.
Police arrested a 22-year-old man Friday suspected of a bludgeoning attack in a blood-splattered Las Vegas home that left a woman and her daughter dead and her husband in critical condition, authorities said.
Seeking to shake off the disgrace of a prostitution scandal, the Secret Service late Friday tightened conduct rules for its agents to prohibit them from drinking excessively, visiting disreputable establishments while... Authorities on Friday surrounded an elaborate, underground bunker believed to be that of a gun-toting survivalist suspected of ... (more)