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Draft Dudes - Episode 78 (08/09/2017)
The Draft Dudes continue to blaze through their conference previews as we enter the final two-week stretch before the return of college football. Today, Kyle and Joe look into the PAC 12 Conference. The final episode in the series will come next Monday, when the Dudes look at the SEC. *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the X’s and O’s of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
43 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 77 (08/07/2017)
The Draft Dudes continue to blaze through their conference previews as we enter the final two week stretch before the return of college football. Today, Kyle and Joe look into the Big 12 Conference. Over the next two weeks, Kyle and Joe will also discuss the PAC-12 and the SEC. *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the X’s and O’s of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
40 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 76 (08/04/2017)
Football has returned! The Draft Dudes celebrate the return of NFL football this week by getting into some technical Xs and Os. Kyle and Joe discuss Alabama CB Anthony Averett, Pitt WR Quadree Henderson, Louisville CB Jaire Alexander and Utah DL Lowell Lotulelei in depth and set the table for what they need to accomplish in 2017. *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL Draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets, or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the Xs and Os of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
31 min
1879
Draft Dudes - Episode 75 (08/02/2017)
It is officially August, which means football is right around the corner! The Draft Dudes have you covered as they begin their final buildup to the 2017 college football season by previewing the Big Ten Conference. Over the next two weeks, Kyle and Joe will cover each of the Power Five conferences to get you ready for some football. *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL Draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets, or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the Xs and Os of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
47 min
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Draft Dudes Episode 74 (07/31/2017)
What's better than starting off your work week with the Draft Dudes? The Dudes begin their final buildup to the 2017 college football season by previewing the Atlantic Coast Conference. Over the next two weeks, Kyle and Joe will be covering each of the Power Five conferences to get you ready for some football.  *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL Draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets, or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the Xs and Os of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
34 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 73 (07/28/2017)
The Draft Dudes celebrate the return of Film Friday by digging into six senior prospects for the 2018 NFL Draft. Kyle talks about Notre Dame's Quenton Nelson, Florida State's Derrick Nnadi and South Carolina's Skai Moore; while Joe touches on Vanderbilt RB Ralph Webb,  Auburn's  Braden Smith  and Alabama's Shaun Dion Hamilton. *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL Draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets, or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the Xs and Os of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
31 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 72 (07/26/2017)
The Draft Dudes are joined by John Owning of FanRag Sports to discuss his piece profiling 5 EDGE rushers to watch in the 2017 college football season. John keys in on Arden Key, Harold Landry, Dorance Armstrong and discusses each one's specific strengths and weaknesses with Kyle and Joe.  *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets, or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the X's and O's of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
26 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 71 (07/24/2017)
The Draft Dudes kick your week off right by discussing rookies who can start in 2017. Kyle and Joe discuss the status of Chris Wormley, Dan Feeney, DeShaun Watson, Cam Robinson and other rookies and why they're all strong candidates to start on their respective teams in 2017 and beyound. *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets, or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the X's and O's of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
28 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 70 (07/21/2017)
Film Friday is back for yet another week! The Draft Dudes take a close look at some of the prospects they've inspected over the course of the week, including Oklahoma State QB Mason Rudolph, Alabama LB Rashaan Evans, Washington WR Dante Pettis and Florida State WR Auden Tate. *** Kyle Crabbs and Joe Marino of NDT Scouting team up to provide football fans their thoughts and opinions on the NFL draft. There’s no shortage of talking points with 256 draft selections to prep for, plus endless undrafted free agents each season. The Draft Dudes are all about the draft, and they’re here to provide insight behind their year-round preparations with NDT Scouting to ensure that they stay informed and up to date with prospect-related trends. Whether fans are looking for original input, reactionary analysis of draft headlines via major media outlets, or even a breakdown of the latest news in draft coverage, these Draft Dudes have you covered. No matter the time of year, the NDT Scouting crew is there to provide analysis, philosophy and feedback on roster construction, positional values, analytics, strategy, breaking news and, of course, the X's and O's of the prospects. Now proud to be partnering with FanRag Sports, Kyle and Joe bring their talents to a new platform. They aim to provide entertaining discussion and banter on one of the biggest events in sports. Tune in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to keep up to date with the Draft Dudes of NDT Scouting, courtesy of FanRag Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
29 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 69 (07/19/2017)
Let's get technical! Kyle Crabbs breaks down the traditional difference in the different roles that wide receivers are asked to play in an offense. The X and Z receivers are consistently referenced, but what does it mean? What traits does one need to look for when trying to assess what role a receiver can best fill in the NFL. Where do tight ends fit into the mix? Kyle covers it all, and then some. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
29 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 68 (07/17/2017)
From Charlotte, North Carolina, the Draft Dudes record in person during their summer conference. Joe hosts Kyle from his back patio, where the duo take fan questions ranging from favorite scouting traits to a pound the table player to preferred ice cream flavors. A little bit of everything! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
45 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 67 (07/14/2017)
Another week gone means another week of takes from the Dudes. Kyle recaps why he's so darn excited about South Dakota State tight end Dallas Goedert and some things he likes about Virginia safety Quin Blanding. Joe declares his love for another interior offensive lineman (Ohio State's Billy Price) and suggests Wake Forest's Duke Ejiofor may be a Day 2 prospect. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
28 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 66 (07/12/2017)
The Dudes are back to help you through hump day! Kyle explains to Joe why yesterday was the worst day of his life on the internet and the two declare a mutual love for an ice cream flavor. On the football side, the Draft Dudes weigh in on three "Fact or Fiction" takes, including if Sam Darnold is worth tanking for and if there will be 4 Quarterbacks drafted in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft (based on what we know now). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
33 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 65 (07/10/2017)
Take a trip down memory lane with the Dudes! Kyle and Joe share some of their favorite NFL Draft and scouting memories, spanning all the way back to the 2001 NFL Draft. Kyle shares his "Welcome to the Show" moment and Joe reflects on what attending a Pro Day was like, plus more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
43 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 64 (07/07/2017)
The Dudes bring in a Friday with some film takes. Kyle and Joe offer their respective thoughts on Washington State QB Luke Falk, Washington WR Dante Pettis and more. The Dudes also tease the 2017 NDT Scouting Summer Conference, coming in the middle of July! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
23 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 63 (07/05/2017)
Kyle mourns the loss of his cookout plate and gives Joe "two claps and a Ric Flair". The Dudes then shift focus back to football, discussing the need to compartmentalize between the end result in a play on the field and identifiable scouting traits. The two make an effort to explain how numbers and stats can identify context and trends but should not be considered a replacement for a detailed eye for the game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
36 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 62 (07/03/2017)
Kyle and Joe continue their tradition of honoring food popular holidays as they draft their ideal cookout plates. Kyle defends his victory from Thanksgiving and offers some input on fidget spinners while Joe gets patriotic and looks for tips on auto insurance. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
34 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 61 (06/30/2017)
The Dudes celebrate Friday by teasing their plans for the 4th of July podcast, where Joe looks to avenge a Thanksgiving loss to Kyle in a food draft. The duo also takes the time to break down NC State DE Bradley Chubb, Arizona State RB Kalen Ballage and LSU RB Derrius Guice. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
30 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 60 (06/28/2017)
Life as a football analyst isn't always easy, which is why the Draft Dudes take some time today to get some things off their chest. As Kyle and Joe profess what "grinds their gears", they speak out against box score scouting and arbitrary draft grading, plus more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
23 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 59 (06/26/2017)
Over the weekend, Kyle Crabbs posted an article over at NDTScouting.com detailing what constitutes an "NFL throw" and how to find them in an effort to sort out college spread QBs as compared to legitimate NFL Draft prospects. Today on Draft Dudes Kyle and Joe go further in depth to share their thoughts and opinions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
32 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 58 (06/23/2017)
On the latest Friday edition of the Draft Dudes podcast, Kyle and Joe speak about their recent works for FanRag Sports, specifically how they've been tasked with noting film on blue chip NFL players. The duo then shares some insights on thing that can be learned or applied to draft assessment through those studies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
30 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 57 (06/21/2017)
Kyle Crabbs flies solo to talk about some of the more prominent defensive line prospects of the 2018 NFL Draft; including Boston College's Harold Landry, Utah's Lowell Lotulelei, Michigan's Maurice Hurst as well as some bonus discussion on why Ndamukong Suh is so dominant as a player. Kyle also revokes his Las Vegas Golden Knights' fan-hood after their jersey unveiling on Tuesday, June 20th. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
28 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 56 (06/19/2017)
Just a few days after Joe took Kyle to task for his status as a pro sports fan, Kyle gets the chance to defend his tastes in franchises across all sports. The Draft Dudes also manage to squeeze in some 2018 NFL Draft dialogue on Notre Dame OT Mike McGlinchey and Western Kentucky QB Mike White. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
31 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 55 (06/16/2017)
Joe plays the role of solo host without Kyle Crabbs on Friday's episode of the Draft Dudes podcast. Tapping into his Twitter following, Joe sifts through fan questions to talk about a barrage of 2018 NFL Draft prospects and teases his work for FanRag Sports in the coming weeks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
32 min
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Draft Dudes - Episode 54 (06/14/2017)
The preparations for the fall continue! The Draft Dudes, Joe Marino and Kyle Crabbs of NDT Scouting, discuss some of their tentative plans for game credentials in 2017 and programs they are looking forward to seeing live and in person during the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
30 min