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Who Ya Got? Open Thread: Draft, Boxing, Horses, NBA & NHL Playoffs

Jalston Fowler to the Tennessee Titans
Jalston Fowler to the Tennessee Titans
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Today is one of the biggest sports day in recent history. Many major events are going on all over the place.


Amari Cooper – First round #4 Oakland Raiders
Landon Collins – Second round #1 (#33 overall) New York Giants
T.J. Yeldon, RB – Second round #4 (#36 overall) Jacksonville Jaguars
Jalston Fowler, FB – Fourth round #9 (#108 overall) Tennessee Titans
Arie Kouandjio, OG – Fourth round #13 (#112 overall) Washington Redskins
Austin Shepherd, OT – Seventh round #11 (#228 overall) Minnesota Vikings
Xzavier Dickson, OLB – Seventh round (#253 overall) New England Patriots
Trey DePriest, ILB – not drafted, FA: Baltimore Ravens
Blake Sims, ATH – not drafted, will be at the Green Bay Packers' rookie minicamp on a tryout basis.*
Brandon Ivory, DT – not drafted, FA: Houston Texans
Nick Perry, S – not drafted, FA: Baltimore Ravens
Brian Vogler, TE – not drafted, FA: Chicago Bears
DeAndrew White, WR – not drafted, FA: San Francisco 49ers
Christion Jones, WR – not drafted, FA: Miami Dolphins
Leon Brown, OG – not drafted, free agency pending

* The Packers drafted UCLA QB Brett Hundley in the fifth round. Sims may be auditioning as a RB, WR, or special teams.


I am expecting a mostly boring fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. winning a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao.

UPDATE: Mayweather in a unanimous decision over Pacquiao.


My picks for the Kentucky Derby:

  • American Pharoah to win (yeah, I know he is the favorite. So what?).
  • Carpe Diem to place.
  • Dortmund to show.

UPDATE: American Pharoah edges Firing Line and Dortmund.


Game 7 - San Antonio Spurs at Los Angeles Clippers: Never ever doubt Tim Duncan. Spurs in a close one.

UPDATE: A phantom call by the refs give L.A. the win.


I lost interest after the NHL let the Atlanta Thrashers die on the vine.


BONUS PICK: Denny Hamlin wins Sunday's Talladega 500.

So, who ya got?