1 overall pick in the NFLDraft. It was a really strong day for the defensive backs on Monday.
"Penn State'sSaquon Barkley is the draft's best player and gives the Browns an instant-impact offensive weapon who will fit perfectly behind an already solid offensive line".
As Jim Reineking of USA Today notes, most offensive tackles have somewhere around a 5.24-second 40-yard dash time, a 28.4-inch vertical and an 8.5-foot broad jump. His performance in Indianapolis should help quiet those with concerns.
At 6-feet and 201 pounds, Oliver ran a quick 40-yard dash time for his size of 4.50 seconds.
Beyond that dominant duo is a quintet of players who showed out and vastly improved their draft stock.
The question is: Who were the standout performers from the 2018 Scouting Combine and how might that improve their projection in the 2018 NFL Draft?
Tulane defensive end Ade Aruna, who played basketball at Central Park Christian in Birmingham before taking up football at an in prep school, had the best broad jump among the defensive linemen at 128 inches. Ward likely cemented his status as a top-15 pick, but the Lions could have a shot at Jackson in the first or second round, and Nickerson can likely be had with a value pick late due to his slight frame.
Smith's showing in the bench press was one of six from this year that landed among the top 10 performances at a combine by a participant who played football at an Alabama high school or college. And unfortunately for the former Sooner, he turned in a historically poor performance, finishing last in the 40-yard dash (5.85), vertical (19.5 inches), broad jump (6-feet-10), short shuttle (5.38) and bench press (14). But he still doesn't warrant consideration at the top of the draft. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media added that Barkley would be the Browns' pick at No. 1 id the draft was today, and reigning Heisman Trophy victor Baker Mayfield could be their selection at No. 4.
You can pick and choose between corner and linebacker as the Rams' biggest need this offseason, but even after trading for Marcus Peters, it's obvious Los Angeles needs another defensive back on the outside.
It is clearly anxious about its market sway, and formalizing its partnership with non-OPEC allies would give it broader influence. But despite dinner invitations and behind-closed-doors conversations, shale continues to increase output and grab market share.
Trump's proposal has raised alarm about a potential trade war that could negatively impact American industry and jobs. China, contrary to media reports, sends more than two per cent of the steel to the United States , he said.
The Pentagon's investigation into the Niger ambush and what took place is expected to be released later this week. Rob Manning, director of Defense press operations did not confirm the authenticity of the video footage.
It could be another spring and summer of contract contentiousness for running back Le'Veon Bell and the Pittsburgh Steelers . They already have paid Bell in a manner, via the franchise tag, that basically obliterates the standard for running backs .
In fact, these programs require the subscription, because frequent purchases are required for supplying the necessary items. Walmart's grocery business faced stepped-up competition when Amazon acquired Whole Foods past year for almost $14 billion.
Jennifer Garner rose to fame in the American TV series Alias back in 2002 and still continues to wow us on the red carpet today. The star has taken to Instagram to give her take on the episode and to try to offer an explanation of what she was thinking .
Sneed, telling ESPN that keeping Sneed on board after multiple domestic violence incidents was "a frightful mistake in hindsight". She alleges that while they posed together, he reached down the back of her trousers and penetrated her vagina with a finger.
Team Sky and Bradley Wiggins have both strongly denied that any drugs were used, or any TUEs granted, without a medical need. But Froome, one of a handful of riders to remain with Sky since its inception in 2010, says he has witnessed no wrongdoing.
Apparently, it's Meghan's flawless facial proportions that has given her an edge over the other female royals. It seemed plausible therefore that we might get a day off work for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's nuptials.
Michael Pollanen, Chief Forensic Pathologist for the Province of Ontario, said the causes of death are pending further studies. As the Toronto Sun first reported, McArthur allegedly had a penchant for keeping twisted trophies of his alleged conquests.
Man arrested for stealing the Best Actress Oscar Trophy
Her Oscar was awarded for playing an angry and bitter mother who is seeking vengeance after her daughter is raped and murdered. Once the women who had been nominated for awards at the event were on their feet, McDormand addressed the rest of the room.
11 countries sign historic free trade deal
These governments agreed on its content January 23 and by February 21 its 30 chapters were released to the public. Last month, Trump told the World Economic Forum in Davos that the USA might return if it got a better deal.
Daylight saving time starts this weekend
Let's hope that 2018 is the a year ago we lose an hour of sleep to "save" an hour of sunlight at the end of the day. If some Florida lawmakers have their way, you might never have to adjust your clocks to "spring forward" again.
Cedi Osman headed to the bench as the Cavs host the Pistons
Nance, acquired in a trade from the Lakers on February 8, is averaging 10.0 points and 6.6 boards since joining Cleveland. Jordan Clarkson , Rodney Hood and Larry Nance Jr are averaging in double-digit scoring since they came to Cleveland.
Google launches Google Lens for all the android users
Another addition is better support for location discovery when you're in a building, which will use Wi-Fi Round-Trip-Time (RTT). Lens basically works as a visual search engine, using your smartphone's camera to identify what you see in the real world.
Amazon Whole Foods deliveries expand to two new cities
Walmart's grocery business faced stepped-up competition when Amazon acquired Whole Foods previous year for almost $14 billion. A test of ZIP codes in San Jose and Oakland showed the delivery option available in at least parts of those cities.
Richard Spencer: Small Crowd and Arrests
Richard Spencer coined the term "alt-right, ' and popularized the idea of a future state exclusively for white people". Spencer said he changed his speech before of the violence outside, which he laid squarely on the Antifa protesters .
Chelsea rocked as Hazard considers Madrid switch
Hazard is undoubtedly their best player and Conte needs to play to his strengths if they want to finish this season on a high. He defends, crosses the ball, assists and scores goals in big games. 'That's a pity.
Robert Kuok stays 96th richest man in the world
Gates, who topped the 2017 edition of the magazine's list, fell behind Amazon head honcho Jeff Bezos ($112 billion). Americans lead the way with a record 585 billionaires , followed by mainland China with 373.