Shutdown Corner is counting down the top 50 prospects in the 2017 NFL draft with a scouting report, quotes from NFL evaluators and a projection where they might be drafted. Key stat: In 30 starts over the past two seasons on one of the best defenses in recent college football history, Humphrey intercepted five passes and broke up 13 other passes. The skinny: The son of former Alabama running back Bobby Humphrey (who also played for the Denver Broncos and Miami Dolphins), Marlon was a track and football star at one of the state’s best football programs and came to Tuscaloosa highly touted.
On Thursday, officially, we could put an end to the case of Tom Brady’s missing Super Bowl jersey (but don’t stop brainstorming that Mauricio Ortega documentary, that thing will be gold). The FBI posted a picture of Brady’s jerseys from Super Bowls XLIX and LI back at Gillette Stadium, alongside the Patriots’ five Lombardi Trophies.
This fall, the football team in the tiny Oregon logging town of Banks will once again take the field as the Braves. It's one of many changes in the works this spring across Oregon prompted by the nation's long-running uproar over Native American sports mascots. School districts in the state with tribal mascots must do away with them by July 1 or risk punishment that could include the withholding of state funds.