Author Archives: Brad McDaniel

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Senior Editor, Writer, Director of College Player Evaluation

Devy Rewind: Week 6

Each week of the college football season @pacificscouting and @DFF_BMack will review the college football week that was. We will regularly bring you our favorite performances, biggest disappointments and most pleasant surprises. Favorite Performances Dede

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Devy Watch: WR Richie James, MTSU

WR, Richie James, MTSU RS-Sophomore 5’9” 180 lbs In high school, Richie James was a track guy and a 3-star football recruit out of Sarasota, FL. He played both quarterback and wide receiver. Like most high school quarterbacks who are the best athlete

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QB Chad Kelly, Mississippi

QB, Chad Kelly, Ole Miss Senior 6’2” 224 lbs. Whether it’s on the field or off the field, Chad Kelly’s college career has been up and down. After committing to Clemson, Kelly received a redshirt during the 2012 season. He played limited snaps duri

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Devy Startup: Part 3

I recently finished a startup draft that consisted of NFL veterans, rookies and Devy players. I’ve lost count of how many Devy leagues I’m in, but including Devy players in the startup draft was new to me. It’s not an uncommon type of Devy start-up

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Devy Startup: Part 2

I recently finished a startup draft that consisted of NFL veterans, rookies and Devy players. I’ve lost count of how many Devy leagues I’m in, but including Devy players in the startup draft was new to me. It’s not an uncommon type of Devy startup,

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Devy Startup: Part 1

I recently finished a startup draft that consisted of NFL veterans, rookies and Devy players. I’ve lost count of how many Devy leagues I’m in, but including Devy players in the startup draft was new to me. It’s not an uncommon type of Devy startup,

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Intro to Devy Part 2: Scouting 101

Have you ever looked at a set of player rankings and drafted the top available player without knowing anything about him? We’ve all done it at some point. Was that pick a success? If so, were you happy or did you breathe a sigh of nervous relief? I bet

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Intro to Devy Part 1: Getting Started

If you’re reading this article, you’ve found the first article in DFF’s brand new Devy section. Today, is part one of your introduction to Devy and our aim is to introduce you to the Devy league format. In the near future, we’ll debut part two of

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Buy & Sell: Jacksonville Jaguars

Let me preface this by saying that I’m a huge fan of what the Jaguars started building two seasons ago. Their record didn’t show it last year, but they made strides offensively, even if it was mostly in garbage time. Compared to the year before, the o