The Starting Five Tip-Off For Wednesday April 25, 2012: The NFL Draft Is Upon Us

The Indianapolis Colts told us what we had known for months when they announced that they were going to make Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck the first pick in tomorrow night’s NFL Draft. Baylor’s Robert Griffin III will most assuredly be selected second overall by the Washington Redskins.

It’s always interesting to see how the first round of the NFL Draft plays out. Who will shock us by trading up? (walterfootball.com)

The Philadelphia Eagles are working out a sign and trade that will send cornerback Asante Samuel to the Atlanta Falcons for a late-round pick. (nfl.com)

The Utah Jazz secure the NBA’s final playoff spot with a victory over the Phoenix Suns. Is Nash done in Phoenix? (bellinghamherald.com)

Chaos in the NBPA points finger at Derek Fisher as the source of its problems. (nytimes.com)

The Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard’s achillies is improving – looking to resume baseball activies soon. (courierpostonline.com)

Happy 80th Birthday to the great Meadowlark Lemon of the Harlem Globetrotters!

3 Responses to “The Starting Five Tip-Off For Wednesday April 25, 2012: The NFL Draft Is Upon Us”

  1. Miranda says:

    I’m ashamed to say I didn’t realize Meadowlark was still among us! Happy B-day!

    Curses to the coward unnamed scout that called RGIII “selfish”.

  2. Temple3 says:

    Andrew Luck is pretty darn fast. What’s his 40-time again?

  3. Ron Glover says:

    4.59 the same time Cam Newton ran last year. Donovan McNabb’s best time was a 4.64 Tim Tebow 4.71

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