|Birthplace||Fort Pierce, FL|
San Francisco Chronicle "There weren't any "wow" plays from rookie linebacker Khalil Mack on Sunday, the first day players wore pads, but he is drawing some pretty good comparisons from important training-camp observers. "He's reminded me of Clay Matthews from Day 1," Oakland general manager Reggie McKenzie said. "He's..." July 28
Source: The Raiders have signed their top draft choice, LB Khalil Mack. Highest draft pick to sign thus far.
CSN Bay Area "With the fifth pick in the 2014 NFL Draft the Raiders bolstered their defense by selecting outside linebacker Khalil Mack from Buffalo. 6-foot-3 251 pounds Selection: First round, No. 5 overall Chosen ahead of: OT Jake Matthews, OT Taylor Lewan, WR Mike Evans, DT Aaron Donald..." May 09
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
Fox Sports Southwest "The Houston Texans might not be deciding between a quarterback and defensive end Jadeveon Clowney. According to a report by Peter King of TheMMQB.com, a source close to Texans' general manager Rick Smith says they like Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack more than Clowney. Mack, a 6-foot-3,..." April 22
Detroit Free Press "First it was Sammy Watkins, then Jadeveon Clowney. Next week, the Detroit Lions will host another probable top-six pick they’ll likely have to trade up if they want to draft — Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack. Mack, scheduled to visit the Lions mid-week, is considered one of the top edge..." April 19
The Khalil Mack "hype" is real. I've heard he won't fall past no. 3.
A handful of evaluators have greater confidence re: Buffalo LB Khalil Mack than Jadeveon Clowney. Mack's skills, consistency & versatility
|1||Texans||Jadeveon Clowney||South Carolina|
|6||Falcons||Jake Matthews||Texas A&M|
|7||Buccaneers||Mike Evans||Texas A&M|
|8||Browns*||Justin Gilbert||Oklahoma State|
|10||Lions||Eric Ebron||North Carolina|
Check back often for an ongoing discussion about this prospect. What do you think of his chances?