Bleav in The Draft Analysts with Tony Pauline & Chris Tripodi

Who’s rising? Who’s falling? Join Tony Pauline and Chris Tripodi as they bring you industry-leading insights, facts and analysis on the top prospects in college football. The Draft Analysts are here!


Latest Episodes

The Latest on Josh Rosen

On episode No. 52 of The Draft Analysts, Chris Tripodi and Tony Pauline go in-depth on which position the New York Jets might target if they trade back from No. 3 and break down which teams around the NFL are targeting offensive linemen and tight ends. They provide the latest on whether quarterback Josh Rosen … Continued

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Draft Stocks Shifting at Safety

On episode No. 51 of The Draft Analysts, Chris Tripodi and Tony Pauline say goodbye to the 2019 pro-day circuit and go over a couple safeties who hurt themselves at recent workouts in addition to one who continues to skyrocket up draft boards. They break down the Raiders’ interest in Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Dwayne … Continued

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Host Info

Tony Pauline & Chris Tripodi

Tony Pauline: A graduate of St. John’s University in Queens, N.Y., Tony Pauline has been in the NFL Draft business for almost 30 years. His roots began in the 1980s, when Tony began working with New York beat writers and feeding them draft-related information. From there he had extended stays with and and has worked with since 1998. USA Today and SNY television network are also part of his resume, and Tony is a well-known voice on radio stations around the country. His groundbreaking coverage of major scouting events such as the Senior Bowl and NFL Combined changed the game for all major networks.

Chris Tripodi: A New York City resident, Chris Tripodi has been in the NFL Draft business since he graduated college over a decade ago and has worked alongside NFL Draft guru Tony Pauline for much of that time. Chris currently writes for and serves as the site’s editor, previously wrote weekly rookie reports at and has written about his hometown New York Jets for multiple sites, focusing on game-by-game rookie breakdowns. In addition to his NFL Draft coverage, Chris also writes about baseball prospects and covers the Minor Leagues for Bleav in Tony and Chris when it comes to all things draft.