Recent trends seem to indicate the diminishing returns of taking a running back early in the NFL draft. However, with a potential generational talent in Saquon Barkley looking like a top-five selection this year, our staff digs into the question of when it’s worth it to use a first-round pick on a back.
2018 NFL Draft Preview: How High Should Teams Draft a Running Back?
Recent high-profile running back selections have panned out well, but the value of the position en masse appears to be diminishing
Jake and Jordan break down the biggest series of the season and discuss the Mariners as a potential AL wild-card spoiler
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Verno and KOC also talk about Klay Thompson’s comeback from injury and The Athletic’s report about the Lakers’ offseason recruiting strategies
Both records and offenses were broken in Week 3 of the NFL season. Kevin Clark is joined by Mallory Rubin to cover it all.