Excerpt: "At Stanford, David Yankey played in a power offense while the rest of college football continued to spread out.
The 6-5, 314-pound offensive lineman, who had a meeting with the Giants on Wednesday, knew he had a different makeup coming into the NFL Draft. He's rated as the top guard in his class despite coming out a year early. He has scouts paying close attention to his technique to see if it matches his natural power.
But he's not the least bit worried about getting pigeonholed as a run blocker, especially if he's drafted to a pass-heavy team.
"As long as you have the athleticism and the footwork and everything to pass block at an elite level, it can't hurt to be a really good run blocker that has a physical mean streak nowadays," he said." Read more...