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Two Days Out

Fordham Sports Department


We look at what the sports world is saying about John Skelton.

With the countdown to the draft at just over 48 hours, the attention on John Skelton is heating up.  Over the last few days he’s been featured in several newspapers.

Today, he made national news with this writeup from USA Today’s John Saraceno

Is Fordham QB John Skelton a gem waiting for NFL to find?

Fordham got a few mentions in today’s New York Post.  Not only did Bart Hubbuch profile John (Fordham\’s rifle-armed Skelton about to make draft splash), but Lenn Robbins wrote about tackle Andrew Tyshovnytsky, and his rising stock (Fordham’s speedy tackle Tyshovnytsky a strong draft prospect).

Over the weekend, John was profiled by his hometown paper, the El Paso Times.

Burges graduate John Skelton waits…and waits…for NFL Draft

As the draft approaches, the attention continues to rise.  We’ll have a few surprises in store over the next few days, including live first round coverage on Thursday night, so be sure to check the blog for more updates.