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Magic Mike: How Former Quarterback Mike Hughes Became the Most Exciting Cornerback in the 2018 Draft

The War on I-4. That's what they call the rivalry between the USF Bulls and the UCF Knights, a nod to the fact the two institutions are separated b...

LSU CB Donte 'Cheetah' Jackson Says He 'Most Definitely' Has a Shot To Break The 40-Yard Dash Record at The Combine

Chris Johnson's 40-Yard Dash record stood for nine long years. Then, John Ross came along. At the 2017 NFL Combine, Ross, now a receiver with the C...

The 'Golden Rules' Nick Saban Teaches Every Alabama Defensive Back

Alabama is back in the College Football Playoff for the fourth consecutive year. One reason the Crimson Tide continually compete for National Champ...

Why Josh Norman Takes a Soccer Ball With Him Everywhere (and How It's Making Him a Better Cornerback)

A soccer ball might hold the key to the Washington Redskins' playoff hopes. Josh Norman, the team's Pro Bowl cornerback, can almost never be spotte...

Patrick Surtain Jr. Is The Highest-Rated Cornerback Recruit Ever

Patrick Surtain Jr., a cornerback in the class of 2018, currently holds a .9989 Composite Rating from 247Sports. Should that number hold through Na...

Bills CB Shareece Wright Took a 533-Mile, $932 Uber Ride Just to Make it to a Voluntary Workout

Shareece Wright knows the importance of a good first impression. A cornerback who spent the first four years of his NFL career in San Diego and the...

A Walking Boot Isn't Stopping Eagles Draft Pick Sidney Jones From Pumping Iron During His Achilles Rehab

With the 43rd pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Philadelphia Eagles selected Sidney Jones out of the University of Washington. Once a potential top-10 p...

Washington CB Sidney Jones's High School Coach Told Him He Wasn't Good Enough to Play Cornerback

Sidney Jones's Path to the Pros was going exactly as planned. Over three seasons for the Washington Huskies, Jones established himself as one of the p...

Kirk Cousins Somehow Chased Down Aqib Talib After an Interception

At the NFL Combine in 2012, quarterback Kirk Cousins ran a 4.93-second 40-Yard Dash—respectable, but not exactly a blazing time. Four years prior, c...

Cornerback Footwork Drills with All-Pro Chris Harris Jr.

Chris Harris Jr. hasn't always been a dominant defender. To earn his Pro Bowl nods, All-Pro honors and Super Bowl win, Harris persevered through adver...

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