NFL Draft

New York Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets GM Needs Draft ‘Portfolio’ To Pay Immediate Dividends

It’s almost an exercise in risk management. It’s a short portfolio, and the key will lie in how Mike Maccagnan views Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota.

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Amari Cooper

Silverman: Talented Rookie Receivers Appear To Be Taking Over For Veterans

Teams that are looking for upgrades in the wide receiver department are looking to the draft instead of free agency.

04/24/2015

Quarterback Jameis Winston of Florida State looks to throw a pass during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Woman Who Accused Jameis Winston Of Rape Files Lawsuit Against Him

A former Florida State University student on Thursday filed a lawsuit against top NFL prospect Jameis Winston, saying he assaulted and raped her at an off-campus apartment in 2012.

04/17/2015

Jameis Winston (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images), Marcus Mariota (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Report: Jets GM ‘Hasn’t Ruled Out’ Trading Up In Draft

If you believe the Jets, the new brain trust will take a good, hard look at the best player available at No. 6. Then again, they could select the best player, period.

04/13/2015

Garrett Grayson (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Silverman: Hundley, Grayson, Petty Lead Next Wave Of QBs Beyond The Big 2

Here’s a look at the other quarterbacks who could turn out to be tremendous value picks in the 2015 draft.

04/10/2015

UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley scrambles out of the pocket during a 42-30 loss to the Oregon Ducks on October 11, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Reports: Jets Work Out UCLA QB Brett Hundley, To Sign LB Joe Mays

The UCLA quarterback is considered by some to be the third-best at his position in the upcoming NFL draft, behind Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota.

04/10/2015

Defensive tackle Malcom Brown #90 of the Texas Longhorns looks at the video board before the game against the Oklahoma State Cowboys on November 15, 2014 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

Silverman: If Reese Bolsters Defense In Draft, Giants Can Win NFC East

Reese could trade down and acquire more picks, but if he does not, he has to look seriously at Texas defensive tackle Malcom Brown, who has quickness, anger and excellent hands.

04/03/2015

Amari Cooper (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Report: Amari Cooper, Prized WR Prospect, Visiting Jets On Thursday

The Alabama wideout could fall to the Jets at No. 6 in the upcoming draft, but he’d have to get past Oakland first.

04/02/2015

If Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota can't make the NFL Draft, this might be the way to go. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Report: Mariota, Like Winston, Plans To Skip NFL Draft

The top two draws in the upcoming draft could many, many miles from Chicago — and the huggable arms of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell — on April 30.

04/01/2015

Quarterback Jameis Winston of Florida State throws a pass during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Jameis Winston: ‘I’m The Best Player In This Draft’

The Florida State star threw passes for nearly an hour Tuesday, demonstrating arm strength, accuracy and stamina. His next public workout might be as the top pick in the NFL draft.

04/01/2015

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Chris Trotman)

Boomer & Carton: Lack Of Draft Respect, Knicks Pushing Season Tix And More

You know what they say: timing is everything. Boomer and Craig agree that the Knicks’ timing kinda stinks.

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Quarterback Jameis Winston of Florida State looks to throw a pass during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Jameis Winston’s Pro Day Attracts Jets To Tallahassee

The Jets are in need of a franchise quarterback, though the price tag to trade up to No. 1 would be astronomical, perhaps several first-round picks.

03/31/2015

Defensive lineman Randy Gregory of Nebraska competes during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 22, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Randy Gregory, Top NFL Prospect, Says He Failed Drug Test At Combine

The Nebraska star acknowledged he’s “worried” about how this will affect his position in the draft, where a significant drop would mean millions in lost salary.

03/26/2015

Quarterback Marcus Mariota of Oregon throws a pass during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Joe Namath: If Mariota Is Available At No. 6, Jets Should Take Him

Joe Namath, the greatest quarterback in franchise history, thinks Maccagnan needs to roll the dice and pick Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota if he’s available at No. 6.

03/24/2015

New York Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Jets’ Maccagnan Can Make Believer Out Of Me In Draft

This is where “Magic Mike” can earn his way into Jets lore. If he succeeds, and in a few years the Jets take off for lands not seen in many decades, then I’ll believe anything is possible.

03/16/2015

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