2014 NFL Draft “First Look”: James Gayle, DE, Va Tech

After a few weeks away from the First Look series, this edition will focus on the senior defensive end for the Virginia Tech Hokies, James Gayle. The Hokies enter the 2013 college football season with a handful of defenders squarely on the scouting community’s radar:  The aforementioned Gayle, Antone Exum (one of the top corners in the Country) and Kyle Fuller (a solid third day prospect.)  Other talented defenders on…

August 17, 2013

2014 NFL Draft “First Look”: James Wilder, RB, Florida St.

The running back position has seen its value on draft day questioned over the last several years.  With RBBC becoming the mainstream trend in the NFL, the days of the highly valued feature back seem to be reserved for a select few (see Adrian Peterson, Vikings.) That said, there’s no denying the value that an elite running back can have for an offense. James Wilder, Jr. enters the 2013 college…

July 20, 2013

2014 Draft “First Look”: Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson

May 10, 2013

In this installment of the First Look series, I took a peek at Tajh Boyd, the senior quarterback of the Clemson Tigers.  Much like the other signal callers that FRG Scouting has looked at so far, Boyd is coming off of an impressive 2012 season in which he was considered (at certain points in the season) as a dark horse Heisman Trophy candidate. After a successful high school career at Phoebus High…