NFL NETWORK DRAFT COVERAGE RECAP – DAY 2
NFL TOTAL ACCESS AT THE 2010 NFL DRAFT
PRE-DRAFT COVERAGE QUOTES & VIDEO:
“He’s a first round talent, but the perception of him as a ‘me first’ kid pushed him out of the first round.” – Mike Mayock on QB Jimmy Clausen not being selected on the first day.
“They got the perfect corner for their system.” – Michael Lombardi on Jets selecting CB Kyle Wilson No. 29 overall
“He avoided the trap of taking USC players. He picked the best guys.” – Jamie Dukes on head coach Pete Carroll and the Seattle Seahawks
“Whether or not you believe they should have traded down, they got the guy they wanted. But they’re open to criticism because a lot of people think they still could have gotten him and picked up some extra picks.” – Mike Mayock on Jaguars selecting DT Tyson Alualu No. 10 overall
“That’s what San Francisco wants to be: a physical running team. Somewhere, Frank Gore is celebrating.” – Charles Davis on 49ers selecting OT Anthony Davis No. 11 overall and OG Mike Iupati No. 17 overall.
“This means that Josh McDaniels is going all in.” – Mike Mayock on the Broncos’ offseason and draft.
Final part of Mike Mayock’s exclusive sit down with Patriots head coach Bill Belichick: The Rolling Stones had a dramatic effect on one draft. Bill Belichick recalls how it happened.
- For video, please visit: http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-draft/09000d5d817bd486/Belichick-interview-Part-4
DRAFT COVERAGE QUOTES & VIDEO:
“We all get caught up in team needs, but you need to go back to the best player on your board.” – Mike Mayock on draft strategy
“Maybe someone needs to go under the hood to find out what’s going on.” – Rich Eisen on the uncertainty surrounding the 42nd pick in the second round that the New England Patriots acquired through the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Oakland Raiders
“Roger Goodell must feel very loved.” – Mike Mayock on Commissioner Goodell receiving big hugs from the draftees on stage
FEATURED VIDEO OF 2ND AND 3RD ROUND DRAFT PICKS:
To access video with NFL Network analysts sharing their thoughts on 2nd and 3rd rounds selections from the night including Dexter McCluster, Jimmy Clausen, Colt McCoy and Toby Gerhart, please visit: http://www.nfl.com/draft/2010/tracker#dt-by-round-input:2 (round 2) and http://www.nfl.com/draft/2010/tracker#dt-by-round-input:3 (round 3).
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEAD COACH MACK BROWN INTERVIEW WITH FORMER QB COLT MCCOY:
After announcing former Texas QB Colt McCoy being selected No. 85 overall by the Cleveland Browns, Texas head coach Mack Brown chats with his former quarterback on the NFL Network set: http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-draft/09000d5d817c011f/McCoy-interview
NFL Network’s coverage of Rounds 4 through 7 of the NFL Draft begins Saturday at 9:00 AM ET with Total Access at the NFL Draft Presented by Lexus. University of Texas head coach Mack Brown joins Rich Eisen, Mike Mayock, Charles Davis and Corey Chavous for the one hour pre-draft show, followed by day three of the 2010 NFL Draft Presented by Verizon at 10:00 AM ET.
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