Passing along a quick injury note from the sidelines at Lucas Oil Stadium, where Arkansas guard Mitch Petrus suffered a setback.
Archive for February, 2010
It’s quite a sight. A prospect sitting in a cheap blue metal chair, holding court as reporters hover all around him, leaning over each other in a desperate attempt to hear what he says. That precise scenario unfolded for former Syracuse WR Mike Williams on Friday.
The silence inside Lucas Oil Stadium was nearly deafening early Saturday morning as NFL Scouting Combine workouts started.
We haven’t seen all of the offensive linemen run 40-yard dashes Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium, but Maryland’s Bruce Campbell led the list of notable names in the first group.
It always pay to double-check the schedule: This morning, Broncos coach Josh McDaniels was added to the NFL Scouting Combine media session list, replacing NFL Network insider Michael Lombardi.
As the first group of offensive linemen and specialists conducted 40-yard dashes Saturday, one prospect who stood out — in more ways than one — was LSU’s Trindon Holliday.
During combine week, downtown Indianapolis becomes one strange place.
Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: 2010 NFL Scouting Combine, Anthony Davis, Bruce Campbell, Bryan Bulaga, Charles Brown, Ed Dickson, J.D. Walton, Jermaine Gresham, Jimmy Graham, Matt Tennant, Mike Iupati, Rob Gronkowski, Russell Okung, Scott Hanson, Trent Williams, Vladimir Ducasse
It’s beginning to look a lot like the NFL Scouting Combine. Welcome, everyone, to Day 4.
Texas quarterback Colt McCoy underwent an MRI exam Friday afternoon that showed no further damage to the nerve injury in his right shoulder.
Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2010 NFL Scouting Combine
Oklahoma State’s Dez Bryant, considered by many to be the best WR available in this year’s draft, said Friday that an injured hamstring will keep him from running at the combine in Indianpolis.
Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 | Justin Hathaway Tags: 2010 NFL Scouting Combine
Offensive linemen and tight ends will take the field Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium for workouts as the NFL Scouting Combine rolls into the weekend.
One of the premier offensive linemen at the combine, Oklahoma State OT Russell Okung, took another step forward in cementing his status on Friday.
Oklahoma TE Jermaine Gresham missed his entire senior season because of a knee injury, but he told the media Friday at the NFL Scouting Combine that the ailment is completely healed.
Arkansas guard Mitch Petrus was the highlight of the bench press among offensive linemen Friday, saying afterward that he was shocked at putting up a combine-record-tying 45 repetitions.
Titans coach Jeff Fisher said Friday at the NFL Scouting Combine that the team has chosen to begin a youth movement at center and is prepared to move on without Kevin Mawae. While he said he would love for Mawae to return, Fisher made it clear that the veteran would be a backup.