Author Archives: Tommy Lawlor

Senior Bowl Day 2 – South

There was a new face in Mobile on Wednesday…QB Bryan Bennett from SE Louisiana. He was added after Auburn star Nick Marshall decided to play CB instead of QB. Bennett measured in at 6022, 210. Good frame, but he’s a … Continue reading

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Senior Bowl Day 2 – North

by Tommy Lawlor Day 1 can be tough on players. Many have been away from football for several weeks and that has them rusty. They’re learning new systems and dealing with new teammates. This all leads to some sloppy play. … Continue reading

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Senior Bowl Day 1 – South

* The most impressive player for the South that I saw was WR Phillip Dorsett. He was explosive and got open with ease on a regular basis. One GM raved about him as we watched practice. When CBs had to … Continue reading

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Senior Bowl Day 1 – North

by Tommy Lawlor * Let’s start with the QBs. Bryce Petty has a lot on the line. He needs to show NFL teams that he can be a good intermediate passer. Unfortunately, that didn’t happen today. Petty struggled when throwing … Continue reading

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Some Weigh-In Info

Ed. Note — Tuesday was full from 830am to 830pm so I’m just now getting started on writing. Here are some thoughts from Tyler Astin on what he saw on the NFL Network’s coverage. — Tommy Lawlor By Tyler Aston … Continue reading

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Senior Bowl Preview

I am down in Mobile, AL for the 4th straight year. The Senior Bowl is a great experience for everyone…the players, scouts, media and the town of Mobile. You could write a full story on every prospect here, but here … Continue reading

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ILB Paul Dawson – Scouting Report

by Tyler Aston Paul Dawson: ILB, TCU, 6’2, 230lbs OVERVIEW: You don’t play linebacker at a top Big 12 school if you can’t play sideline to sideline. Paul Dawson, a wide receiver coming out of high school, certainly fits that … Continue reading

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Shrine Game Stuff

The Shrine Game used to feature elite talent, but no longer. It now is mostly guys in the 4th-7th rounds, with plenty of UDFAs. Teams can still find talented players there. Just not early picks or major college stars. The … Continue reading

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LB/DE Dante Fowler Scouting Report

by Tyler Aston Dante Fowler Jr: EDGE, Florida, 6-3, 260lbs Overview: The 5-star recruit from Lakewood certainly looks the part, as one of Florida’s legion of highly touted, physically freakish players. Fowler dropped 15 pounds during last offseason to accommodate … Continue reading

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DE/LB Bud Dupree

Editor’s Note – Tyler Aston is a new contributor to Scouts Notebook, but he’s not new to following the NFL draft or evaluating players. His scouting reports will be a regular feature here. Enjoy. Alvin (Bud) Dupree: EDGE, Kentucky, 6’4, … Continue reading

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