Anthony Barr RUMORS & NEWS

Anthony Barr

Position OLB
Height 6'4"
Weight 235 lbs
Birthplace San Pedro, California
Current Team UCLA
  • Vikings make two deals, draft Barr and Bridgewater

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Rick Spielman did it again. When the rest of the NFL was packing up their things at Radio City Music Hall with the Seahawks on the clock for the final pick of the first round, the Vikings general manager continued his now-annual tradition of trading back into the first round for another top..." May 09

  • Detroit Lions' NFL draft: Experts debate Anthony Barr's value, but he could be option at No. 10

    Detroit Free Press "In a draft full of divisive players — good luck finding two evaluators who agree on how high Johnny Manziel will go or how good he’s going to be — Anthony Barr has generated as much debate as anyone. Once considered a lock of a top-five pick, an outside linebacker as talented as Buffalo’s..." May 07

  • NFL announces 30 players will attend the draft

    Pro Football Talk "More players than ever before will attend this year’s NFL draft. The league announced today that 30 prospects have confirmed they will attend, the most ever. That includes four quarterbacks — Blake Bortles (Central Florida), Teddy Bridgewater (Louisville), Jimmy Garoppolo (Eastern Illinois) and..." April 23

  • LB Anthony Barr wows at UCLA Pro Day

    Fox Sports "UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr was far from the player with the most to prove at Tuesday's UCLA Pro Timing Day, but the way he attacked each drill you would never know. The big news out of Westwood is that the potential top-10 pick likely solidified that status with a 4.45 40-yard dash time - an..." March 12

  • UCLA LB Anthony Barr believes he should be draft's top pick "UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr joined Jadeveon Clowney and Johnny Manziel as elite football prospects making a case for themselves as the No. 1 overall pick of the 2014 NFL Draft. Asked to put himself in the shoes of an NFL general manager for an evaluation of himself, Barr wasn't shy. "I..." February 18

  • Texans should take Barr or Clowney with No. 1 pick

    Houston Chronicle "Although virtually everyone else who has weighed in on the subject believes the Texans should use the No. 1 draft pick, if they are in position to do so, on a quarterback, specifically quarterback Teddy Bridgewater from Louisville. Mel Kiper Jr., one of ESPN’s draft experts, disagrees. He said..." December 11

  • Big Board: Clowney hasn't quite lived up to hype but he's still No. 1 "The conference championship games provide scouts a final "regular" season opportunity to evaluate prospects before the blitz of bowls, all-star games and workouts kicks into high gear. The ability to step up as the pressure increases will only enhance the stock of many prospects. Bowl games..." December 05

  • UCLA's Anthony Barr among players with top intangibles "During the draft process there is always a lot of focus and talk about the players with off-the-field issues. Unfortunately we don't give the same attention to the prospects that are handling things the right way. In draft meetings when two players carry the same grade the difference in..." October 23

  • NFL Draft 2014: Jadeveon Clowney, Marqise Lee Among Best NFL Draft Prospects

    Huffington Post "Now that the 2013 NFL Draft is in the rearview mirror, let's take a look ahead to some of the bigger names that could comprise the early rounds of the 2014 draft next April. Since I cover college football for the National Football Post and because there are 32 first-round picks each year in the..." May 03

  • The Next Class: 2014 NFL Draft "It’s never too early to peek ahead at the next class, especially when it comes to the popular NFL Draft. This time next year all 32 pro franchises will be clamoring for South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney. He’s a freaky good edge guy that at this point looks like the clear cut No. 1..." May 03

  • 2014 NFL Draft top 64 big board

    SB Nation "The two positions combined, the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft featured just one quarterback and running back. In the 2014 NFL Draft, don't expect that to happen again. South Carolina junior defensive end Jadeveon Clowney gets all the attention, and rightly so. On film, he's the most..." May 03

2014 NFL Draft Results

# Team Player School/Team
1 Texans Jadeveon Clowney South Carolina
2 Rams* Greg Robinson Auburn
3 Jaguars Blake Bortles UCF
4 Bills* Sammy Watkins Clemson
5 Raiders Khalil Mack Buffalo
6 Falcons Jake Matthews Texas A&M
7 Buccaneers Mike Evans Texas A&M
8 Browns* Justin Gilbert Oklahoma State
9 Vikings* Anthony Barr UCLA
10 Lions Eric Ebron North Carolina
Full NFL Draft Results


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