Archive: Doug Farrar
He's a smaller guy with big NFL dreams -- and here's why Notre Dame's Golden Tate should find success in pro football.
By Doug Farrar | April 1, 2010; 07:51 PM ET | Comments (0)
Stafon Johnson's story isn't about 40 times and yards per carry -- it's about persistence, inner strength, and a comeback that's almost unbelievable.
By Doug Farrar | March 18, 2010; 01:19 AM ET | Comments (1)
In part two of our series on scouting combine preparation, the players coming out of Travelle Gaines' L.A. facility put up big numbers in Indianapolis.
By Doug Farrar | March 12, 2010; 09:46 AM ET | Comments (0)
As performances at the scouting combine have become increasingly important for rookies, training facilities like Performance Gaines are becoming more prominent and profitable.
By Doug Farrar | March 5, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)
Keep up with all the happenings at this weekend's NFL scouting combine with live twitter feeds from Doug Farrar, the Post's NFL reporters and other media members covering the event.
By Matt Brooks | February 25, 2010; 10:06 AM ET | Comments (1)
The Scouting Combine gets bigger every year. Here's a preview of this year's event, and a few things to watch for.
By Doug Farrar | February 23, 2010; 10:50 AM ET | Comments (0)
Once a befuddled freshman replacement, Cal cornerback Syd'Quan Thompson is now ready to turn shutdown corner status into an NFL future.
By Doug Farrar | February 22, 2010; 09:11 AM ET | Comments (0)
"It was still like reading Chinese," says Seattle Seahawks first round draft pick on his first encounter with the team's playbook.
By Doug Farrar | May 5, 2009; 10:23 AM ET | Comments (0)
Billick, Casserly, Gruden, Maruicci -- four men with proven football knowledge. Four men who will be helping with draft coverage through the weekend. Four men with a hint of regret about being out of the game.
By Doug Farrar | April 26, 2009; 03:30 AM ET | Comments (0)
For most NFL quarterbacks, sixteen starts make up a season, for USC's Mark Sanchez, sixteen starts add up to a lifetime.
By Doug Farrar | April 25, 2009; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (3)
A small-college designation needn't doom a player to backup or washout status as is the case with Central Washington's Mike Reilly.
By Doug Farrar | April 24, 2009; 11:02 PM ET | Comments (1)
To reach true greatness, desire and ability must find a meeting place. As much as anyone in the 2009 draft class, Missouri defensive tackle Evander "Ziggy" Hood has found it.
By Doug Farrar | April 19, 2009; 10:01 PM ET | Comments (0)
The dual nature of life in football -- how one can be catastrophically aggressive on the field and a true gentleman in the "real world" -- was made clear to Florida State defensive end Everette Brown at an early age.
By Doug Farrar | April 14, 2009; 09:00 AM ET | Comments (0)
UConn's talented running back led the NCAA in yards on the ground in 2008, but it's what he does off the field that might have the greatest impact.
By Doug Farrar | April 8, 2009; 10:21 AM ET | Comments (1)
For all the players Terry Robiskie has helped in his long career, his most intriguing student might very well be his son, Brian.
By Doug Farrar | March 30, 2009; 10:01 AM ET | Comments (0)
The "safest pick" in this year's draft discusses opting out of the Senior Bowl, Combine mind games and thumping quarterbacks.
By Doug Farrar | March 24, 2009; 09:45 AM ET | Comments (0)
The safest pick in this year's draft discusses being evicted, packing on the pounds and his judicial aspirations in an exclusive two part interview.
By Doug Farrar | March 20, 2009; 01:41 AM ET | Comments (0)
What happens when a Florida kid gets ignored and has to head north to make his mark? One of the best players ever at his position takes notice, and a star is born.
By Doug Farrar | March 10, 2009; 12:28 PM ET | Comments (0)
Does the hothouse college formation create one-trick quarterbacks ill-equipped for the NFL? Graham Harrell doesn't think so.
By Doug Farrar | February 24, 2009; 09:13 AM ET | Comments (0)