NFL Draft: UConn’s Jones headed to Baltimore

April 30, 2022

Photo: UConn Athletics It took much longer than many people expected, but UConn defensive lineman Travis Jones was selected with the 76th pick in the third round of the NFL Draft on Friday night. Jones really “arrived” at the Reese’s Senior Bowl practices. Now, the former Husky is a Raven and should in perfectly with the franchise’s tough mentality. Jones talked with the local Maryland/D.C. media moments after the selection….


NFL Draft: Top 35 New England NFL Draft Prospects

March 20, 2022

New England football has become a recruiting hotbed for college coaches but it has now also become a draft hotbed for front offices across the NFL as well. Two of the top fifty players in the NFL Draft (Zion Johnson and Travis Jones) played in New England at Boston College and UConn respectively. There are also other talented players on this list that will make an impact in the NFL….


NFL Draft: Eight local prospects are invited to the combine

February 10, 2022

The NFL unveiled its list of prospects who were invited to the combine yesterday. Of the 324 prospects invited, eight of them have local ties. Here are the eight local prospects who will be in Indianapolis from March 3rd to the 6th working out for teams. Zion Johnson, C/G, Boston College Alec Lindstrom, C, Boston College Isaiah-Graham-Mobley, LB, Boston College E.J Perry, QB, Brown Travis Jones, DT, UConn Isaiah Likely,…


NFL Draft: Johnson & Jones shine during Reese’s Senior Bowl week

February 6, 2022

Photos: @_ZJ77 & @JimNagy_SB To say Boston College offensive lineman Zion Johnson had a great week for himself would be an enormous understatement. Johnson was one of the biggest stories to come out of the prestigious Reese’s Senior Bowl week – as was UConn’s Travis Jones – and he also was named the Practice Player of the Week, which is voted on by his peers from both rosters. The now…