Daily Five: What Mattered From The NFL Combine?

Daily Five: What Mattered From The NFL Combine?

2018 NFL Draft

Daily Five: What Mattered From The NFL Combine?

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1. Saquon Barkley upped his stock …

Again, you were shocked that Saquon Barkley come up with an all-timer of a workout?

Everyone knew he was big, fast, quick, and personable, and yet, it’s as if you’re committing some sort of drafting malpractice if you’re not pounding the table saying Cleveland has to take him No. 1 overall.

The workout really was incredible …

But in the NFL Network lovefest with Barkley, not once was it mentioned that he ran for 100 yards just five times last season. No one mentioned that failed to run for more than 75 yards in six games, disappeared WAY too often, and gets caught for way too many negative plays.

Even so, when a running back has this sort of talent and upside, how do you not get mesmerized? And now, he goes from being a sure-thing top five pick, to possibly being No. 1 overall as the must-have guy to change around the Cleveland franchise.

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