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#CouchCoachLive Final NFL Mock Draft 

            

1) Cleveland Browns – Myles Garrett, DE, Texas A&M
2) San Francisco 49ers – Mitchell Trubisky , QB North Carolina   
3) Chicago Bears – Malik Hooker, S, Alabama       
4) Jacksonville Jaguars -Leonard Fournette , RB, LSU       
5 )Tennessee Titans – Marshone Lattimore, CB , LSU 
6 ) New York Jets -Jamal Adams, S, LSU      
7 )Los Angeles Chargers- Johnathan Allen, DT, Alabama          
8 )Carolina Panthers – Christian McCaffery , RB ,Stanford   
9) Cincinnati Bengals – Solomon Thomas, DE, Stanford  
10 )Buffalo Bills – Mike Williams, WR, Clemson        
11 )New Orleans Saints – Reuben Foster, LB , Alabama       
12 )Cleveland Browns – Deshaun Watson, QB , Clemson 
13 )Arizona Cardinals – Derek Barnett, DE, Tennessee       
14 )Philadelphia Eagles – Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama 
15 )Indianapolis Colts – Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan        
16 )Baltimore Ravens – Cam Robinson,OT, Alabama         
17 ) Washington Redskins – Charles Harris, DE, Missouri    
18 )Tennessee Titans – O.J Howard, TE , Alabama  
19 )Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Dalvin Cook, RB, FSU     
20 )Denver Broncos- Ryan Ramzyk, T , Wisconsin          
21 )Detroit Lions- Gareon Conley, CB, OSU         
22 )Miami Dolphins – Jarrad Davis, LB, Florida    
23 )New York Giants – Garett Bolles, OT ,Utah       
24 )Oakland Raiders – John Ross, WR, Washington     
25 )Houston Texans – Pat Mahomes, QB, Texas A&M        
26) Seattle Seahawks- Forrest Lamp, G, Western Kentucky          
27 )Kansas City Chiefs – Corey Davis, WR, Western Michigan        
28 )Dallas Cowboys – Adoree’ Jackson, CB, USC        
29) Green Bay Packers – Jabrill Peppers, S, Michigan         
30) Pittsburgh Steelers – Obi Melifonwu, S, UCONN         
31) Atlanta Falcons – T.J Watt, LB, Wisconsin      
32 )New Orleans Saints – Budda Baker, S, Washington  

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Cousins, Hield Highlight All-Star Night Trade ! 

Last week Coach Calipari said a team filled with former University of Kentucky Wildcats  players would beat the Golden State Warriors or Cleveland Cavaliers to win a an NBA championship . After pondering that I thought , damn he’s right( projected lineup: John Wall, Devin Booker, Anthony Davis, Karl-Anthony Towns & Demarcus Cousins). The first thought was how could you stop the Demarcus “Boogie” Cousins and Anthony Davis front court? Well New Orleans GM Dell Demps was probably thinking the same thing as he pulled off the following trade:


Pelicans Recieve:  Demarcus Cousins,  Omri Casspi

Kings Recieve: Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, 2017 1st round pick (Top 3 protected) , 2017 2nd round pick

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This trade has a slice of irony  with a hint of interesting to say the least.

Boogie Cousins was on pace this summer to be the highest player in NBA History (under the Designated Player Extension aka DPE) as he was expected to sign a 5 year $209 Million dollar contract extension. The DPE clause was actually put in place to keep Cousins in Sacramento, in this case the Kings could offer him more money than any other team if he was to test the free agent market. The Pelicans can only offer Cousins a 5 year $180 million dollar deal.

The Kings once again are in rebuilding mode. For the life of me I totally don’t see a plan. The only piece that can make a immediate impact is Buddy Hield , who is averaging over 8 PPG. The draft picks in this strong draft class could help but its actually possible they may lose a pick. Their original pick is a top 10 protected pick ( which its possible that they will probably land a top 10 pick and keep their pick). Now the Pelicans pick ( the one the Kings aqurried in the trade) looks like a possible 17-22 overall pick. The building piece will probably be a pick in the 2017 draft.

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#MondaMorningCouchCoach Week 4 NFL Recap



1) Which Team had the biggest win in Week4?

Los Angeles Rams! Huge win @ Arizona to earn their 3rd straight win. With wins against the Seahawks and the Cardinals the Rams looks like the team to beat in the NFC West. 


2) Which Team had the biggest loss in week 4? 

Carolina Panthers! Losing to a Divisonal foe in the Atlanta Falcons  is bad , but giving up 48 points is doubly bad!!! 
3) At the Quarter mark of the season who is your ….

MVP: Matt Ryan,  QB Atlanta Falcons 

Coach of the Year: Mike Zimmer,  Minnesota Vikings 

Offensive Player of the year: Derek Carr, QB Oakland Raiders 

Defensive Player of the year: Von Miller LB, Denver Broncos

Offensive Rookie of the year: Carson Wentz, QB Philadelphia Eagles 

Defense Rookie of the year: Su’a Cravens, S Washington Redskins

Comeback Player of the year: Joe Flacco, QB Baltimore Ravens 

Team under .500 likely to be over .500 by mid season: Arizona Cardinals 

Team over .500 likely to be under . 500 by mid season: Dallas Cowboys 


4) Who gets the GameBall for week 4?

Julio Jones WR, Atlanta Falcons : 12 Rec, 300 yards, 1TD


5) Who’s your top 5 teams going into week 5?

1) Minnesota Vikings 

2) Denver Broncos

3) Philadelphia Eagles 

4) Oakland Raiders

5A) Seattle  Seahawks 

5B) Pittsburgh Steelers 

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#MondayMorningCouchCoach  NFL Week 3 Recap




1) Which team had the biggest win in Week 3?

– The Minnesota Vikings! I was shocked that the Vikings ( despite losing Teddy Bridgewater and Adrian Peterson) pulled off the biggest upset of the week. The Panthers are lights out at home. When the Vikings were down 10-0 in the 1st quarter I definitely didn’t think they would reel off 22 straight points to defeat the defending NFC Champs. Mike Zimmer’s Vikings are playing with a chip on their shoulders. 

2) Which team had the biggest loss in Week 3?

– The New York Jets.  Losing to the Kansas City Chiefs 24-3! Early on I predicted the Jets to make the playoffs due to the re-signing of Ryan Fitzpatrick….<Insert Egg on my face> . I totally understand that QBs and other players have bad games, but 6 INTS Fitzy…..really ….GTHO…..! I honestly thought a game vs the Chiefs would be a statement game boy was I wrong……

3) Which (3-0) team is unlikely to make the playoffs?

In my opinion every (3-0) team currently will make the playoffs, but out of the 5 undefeated teams I think Minnesota Vikings will not make the playoffs. They have a favorable schedule down the stretch , but they still have to go to Lambeau Field on Christmas Eve in a battle for the NFC North tittle. 

4) Who gets the GameBall for week 3?

T.Y Hilton, WR, Indianapolis Colts : 8 Rec , 174 Yrds, 1 Td 

5) Who’s your Top 5 Teams going into week 4:

1) New England Patriots 

2) Denver Broncos

3) Minnesota Vikings 

4) Philadelphia Eagles 

5) Baltimore Ravens 

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#MondayMorningCouchCoach NFL Week 3 Picks 

In honor of week 3, I have 3 bold declarations for week 3:

– A 2015 Divsional Winner will fall to 0-3! 

– 2 AFC East teams will win their first game!

– A rookie QB will lead their team to a victory in a battle for state bragging rights!

Last week( 7-7) , YTD ( 15-13)

Week 3 picks 

Texans 24   Patriots 17

Bills 31   Cardinals 27

Titans 31   Raiders 16

Dolphins 27   Browns 14

Jaguars 28   Ravens 27

Packers 17   Vikings 14

Giants 37    Redskins 27
Buccaners 31    Rams 9

Seahawks 19  49ers 10

Jets 27    Chiefs 24

Colts 32    Chargers 28

Eagles 20    Steelers 17

Cowboys 30  Bears 9

Saints 34   Falcons 28

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#MondayMorningCouchCoach NFL Week 2 picks

 

 

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Last Week (8-6)

YTD: (8-6)

 

Steelers 21 Bengals 20

Lions 45 Titans 25

Ravens 24  Browns 14

Redskins 24 Cowboys 21

Giants 31 Saints 28

Patriots 21 Dolphins 14

Cheifs 35 Texans 28

Seahawks 31 Rams 24

Cardinals 32 Buccaneers 16

Jaguars 24 Chargers 21

Raiders 35 Falcons 17

Broncos 28 Colts 14

Packers 35 Vikings 17

Eagles 24 Bears 21

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#MondayMoringCouchCoach Week 1 picks


Here are my picks for week 1 ! Enjoy!!!!!
Packers 37  Jaguars 27

Bills 21 Ravens 31

Bears 24 Texans 27

Browns 35 Eagles 21

Buccaners 35 Falcons 17

Vikings 14 Titans 28

Bengals 28 Jets 38

Raiders 31 Saints 34

Chargers 14 Chiefs 17

Dolphins 27 Seahawks 45

Lions 24 Colts 28

Giants 31 Cowboys 21

Patriots 24 Cardinals 21

Steelers 28 Redskins 31

Rams 17 49ers 10