Top 3 tight ends at NFL scouting combine bring defensive mentality to draft

Top 3 defensive-minded tight ends shine at NFL scouting combine Cade Stover plays tight end like a linebacker, with aggression and toughness. He defied his agents and played in the Cotton Bowl, opting for a tractor over NIL cash. Stover is versatile, having played multiple positions at Ohio State before excelling as a tight end. … Read more

Alex Highsmith’s ‘walk-on mentality’ helped him earn $68 million extension

Brooke Pryor, ESPN Staff WriterJul 25, 2023, 06:00 AM ET Close Previously covered the Kansas City Chiefs for the Kansas City Star and Oklahoma University for the Oklahoman. PITTSBURGH — Standing in the doorway of the media room at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin grinned and nodded as linebacker Alex … Read more

Bears’ Darnell Mooney has new mentality for 2023: ‘I’m just going out for disrespect’

Getty Images The Chicago Bears‘ 2022 campaign elicited mixed feelings from the fan base. On one hand, the Bears’ 3-14 record was the worst in the league, but on the other, Justin Fields took over the NFL with his legs, and showed he has legitimate franchise quarterback potential. Chicago was aggressive this offseason in bolstering … Read more