Draft SZN Episode 21 – Top 5 Running Backs F/ Chris Ello

New Draft SZN Podcast: Scott Mason and Dalbin Osorio break down the top five running backs in the 2018 NFL Draft and speak with SDSU reporter Chris Ello about Rashaad Penny

Scott Mason fills in for Dalbin Osorio to team with Joe Malfa for a brand new episode of the Draft SZN Podcast! This week they discuss San Diego State running back Rashaad Penny and other SDSU prospects with Aztecs football sideline reporter Chris Ello.

Plus, Chris shares some memories of the legendary Tony Gwynn, Joe and Scott break down the top five running backs in the 2018 draft, and more!

Make sure to give the show a follow on Twitter and subscribe on iTunes for more episodes!

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Draft SZN Episode 20 – Penn State Prospects F/ Ben Jones

New Draft SZN Podcast: Dalbin Osorio and Joe Malfa talk Saquon Barkley, Mike Gesicki and other recent Penn State prospects with Ben Jones of StateCollege.com…

Dalbin Osorio and Joe Malfa are back with a new episode of the Draft SZN Podcast! This week they discuss Penn State prospects Saquon Barkley and Mike Gesicki, as well as the polarizing Christian Hackenberg with StateCollege.com reporter Ben Jones.

Make sure to give them both a follow on Twitter and to subscribe on iTunes for more episodes!

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Author: Dalbin Osorio

Dalbin Osorio is a Case Planner for Graham-Windham, New York's oldest child welfare agency. He is, also, a student at the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College. Dalbin graduated from Monroe College with a degree in Business Administration. A 3 sport utility man in high school (think a mix of Jerome WIlliams, Brad Smith, and Jayson Nix), he joined TOJ in 2013.

2018 NFL Draft: Joe Malfa Mock Draft 1.0

Joe Malfa with a full first round mock for the 2018 NFL Draft (Version 1.0)

The dust is beginning to settle on free agency as teams scour the free agent heap to find remaining role players at a bargain price. It is time to shift the focus to the NFL Draft, which is less than a month away. Joe Malfa will put together a full 1st-round mock draft every week starting today and leading up to the morning of the draft.

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2018 NFL Draft – New York Jets 3rd Round Targets: RB Rashaad Penny

Joe Malfa with a look at a potential third round target for the New York Jets – RB Rashaad Penny

All eyes will be on the 3rd overall pick, but the 3rd round pick is very important considering the Jets won’t make a selection in the 2nd round in either of the next two drafts (barring a trade). Leading up to the draft, Joe Malfa will take a look at some potential targets who are capable of stepping in and helping the Jets right away.

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2018 NFL Mock Draft: Top Ten With and Without Trades

Joe Malfa with a top ten mock for the NFL Draft, one with trades and one without trades

The dust is beginning to settle on free agency as teams scour the free agent heap to find remaining role players at a bargain price. It is time to shift the focus to the NFL Draft, which is only a bit over a month away. Joe Malfa will put together a full 1st-round mock draft every week starting March 29th. For now, he gets the juices flowing with a mock of the top-10 picks with and without trades:

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Bowl Game Prospect Viewing Guide: Sugar Bowl

Joe Malfa with a prospect preview viewing guide for the Sugar Bowl, Clemson vs. Alabama

As he has throughout the bowl season, Joe Malfa has a list of the top names to watch in each of the biggest bowl games. Because Alabama and Clemson have over a dozen draft prospects each, he decided to focus on the top three prospects from each team otherwise this would be a 4000 word article. This is the last bowl game of the season with the National Championship coming next week. We hope you enjoyed these bowl preview articles and you can follow Joe and the rest of our staff as they dive into draft breakdowns over the next three months.

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Bowl Game Prospect Viewing Guide: Rose Bowl

Joe Malfa with a prospect preview viewing guide for the Rose Bowl, Oklahoma vs. Georgia

We are finally heading into the span of bowl games that features ranked teams with the top prospects that will make up the first few rounds of the draft. As he has throughout the bowl season, Joe Malfa has a list of the top names to watch in each of the biggest games.

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Bowl Game Prospect Viewing Guide: Orange Bowl

We are finally heading into the span of bowl games that features ranked teams with the top prospects that will make up the first few rounds of the draft. As he has throughout the bowl season, Joe Malfa has a list of the top names to watch in each of the biggest games.

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Bowl Game Prospect Viewing Guide: Cotton Bowl

Joe Malfa with a prospect preview viewing guide for the Cotton Bowl, USC vs Ohio State

We are finally heading into the span of bowl games that features ranked teams with the top prospects that will make up the first few rounds of the draft. As he has throughout the bowl season, Joe Malfa has a list of the top names to watch in each of the biggest games.

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Bowl Game Prospect Viewing Guide: Camping World Bowl

Joe Malfa with a prospect viewing guide for the Camping World Bowl, between Oklahoma State and Virginia Tech

‘Tis the season for over 40 college bowl games sponsored by some very obscure companies to celebrate the mediocrity of 6-6 teams. Surely there is an angry old man somewhere waving his fist screaming about how “everyone gets a trophy” and “the Millennials are ruining everything.” At TOJ, we love bowl season. Maybe not for the games because watching Western Kentucky against Georgia State is not very appealing, but it gives us a chance to watch some teams that we did not get a chance to watch this season and evaluate some prospects who may not have been regularly exposed to us.

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