With starting cornerbacks Malcolm Butler and Logan Ryan entering the final year of their contracts, the New England Patriots added a high-intangibles, talented prospect in Cyrus Jones, who will also factor into the return game.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Another draft, another quarterback. Join the club, Christian Hackenberg. The New York Jets, continuing their endless search for a franchise quarterback, selected the former Penn State passer in the second round (51st overall) on Friday night, turning their quarterback situation upside down -- again.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The Atlanta Falcons and coach Dan Quinn entered the draft with a mission to improve speed at linebacker. They accomplished that goal with second-round draft pick Deion Jones, the LSU linebacker who ran the 40-yard dash in 4.
METAIRIE, La. – The New Orleans Saints had a big need at wide receiver -- as in, they needed a big man to help fill the enormous void left by Marques Colston.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Titans traded for DeMarco Murray at the start of free agency and pointed to the NFL rushing king from 2014 as their new workhorse.
The Cowboys took a risk drafting LB Jaylon Smith, who's coming off a knee injury, but it was their team doctor who performed reconstructive surgery.