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2021 NFL Draft: Lance Zierlein's three favorite picks by round
May 04, 2021
Which 2021 NFL Draft picks did draft analyst Lance Zierlein like most? He breaks down his three favorite picks from each round, including Kyle Pitts to the Falcons at No. 4 overall and Amari Rodgers to the Packers in Round 3.
2021 NFL Draft, Day 2 mock: Packers scoop up WR Tutu Atwell for Aaron Rodgers in third round
Apr 30, 2021
With Round 1 of the 2021 NFL Draft in the books, Lance Zierlein projects how Rounds 2 and 3 will play out on Friday night. Will the Packers' third-round selection of a wide receiver help smooth things over with Aaron Rodgers?
2021 NFL Draft, Day 2 mock: Buccaneers snag quarterback Kyle Trask in second round
Apr 30, 2021
With Round 1 of the 2021 NFL Draft in the books, Lance Zierlein projects how Rounds 2 and 3 will play out on Friday night. In the second round, the Bucs take a QB to apprentice under Tom Brady, while the Chiefs give Patrick Mahomes another weapon and some protection.
Lance Zierlein 2021 NFL mock draft 3.0: Eagles land Jaylen Waddle after trading down
Mar 29, 2021
Lance Zierlein updates his Round 1 forecast after two blockbuster trades altered the outlook for the 2021 NFL Draft. Which prospect is most likely to land with the Eagles after Philly moved down to No. 12?
Lance Zierlein 2021 NFL mock draft 2.0: How does the first wave of free agency impact Round 1?
Mar 19, 2021
The first wave of free agency has altered the league landscape. How does the roster reshuffling impact Round 1 of the 2021 NFL Draft? Lance Zierlein provides his Mock Draft 2.0, with a juicy trade shaking up the top 10.
NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year candidates: Chase Young in front
Jul 09, 2020
Chase Young seems primed for a big first season, but which of his fellow rookies poses the biggest threat to his chances of winning the Defensive Rookie of the Year award? Lance Zierlein unveils his top eight contenders for the hardware.
Lance Zierlein NFL mock draft 1.0: Raiders pick WR Jerry Jeudy
Jan 29, 2020
In his first mock for the 2020 NFL Draft, Lance Zierlein predicts the Raiders will be the first of five teams to pick a receiver in Round 1. Who might Mike Mayock select to kick off the franchise's new era in Las Vegas?
7 burning questions for college football's top NFL draft prospects
May 23, 2018
Will Nick Bosa outdo big brother Joey at Ohio State? Is Jim Harbaugh's new QB set for a breakthrough season? Those are just a couple of the burning questions on Lance Zierlein's mind this offseason as he turns his attention to the next wave of top prospects.
Five 2016 NFL first-round picks that will break out in 2018
May 16, 2018
Now that they have a couple years in the NFL under their belt, which 2016 first-round picks are poised for a breakout year in 2018? Lance Zierlein says the Redskins' Josh Doctson and Saints' Sheldon Rankins are among five players that fit the bill.