• Okoye knows he’s starting from square one

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated May 1, 2013
    Lawrence Okoye : As raw as it gets, Okoye had never even put on a helmet and pads before a pre-draft visit to New Orleans this year. Okoye said that he put on a helmet and pads for the first time when he visited the Saints. To be honest, Okoye hasn’t played that much less football than Ziggy Ansah, who was the fifth pick in the draft Last summer, Lawrence Okoye was slinging the discus for Great Britain in the Olympics. I’m not going to sit here and put limits on myself, but I’m also not going to say that I’m going to kick [49ers defensive tackles] Justin Smith or Ray McDonald out of their positions and I’m going to get 20 sacks next year. Of course not.
    • Olympians, hoopsters and offspring: the most unusual routes to the NFL in the class of 2013

      The draft and the first round of free-agent signings are done. While most players come to the NFL the traditional college-football way, a few take a more winding path. Check out some of the more interesting routes some of the NFL's newest crop of player…
      Source: yahoo.com

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