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  1. Philadelphia Eagles Select Jordan Hicks In The Third RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | InsideTheIggles

    Nov 27, 2014; Austin, TX, USA; TCU Horned Frogs quarterback Trevone Boykin scrambles away from Texas Longhorns linebacker Jordan Hicks during the game at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports In an interesting turn, the Philadelphia Eagles selected linebacker Jordan Hicks from Texas with the 84th pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.

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  2. Chip Kelly building culture through the draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    Chip Kelly's fingerprints are on this Philadelphia Eagles draft, as second-round pick Eric Rowe and third-rounder Jordan Hicks are smart, versatile. We started the day saying the New York Giants had to think defense in the second and third rounds of the draft, and it appears they were listening.

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  3. Eagles Did Their Homework On Jordan HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philadelphia Eagles

    Hicks was one of 30 players that the Eagles had in for a pre-draft workout, but his time with the Eagles extended much further. "Pre-draft, I actually met with the Eagles the most," Hicks said on his Friday night conference call.

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  4. Quotes: LB Jordan HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philadelphia Eagles

    On what his pre-draft interaction was like with the Eagles and what his impression is of Eagles head coach Chip Kelly: "Pre-draft, I actually met with the Eagles the most out of any team. I met with them at both the Senior Bowl and at the [NFL] Combine.

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  5. Eagles take linebacker Jordan Hicks in third ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Knoxville News Sentinel

    The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Texas linebacker Jordan Hicks in the third round of the NFL draft on Friday night. The 6-foot-1, 236-pound Hicks led the Longhorns with 147 tackles last year.

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  6. Eagles pick Eric Rowe, a versatile defensive back in second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    Chip Kelly started the second day of the NFL draft with his focus on defensive back Eric Rowe. After Byron Jones went in the first round on Thursday, Rowe was the player they targeted for one of their biggest needs on Friday.

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  7. Report: Seton Hall graduate transfer Sterling Gibbs commits to UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MSNBC

    UConn landed a huge graduate transfer on Friday as they received a commitment from Seton Hall guard Sterling Gibbs, a source confirmed to NBCSports.com . The transfer of Gibbs was first reported by Andrew Slater of 247 Sports.

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  8. 2015 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KXAN-TV Austin

    As expected, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, the 2013 Heisman Trophy winner, was taken by the Buccaneers with the first overall pick. Winston led the Seminoles to an undefeated season and a national championship in 2013.

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  9. Patriots settle Malcom Brown's anxiety with the last pick of first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ArcaMax Publishing

    Malcom Brown watched the draft with his family in Austin. As the first round wound down, Brown became more anxious.

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  10. Former Green Beret hopes to hook on in NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    Nate Boyer, 34, was also a long snapper for Texas and now hopes to overcome his life's newest challenge. Former Green Beret and Texas long snapper Nate Boyer hopes to hook on in NFL Nate Boyer, 34, was also a long snapper for Texas and now hopes to overcome his life's newest challenge.

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  11. NFL Draft 2015: Texas DT Malcom Brown selected No. 32 by the New England PatriotsRead the original story

    Thursday | Burnt Orange Nation

    Brown, who did not attend the event in Chicago, was projected as a first-round draft pick anywhere from the 15th selection anywhere to the end of the first round, but the selection by the Patriots was a little bit surprising because the Patriots play a 3-4 defense. Brown is generally considered a better fit as a three-technique defensive tackle in a 4-3 defense rather than a nose tackle in a 4-3 or a 3-4.

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  12. Malcom Brown picked with final pick in first round by New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Houston Chronicle

    Brown was selected with the final pick of the first round by the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots. He becomes the first Longhorn picked since Alex Okafor was picked with the fourth round by the Arizona Cardinals in 2013.

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  13. Patriots settle Malcom Browna s anxiety on the last pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star-Telegram.com

    Malcom Brown watched the draft with his family in Austin. As the first round wound down, Brown became more anxious.

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  14. Patriots hook a Horn, draft Texas DT Malcom BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Patriots let Vince Wilfork depart in free agency in March after 11 stellar seasons in which he was selected to five Pro Bowls and played in four Super Bowls, helping hoist the Lombardi Trophy in his first and last seasons in New England. The first day of the 80th NFL Draft ended Thursday night with the Patriots using the 32nd and final pick in the first round on University of Texas defensive tackle Malcom Brown.

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  15. Former Longhorn Malcom Brown drafted No. 32 overall to New England PatriotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Texan

    The New England Patriots picked former Texas defensive tackle Malcom Brown with the 32nd overall in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft. Brown is the first Longhorn drafted since the Arizona Cardinals drafted defensive end Alex Okafor in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL draft.

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  16. 2015 NFL Draft: Time, TV, streaming for 1st RoundRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Burnt Orange Nation

    When the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft takes place on Thursday evening in Chicago, the Texas Longhorns hope to start another long draft streak after the school failed to have any players picked in 2014 for the first time since 1937. Moved from its traditional location in New York back to Chicago for the first time since 1964, the draft will begin at 7 p.m. CT and conclude roughly three and half hours later, as each team will have a maximize of 10 minutes to make the selections.

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  17. A Big 12 draft primer: Two Big 12 players likely to be pickedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Houston Chronicle

    Compared to previous years, it figures to be rather quiet for the Big 12 compared to previous years at the NFL Draft. West Virginia wide receiver Kevin White and Texas defensive tackle Malcom Brown are projected to be the conference's two picks at tonight's proceedings at Chicago.

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  18. Several Longhorns to find new homes in NFL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Daily Texan

    While no Longhorns were drafted in the 2014 NFL draft, the one-year drought is likely to end this weekend. Texas has five prospects who are projected to hear their names called at the draft, including defensive tackle Malcom Brown, linebacker Jordan Hicks, cornerback Quandre Diggs, defensive end Cedric Reed and running back Malcolm Brown.

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  19. 2015 NFL Draft: Texas WR John Harris scouting reportRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Burnt Orange Nation

    Out of the rotation following a disappointing junior season that included a failed transition to tight end, the former four-star prospect considered quitting or transferring to Texas Tech in an effort to become the next Jace Amaro . Instead, he re-committed himself to the Texas program under the new coaching staff, dropped to 218 pounds from 225 pounds, and built on the connection he established with quarterback Tyrone Swoopes on the scout team in 2013.

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  20. 2015 NFL Draft: Texas TE Geoff Swaim scouting reportRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Burnt Orange Nation

    An increased role in the passing game never happened for Texas Longhorns tight end Geoff Swaim in 2014, as he caught only 10 passes for 70 yards and a touchdown, but he continued his excellent efforts as a blocker. The junior college transfer from Butte CC in California was a blue-collar worker in the run game over his two seasons in Austin, consistently putting his hat on defenders when working as an in-line tight end or as a move blocker from the H-back or fullback position.

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