Mike Bainbridge

Mike Bainbridge is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a degree in journalism. He currently is a frequent contributor to multiple football sites, including providing top notch college football fantasy advice at College Football Geek. After doing his own personal work on the NFL Draft in previous years, Mike is eager to share his knowledge and opinions at Draft Breakdown.


Top 10 “Best Fits” for the 2012 Draft

May 18, 2012

Courtney Upshaw

1. David DeCastro, Steelers- This is exactly why the Steelers are one of the NFL’s top teams year in, year out. Pittsburgh just sat back, let the chips fall into place, and ended up with easily the top player at his respective position. DeCastro will come in day one and immediately improve one of the more depleted offensive lines in all of football. If there was ever a perfect fit in the NFL Draft, this is it.

2. Brian Quick, Rams- Last year, the Rams were in a similar dilemma after the first round. After bypassing a wide receiver with their first selection in 2011, St. Louis tried to address their offensive needs as best they could with what fell to them in the middle rounds. As a result, they still needed a big-time target in the 2012 draft because neither Austin Pettis, nor Greg Salas established themselves as a (read more…)