The calm before the storm

Thursday February 14th, 2008

With the scouting combine less than a week away from cranking to life in Indianapolis, the start of the NFL's full-blown draft season is almost at hand. Here's our second attempt to mock out the April 26 first round, replete with an early change at the top, where Virginia defensive end Chris Long is now projected as Miami's No. 1 overall pick, ahead of LSU defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey. But keep an eye on Boston College quarterback MattRyan, who may still find himself headed for the Dolphins before all is said and done. (Feel free to send comments to

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