Over at BTB, we've been covering any and everything draft related like a chicken hawk at a Perdue factory. This past week, my fellow front page writers have penned some great stuff, in addition to folks in the community in the Fan Post section. Take a look at some of the best.
PFW's Value Chart Suggests Dallas' Draft Strategy? | Rabblerousr
Rabble uses PFW's tied system of player ranking within rounds and combines it with Dallas' allotment of player visits to sketch out possible positional target strategies the team may employ. Don't believe in it? Last year, he predicted 1-OT (or JJ Watt), 2-ILB and had a RB in the 4th. Great read.
Mark Barron Is Trending | Dave Halprin
Dave takes a look at the rise of Mark Barron as the choice pick for the Cowboys at #14. ESPN's Mel Kiper has been on the bandwagon since his first mock draft, and after Alabama's second Pro Day a lot of folks are joining in on the convo. Barron ran an unofficial 4.53 and claims he is at 80-90% health. Dave's write-up looks at what several scribes have to say about Barron.
Looking For Clues Based On Pre-Draft Interviews | Tom Ryle
Knowing that Dallas has recently preferred to talk to their draft prospects, Tom takes a look at the list of interviewees and creates a mock based on projections.
Should Cowboys Stay Put Or Trade Down | One.Cool.Customer
O.C.C. takes a look at how the Cowboys, amongst what seems like every other Top 15 team, might be looking to maneuver in the first round. He also looks at the confusion spewed by DMN's Rick Gosselin whose explanations on why Dallas shouldn't trade up or down seem to contradict each other.