Todd McShay

McShay: NC State QB is top QB in '19 draft

Todd McShay lists Ryan Finley from NC State as his top-ranked QB for the 2019 NFL draft.

NFL Draft

ESPN's McShay puts Rashan Gary No. 3 overall for 2019 draft prospects

McShay's board is top heavy with defensive linemen.

College Football

Todd McShay's preseason Top 32 rankings for 2019 NFL draft

With college football just a couple of weeks away, it's not too early to get a sense of the top NFL prospects you'll be seeing. And hey, it's only …


Todd McShay and Ryan Clark don't think Joe Flacco is a good mentor for Lamar Jackson

Earlier this week, ESPN’s “NFL Live” had a discussion about the Baltimore Ravens quarterback situation. Former Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark was asked about it and said, “It’s not the best in the mentorship.”<p>ESPN’s NFL draft analyst Todd McShay said, “You don’t want Flacco to mentor …

Football (U.S.)

Chargers find Philip Rivers' successor in Todd McShay's 2019 mock draft

The 2019 NFL draft is under one year away, but for the die-hard Chargers fans, it is never too early to start discussing the future.<p>In Todd McShay’s 2019 mock draft, he sees Los Angeles finally ending the drought of not selecting a quarterback after six years by taking Oregon QB Justin Herbert at …

Philip Rivers

Rams select LB Josh Allen in Todd McShay's 2019 mock draft

We’re not even a week removed from the conclusion of the 2018 NFL Draft, but it’s never too early to start talking about next year’s pool. In Luke Easterling of Draft Wire’s first mock draft for 2019, he had the Los Angeles Rams grabbing some pass-rushing help in Montez Sweat out of Mississippi …

Football (U.S.)

Todd McShay has the Raiders going running back in 2019

It is way too early to even think about, but ESPN’s Todd McShay has the Oakland Raiders grabbing a running back in the first round in 2019.<p>ESPN’s …


Todd McShay's 'way-too-early' 2019 mock draft gives Bears top edge rusher

In the modern 365-day news cycle of the NFL, mock draft season never ends.<p>Days after the 2018 NFL Draft concluded, mock drafts for 2019 were already in the works, and even the big names like Todd McShay couldn’t resist.<p>He has the Chicago Bears picking second-overall in 2019, using early projected …


McShay's way-too-early 2019 NFL Mock Draft

Let's start by emphasizing the first part of the headline above: way-too-early. There's a reason we use that terminology for this piece. <i>I have not</i> …


2019 NFL mock draft: Todd McShay makes his way-too-early predictions

‘Tis the season for way-too-early projections for next year’s draft, and another national analysts has thrown his 32 picks into the ring.<p>ESPN’s Todd McShay recently released his 2019 NFL mock draft, and unsurprisingly, it’s loaded with top prospects in the trenches on both sides of the ball.<p>8 of …


Todd McShay 2019 NFL Mock Draft: Ed Oliver Goes No. 1 to Bills

One week after the 2018 NFL draft, ESPN's Todd McShay released his first 2019 NFL mock draft on Thursday, featuring Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver going No. 1 overall to the Buffalo Bills.<p>The draft order used by McShay in his mock was based on Football Outsiders' 2018 projections.<p>McShay called …

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ESPN’s Todd McShay Releases Early 2019 NFL Mock Draft

We are one week since the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft. It has been five days since the draft wrapped up as a whole.<p>Knee-jerk reactions have …

Football (U.S.)

Todd McShay's 2019 mock draft littered with SEC standouts

The 2019 NFL draft is a long ways away. But that hasn’t stopped people from rolling out their 2019 NFL mock drafts. And ESPN’s Todd McShay is the …

Football (U.S.)

ESPN's Todd McShay has a 2019 mock draft already and Lions are going DT

Detroit mostly passed on defensive linemen in this spring's draft, but next year's has some options.

College Football

Todd McShay Names The “Big Winner” Of The 2018 NFL Draft

No one taken in this year’s NFL Draft has played a down of professional football yet. So, attempting to grade how all 32 teams did with their picks …


Tremaine Edmunds named Buffalo Bills' best value pick by Todd McShay

Based on draft boards, the Buffalo Bills seemed to find value in a quite a few of their draft picks. Three picks that come to mind based on value are …

Football (U.S.)

Kiper, McShay and A.J. Green

Before chatting with Bengals WR A.J. Green about his offseason and Cincy's draft class (29:35), Adam Schefter dishes with Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd …

A. J. Green

Giants' NFL Draft 2018 report card: Mel Kiper, Todd McShay, expert grades | Saquon Barkley, Will Hernandez, Kyle Lauletta

General manager Dave Gettleman and the Giants earned largely high praise for a 2018 NFL Draft class that added the best overall player (Penn State …


Bills had one of the top first rounds of says Todd McShay

ESPN’s Todd McShay approves of Buffalo’s 1st round picksThere was certainly no shortage of action for the Buffalo Bills during the first round of the …

Football (U.S.)

ESPN's Todd McShay loves Titans' Harold Landry pick

The Titans stole one of the top outside linebacker prospects in the 2018 NFL draft with the No. 41 pick. This year’s EDGE class was pretty shallow, and Tennessee came away with a bona fide Round 1 talent eight picks into Round 2.<p>It wasn’t just about getting the best player available though. Landry …

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Here’s Why Derrius Guice Is Falling In The NFL Draft, According To Todd McShay

We’re almost through two rounds of the 2018 NFL Draft and former LSU star running back Derrius Guice, one of the top tailbacks heading into the …

College Football

Todd McShay: Ravens won best overall first round

Last night was electric for the Baltimore Ravens. A two-time trade-down by Ozzie Newsome ended with the Ravens picking up the number one tight end in …

Football (U.S.)

Todd McShay's Round 1 NFL draft awards

It was a wild Thursday night, with Baker Mayfield going No. 1 to the Cleveland Browns. And we were just getting started.<p>With Round 1 of the 2018 NFL …


2018 NFL Mock Draft: Todd McShay final draft

Todd McShay delivers his final NFL mock draft of the 2018 year before the first round begins. How do you think it will pan out?<p>The 2018 NFL draft is …


The Chargers might have wanted a run-stopping defensive tackle, but Derwin James gives them their long-term replacement for Eric Weddle after Tre Boston filled in last year. It's excellent value for a guy who was 7th on both Mel Kiper and Todd McShay's final mock drafts.

The Chargers might have wanted a run-stopping defensive tackle, but Derwin James gives them their long-term replacement for Eric Weddle after Tre …


Mel Kiper, Todd McShay produce final mock drafts for 2018 NFL Draft

The start of the 2018 NFL Draft is just over eight hours, and that means mock drafts are coming to a close. We’ll have a 2019 mock draft following …


Here's every pick from the first round of the 2018 NFL draft, and how they compared to expert predictions

With the first pick of this year's NFL draft, the Cleveland Browns selected Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield.<p>The Browns were tight-lipped before the draft, but there were whispers on the eve of the draft that they would take Mayfield. Still, eight of the 11 NFL draft experts we surveyed before …


2018 NFL Mock Draft: Todd McShay's picks for 1-32

The 2018 NFL draft is finally here.<p>I've had so many mock drafts I've lost count, but below is my final projection of what all 32 teams will do …


Here’s Who Mel Kiper, Todd McShay Have Patriots Picking In Final NFL Mock Drafts

The 2018 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday night, which means the window for predicting picks almost is closed. It’s difficult to get a read on this …


Mel Kiper and Todd McShay have DBs headed to 49ers in final mock drafts

ESPN analysts Mel Kiper and Todd McShay published their final mock drafts this morning. Each has the San Francisco 49ers going defensive back with …