TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WEEK 1 RANKINGS

Under ordinary circumstances week 1 for rookies would have a little less mystery surrounding them. We would have 4 preseason games and plenty of time to see what the pro freshman look like in their new team’s uniforms. These times are anything but ordinary. With no preseason games and training camp having restrictions because of the pandemic last weeks slate of games was the first … Continue reading TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WEEK 1 RANKINGS

TC56 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: LINEBACKERS

The linebacker position has gone through an evolution in the last decade. In order to be an impact player you need to be able to stuff the run, cover in both zone and man schemes, and rush the passer. The 2020 NFL draft produced what the modern linebacker looks like in Clemson’s Isaiah Simmons. Simmons was a Safety who became a linebacker his senior year. … Continue reading TC56 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: LINEBACKERS

TC56 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: DEFENSIVE LINE

If you can protect the passer and rush the passer most likely you will be passing the Lombardi trophy in February. Defensive linemen are getting faster and more athletic every year. While the 2020 draft was about the offensive tackles in round one, 2021 looks to be a pass rushers paradise. Here are the top five QB killers and one super sleeper. Carlos Basham jr. … Continue reading TC56 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: DEFENSIVE LINE

TC56 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: OFFENSIVE LINE

Last years draft was all about the big 4 offensive tackles with 6 total taken in the 1st round. This years draft doesn’t have the same depth at the position however, there are some talented building blocks on the interior. Two of the 4 tackles on this list have opted out of the 2020 season because of their conference cancellations. This list may get some … Continue reading TC56 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: OFFENSIVE LINE

You can’t replace the traditional Center

Within the next week the Houston Rockets are about to prove to us that you can’t replace your traditional “big man” center and go small ball. PJ Tucker has been great for them but at the end of the day he’s a 6-foot-6 guy who shoots corner threes well. Against a team like the Lakers it is simply no match. The Rockets small ball lineup … Continue reading You can’t replace the traditional Center

TC56’s 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: RUNNING BACKS

PRESEASON 2021 DRAFT PROSPECT REPORT: Running backs: The 2020 College season will produce another good stable of running backs for the NFL. We won’t get a chance to see all of them play but some of the top ones are still in the mix. Player opt outs for the season may see some new backs emerge on this list but I am ranking them in … Continue reading TC56’s 2021 PROSPECT REPORT: RUNNING BACKS

Celtics-Raptors Series Preview

The Celtics and Raptors are both going into the second round feeling very good about themselves. Boston coasted through the first round in a sweep of the 76ers, and Toronto also swept their first round opponent in a lopsided series against the Brooklyn Nets. While any sweep is impressive, it should be noted that Philadelphia was without arguably their best player in Ben Simmons who … Continue reading Celtics-Raptors Series Preview