Eastern Illinois prospects run in the cold

Eastern Illinois held its pro day on Friday, with 10 teams on hand to get a look at four players run drills indoors on Tartan Turf – except for the short shuttles. Those were run outdoors in 40-degree temperatures.

Offensive lineman Otis Hudson (6-4 5/8, 312 pounds) ran 5.17 and 5.24 seconds in the 40-yard dash, had a 26 ½-inch vertical jump, 8-9 broad jump, 4.91 short shuttle, 8.14 three-cone drill, and 21 bench press repetitions.

Offensive tackle Chris Campbell (6-5, 328) ran 5.28 and 5.29 in the 40, had a vertical of 26 ½, broad jump of 8 feet, ran the short shuttle in 4.14, three-cone drill in 8.08, and did 14 bench press reps.

Quarterback Jake Christensen (6-1 1/8, 215) ran both 40s in 4.9 seconds, had a 26 ½ vertical, 8-7 broad jump, ran a 4.24 short shuttle, 7.08 three-cone drill, did not bench press. Christensen was a transfer from Iowa.

Cornerback Shelton Penrow (5-8 5/8, 179) ran 4.51 and 4.59 40s, had a 30-inch vertical, 9-2 broad jump, ran a 4.41 short, 7.19 three-cone drill, and did 10 reps in the bench press.

Gil Brandt

Guidelines: Fan feedback should be within the guidelines for the NFL community. These guidelines will be used to identify those comments that will be removed from display on the site. Please keep your comments relevant to the topic, not abusive or combatant towards other fans, and don’t share any personal details. Use the “Report” link to help keep the community at its best.

Comments may be no longer than 2000 characters and will post to the site shortly after submitting.

Powered by WordPress.com VIP | Subscribe (RSS)

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,440 other followers