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Wyoming’s Carl Granderson impresses at NFL Combine

Editor’s note: Sports Capital Journalism Program student Justin Byers, writing for the website Wyosports.com, described the Combine appearance of former University of Wyoming players Carl Granderson and Andrew Wingard.

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Alabama’s Williams takes his place among top offensive tackles

By Justin Byers | @Justin_A_Byers

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – Jonah Williams has set out to prove that a measurement doesn’t indicate his ability to make plays on the football field.

Williams, a unanimous first-team All-American offensive tackle for the University of Alabama team that reached the championship game of the College Football Playoff […]

From the archives: How the Combine grew from obscurity into obsession

Editor’s Note: Five years ago, while earning his M.A. in Sports Journalism at IUPUI, graduate assistant Cory Collins described the growth of the National Football League Scouting Combine.

By Cory Collins

INDIANAPOLIS — It wasn’t always this way.

Not so long ago, elite college football players could gather in relative anonymity, get poked, prodded, […]

Weekly Roundup: Oct 31-Nov 6

Mina Kimes of ESPN wrote on the polarizing Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor.

Chuck Culpepper of The Washington Post described Alabama’s 24-10 win over LSU and the consistency of the Crimson Tide.

George Schroeder of USA Today gives perspective of a child on the receiving end of the new Iowa football tradition of waving at […]

Weekly Roundup: Sept 19- Sept 25

Sally Jenkins of the Washington Post gave a scathing commentary on what Donald Trump does not understand about the NFL and its protesting players.

Wright Thompson of ESPN the Magazine wrote a first hand account of the Cleveland Indians during the team’s 22 game winning streak.

Larry Lage of the Associated Press told the story […]