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NFL Draft Philosophy: Traditional vs. PFF

KANSAS CITY, MO - DECEMBER 25: Defensive end Chris Jones #95 of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrates after a play during the game against the Denver Broncos at Arrowhead Stadium on December 25, 2016 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Reed Hoffmann/Getty Images)

As the 2019 NFL Draft approaches, PFF Senior Analysts Steve Palazzolo and Sam Monson talk about the traditional philosophy scouts and evaluators have and how PFF grades can help break through false narratives.

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