Early years. December 9th, 2020. New, 299 comments. He with the team from 2010-2012. ISU defensive end Romeo McKnight's eight sacks is the third-most for any player in the FCS this season. The first tight end selected in the 2020 NFL Draft, Cole Kmet went as the 11th pick of the second round (43rd overall) to the Chicago Bears. By: Kyle Crabbs. I felt light at the end of last season. Start a Mock Draft Build a Big Board. McKnight was drafted by the New York Jets in the fourth round (112th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft. Romeo McKnight:  I am a versatile pass rusher. He saw limited action as … “This was my first healthy season and I really don’t want to come back and risk injury,” said the junior tailback. Romeo McKnight:  The Colorado State game. Login. I went to a Nike camp as a pass rusher. Coach Spack called me right away. There is so much room for improvement. Learn More. Southern Cal junior running back Joe McKnight will forgo his final year of eligibility to enter the 2010 NFL Draft, according to ESPN’s Joe Schad. In 35 games played for the Irish, Kmet reeled in 60 receptions for 691 yards (11.5 avg). 2021 NFL Draft Targets Giants Fans Should Watch On 10/3. I have been doing it in the morning and evening. 2018 Mock Draft; 2019 Mock Draft; 2020 Mock Draft; 2021 Mock Draft; ... An interview with Illinois State defensive end Romeo McKnight. Romeo McKnight:  I played LB and RB. The former Iowa Hawkeye is a name to watch in the FCS this season. They had a great strength and conditioning program. © 2005-2020 CBS INTERACTIVE ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Joe McKnight. McKnight plays with excellent effort and some might label him a ‘high-motor guy’. We changed the culture the past couple of years. Julian Okwara will join his brother Romeo as a member of the Lions after getting drafted in the third round by Detroit on Friday night in the 2020 NFL Draft. Where would you draft Finley? All of us here at The Draft Network hope you have a happy, safe holiday full of food, … An interview with LB Evan Croutch (Ohio University). USCFootball.com Staff Writer. McKnight was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Seattle Seahawks after the 1994 NFL Draft on April 29. OG Gabe Megginson is a transfer from Illinois. EXPERT. Romeo McKnight:  Effort. Romeo McKnight:  You always looking to win the National Championship every year. Romeo McKnight:  6’5, 265 and I don’t have a forty. McKnight starred at USC before being selected by the Jets in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. Romeo McKnight:  I watch so many guys at my position. Romeo McKnight Defensive End / Illinois State. cnx.cmd.push(function() { McKnight’s career production as a receiver will land him NFL looks, and his games against FBS competition are NFL Draft prospect worthy film. The Original Full Round Mock Draft Site. ... Then he’ll hope to be included in the process leading up to the 2021 NFL draft. McKnight rushed for 1,014 yards and … The Samford wide out is tearing it up this year and is a … TO THE NEXT LEVEL! The kid was a beast who was athletic as hell. Follow full coverage of Joe McKnight during the 2010 NFL Draft on ESPN.com Fantasy football rankings and projections for Denver Broncos WR Kelvin McKnight. NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 4 / Pick: 112: Career history New ... McKnight made his NFL debut on October 3, 2010, against the Buffalo Bills and was used in a limited capacity on offense before being utilized as an emergency cornerback and on special teams over the course of the season. He played through multiple quarterbacks — with a revamped offensive line in 2019 — and that showed significantly between his junior and senior year when his production dipped from all-conference level to just an OK starter. TAKE YOUR FOOTBALL KNOWLEDGE . nfl projections and historical performance data for kelvin mcknight a wr for the denver broncos. He eventually left school for the NFL draft, where the Jets made him a fourth-round pick in 2010. He was an All-American in Greco-Roman wrestling. Height: 6-5; Weight: 260. McKnight attended Apopka High School, where he lettered in football, basketball and track. In 1995, he registered 14 special teams tackles. 2021 NFL draft: Top small-school prospects you should know. - DE Romeo McKnight (SR) - NT John Ridgeway (JR) - DE Jason Lewan (JR) - DT Steven Podkulski (SR) - NT Jason Powell (SR) .. remember how he stepped in for injured Ridgeway in NDSU playoff early in 2nd half ... we didn't skip a beat despite losing 50 lbs of beef. There was a questionable call. Scott Joseph McKnight (born February 11, 1988) is a former American football wide receiver.He played college football at Colorado and was drafted by the New York Jets in the 7th round of the 2011 NFL Draft.He has written episodes of television for CSI: Cyber. San Francisco 49ers 2020 NFL Draft Team Guide. The regular season is less than a week away from kicking off and that means it's time for teams to cut their rosters down to 53 players before Saturday's deadline. NFL Thanksgiving 2020 Betting Preview, Best Bets By: The Draft Network November 26th, 2020 2020-11-26T11:00:00.000Z The Draft Network. Romeo McKnight: I have been working out in my garage and backyard. The NFL preseason has ended. The Detroit Lions do have a bit of emotional leverage after drafting Romeo’s younger brother Julian in the 2020 NFL Draft. I play with effort and have good hands. PFF Edge. Romeo McKnight:  I became a Bears fan around 2006. Crystal Lake Central graduate Romeo McKnight is looking for a place to play football right away. McKnight, USC's leading rusher last season, is the second Trojan running back to announce he'd be heading to the NFL, joining Stafon Johnson. When we saw the seeding for the playoffs, we went there and competed. It will help you make a lot of plays. To select McKnight, the Jets traded up twelve spots in the fourth round with the Carolina Panthers. Attempts YDS TDS; 164: 1014: 8: 2010 Draft Results. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. The NFL's 30th-ranked defence coming into the weekend yielded 23 first downs and 410 yards to one of the league's worst offences.“The fact that we didn’t play with the kind of energy that we have been playing with, you know, that was disappointing,” coach Romeo Crennel said.Watson was 21 for 30 in Houston's second straight loss, eliminating the Texans (4-9) from playoff contention. If McKnight can also test well, it can help disregard athleticism questions and vault him into draftable status. Tutorial: Site Navigation ; Tutorials: NFL. “This was my first healthy season and I really don’t want to come back and risk injury,” said the junior tailback. Fresno State tight end Jared Rice is a prospect worth looking at by NFL teams. Photo: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports. It is the mindset that you need to have. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. We should have the best defense in the country this year. We went 10-5 this past year. Step up, NCAA: Help save eligibility of those who opt out . Volson is tough as nails and plays through the whistle, and that is what NFL teams love. December 3rd, 2020. There are so many players that really stick out on film, but from last year’s film alone we already have identified over 700 small school prospects from the NAIA, D2, D3, and FCS who […] It happened so fast. You must be logged in to post a comment Romeo McKnight:  I guess that I am doing something right. Alex Khvatov:  How are you currently preparing for the 2020 season with no offseason training? Romeo McKnight's fantasy news and analysis. Aaron Donald and Chandler Jones are my favorites. RB; 5-11⅜, 198 lbs; USC; Scouts Grade; Position Rank; Overall Rank; Arm Length 31.6" Hand Size 9.1" 40-YD Dash 4.5; Conference TBD; 2010 Draft Pick Info. Once I saw that Dane had an affection for McKnight, I almost fell over myself sprinting to the film to see why. They do combo blocks well. We played them during the regular season, and we didn’t have a good defensive game. S Christian Uphoff is another player. Romeo McKnight General Info Draft History Player Ranking User Scouting ... 2021 NFL MOCK DRAFT. Alex Khvatov:  Who is the best player that you have faced on an opposing team? Position: Defensive end. I am nowhere near my ceiling. Alex Khvatov:  What areas of your game are you trying to improve upon? Romeo Langford (right wrist surgery) is no longer wearing a cast. BlitzCast; Pros Like Us; Mock Drafts. The 2020 NFL Draft was originally scheduled to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada, but will now be a TV-only event due to the global pandemic. By: Trevor Sikkema. 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah, LB, Notre Dame, 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Eric Stokes, CB, University of Georgia, 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Christian Barmore, DL, University of Alabama, 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Wyatt Davis, OL, Ohio State University, 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Jay Tufele, DT, University of Southern California, 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Richard LeCounte, S, University of Georgia, 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Seth Williams, WR, Auburn University, 2021 NFL Draft Prospect: Alex Leatherwood, OL, University of Alabama, 247: 3 Star/ 38 overall Weakside DE in class of 2016, ESPN: 3 Star/ 103 overall DE in class of 2016, Illinois Class 2A State Champion Wrestler 220 pound division, Earned HERO Sports FCS Sophomore All-America First-Team selection, Recognized as Missouri Valley Football Conference All-Newcomer Team, Tallied 47 tackles, including 24 solo stops, Tied for the team lead with 9.0 tackles for loss, Credited with a team-high 11 quarterback hurries, Selected All-Missouri Valley Football Conference First-Team selection at defensive end started all 15 games for the Redbirds, McKnight finished fourth in the MVFC in sacks (12.0) and TFLs (16.5), Added 64 tackles, including 36 solo stops, Once again, led Redbirds with 10 quarterback hurries, Last Chance:Fantasy Doctors | Rashaad Penny Injury Update | Should you fire up Penny in week 15?…, Last Chance:Fantasy Doctors | Austin Ekeler Injury Update | How serious is his thigh injury?…. Alex Khvatov:  What is your favorite NFL team? © 2005-2020 CBS INTERACTIVE ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Romeo McKnight:  Getting bigger, faster, and stronger. At Iowa, I had to wait a couple of more years to start. ... Undrafted in Rounds 1 - 8 of 2012 NFL Draft. — Photo provided by Illinois State University. Iowa didn’t pull their offer. Toledo was the first offer. Latest on RB Joe McKnight including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on NFL.com }); If you are an NFL team looking for a hammer, I found one. At the NFL Scouting Combine, Bandy was measured at 5-7 6/8 and 180 pounds, the shortest cornerback at the combine, which is beyond his control but hurt his draft stock. RB McKnight to enter NFL Draft. Tell us about that stingy defensive performance. 2010 NFL Draft Scouting Report for Joe McKnight. By Craig Forrestal Romeo McKnight School: Illinois State Position: DE HT: 6ft5 WT: 260 Hometown: Crystal Lake, IL High School: Crystal Lake (IL) Central Recruit Ranking Rivals: 3 Star class of 2016 247: 3 Star/ 38 overall Weakside DE in class of 2016 ESPN: 3 Star/ 103 overall DE in class of 2016 3x High […] Romeo McKnight is a 6-5, 225-pound Weak-Side Defensive End from Crystal Lake, IL. Coming in as a young skinny lineman who started out on the scout team and ending up where I … I work out two or three times a day. Podcasts. Romeo McKnight:  CB Devin Taylor, true freshman CB Charles Woods, LB Shanon Reid who is a transfer from Tennessee, LB Brandon Simon, QB Brady Davis and RB Jeff Proctor. It was close to home, and my family can come and watch me play. Despite possessing NFL quality traits, Texas RB Keaontay Ingram isn’t receiving the level of national attention afforded to others and, as such, is an underrated prospect in the class. }).render("bb96ad3fa3274bd9b3b8932a057f1f33"); I have been putting on some weight. Alex Khvatov:  What can we expect from Illinois State this upcoming season? Mock Drafts you're on the clock. My major is in university studies, emphasis on politics and sociology. I had to go through rehab again. I need to work on my pass rush and keeping my pad level down. My goal is to prepare for the NFL Draft and work towards that dream of mine. Alex Khvatov:  How proud are you of the individual accolades that you received over the past two years? I am quick. I wouldn't be here and have had the success I've had if it weren't for them. NFL Draft profile for WR Kelvin McKnight. When you think about the running back prospects for the 2021 NFL Draft, certain names immediately spring to mind. Alex Khvatov: How are you currently preparing for the 2020 season with no offseason training? I won the state title in Iowa. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. We all got here at the same time with my positional coach and defensive coordinator. Joe McKnight . He played through multiple quarterbacks — with a revamped offensive line in 2019 — and that showed significantly between his junior and senior year when his production dipped from all-conference level to just an OK starter. By: The Draft Network. cnx({ I finished the season at 245. Urban Meyer names favorite plays at Ohio State Southern Cal junior running back Joe McKnight will forgo his final year of eligibility to enter the 2010 NFL Draft, according to ESPN’s Joe Schad. I have the passion for this game. 2021 NFL Draft Targets Giants Fans Should Watch On 10/3. The NFL draft will be conducted in a virtual format, with team personnel working from their homes. By: The Draft Network. An interview with WR Terry Godwin (Georgia). Alex Khvatov:  What is the highlight of your career up to this point? Michigan AD responds to Big Ten players' list of demands . I was coming back from the ACL when I got there. Alex Khvatov:  Coming out of high school, what programs showed interest in you? An interview with Wesley College safety Coray Williams, on DE Romeo McKnight (Illinois State) Interview, LB Evan Croutch (Ohio University) Interview, WR Terry Godwin (Georgia) Shrine Game Interview, S Coray Williams (Wesley College) Interview, OT Drew Himmelman (Illinois State) Interview, https://ia801501.us.archive.org/27/items/blitzcast68/BlitzCast%20%2368.mp3. Covering the NFL Draft since 1999. Romeo McKnight:  I wrestled. Sikkema's 2021 NFL Mock Draft 3.1. It was a defensive battle. Romeo McKnight:  They were the only school to show interest. Romeo McKnight:  I had no offers going into the summer of my senior year. We didn’t allow a TD. I need to keep getting better. Joe McKnight NFL draft player profile, with bio, stats and videos I also like to listen to music. Mountain West Wire’s complete list of NFL Draft profiles. I want to thank everyone at the University, especially Coach Herman, Coach Hand and Coach McKnight, and all who have had a part in my journey. ... Fantasy Tools Fantasy Assistant Trade Analyzer Rate My Team Who Should I Start FFCPI. Kelvin McKnight is becoming widely known after putting on a showcase against Florida State earlier this year. I am pretty good at video games. I only put in my hand in the ground in college at Iowa. He spent the first ten games of the season on the practice squad, before being promoted to the active roster on November 19. Menu Login. I was trying to push through it, but I had to get surgery. When McKnight arrived in Iowa City a veteran DL was in place and then in 2017 Iowa welcomed AJ Epenesa to the DL room. Romeo McKnight:  We went 6-5 during my first year. I want to make some smart investments and get into real estate. All rights reserved. Texas LT Samuel Cosmi declares for 2021 NFL Draft, forgoes remainder of season. Player profile for Da'Jon McKnight (WR). Mock Drafts you're on the clock. "The time is right," McKnight said. There is no doubt that the 2021 NFL Draft running back class has a lot of talent. McKnight had 12 1/2 sacks and 16 1/2 tackles for losses for the 10-5 Redbirds. After the missing, the 2017 season due to injury McKnight transferred to Illinois State. I had two sacks, and we won the game. Now ... and the struggles out of the gate resulted in Bill O’Brien being fired and associate head coach Romeo … Romeo McKnight:  Competing every day. Mock Drafts. McKnight was part of an Iowa recruiting class that included Nate Stanley, Noah Fant and TJ Hockenson in 2016. I liked the campus, the recruits that made my teammates, the people, and the coaching staff. 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