NFL Draft rumors, Jabrill Peppers

The 2017 NFL Scouting Combine ended Monday as the defensive backs took the field at Lucas Oil Stadium.

There were plenty of storylines surrounding these skilled players, perhaps the deepest positional grouping in this year’s draft. The top cornerback in the draft suffered an injury that may not be so bad, some under-the-radar players saw their stocks tick up a notch and it became even more clear that this group could yield strong returns for years to come.

With the combine over and draft season into its home stretch, this was one of the last opportunities for players to boost their stocks.

Here is what we learned from that opportunity.

Ethan Sears
Ethan Sears is currently a freshman at the University of Michigan. He is from Rye, New York and started writing at, a self-published website. He has loved sports from an early age and intends to have a long career in journalism. Ethan has interned at the New York Post for three straight summers. He is a Michigan women's basketball beat writer for the Michigan Daily and a Michigan me's basketball writer for You can follow him on Twitter @ethan_sears.