Top brass check out top talent at Alabama Pro Day


While weighty off-field matters dominated talk at the Alabama Pro Day, 20 players got down to the business of running, jumping and lifting on Wednesday indoors because of rain.

Representatives from every NFL team were at the facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala., including Giants general manager Jerry Reese, Giants head coach Tom Coughlin and linebackers coach Jim Herrmann, Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum and coach Rex Ryan, Browns defensive coordinator Rob Ryan and defensive line coach Bryan Cox, Panthers coach John Fox and Packers general manager Ted Thompson.

Linebacker Rolando McClain weighed in at 249 pounds. He ran 4.69 and 4.68 in the 40, had a 35-inch vertical leap, a 9-1 broad jump, 4.41 short shuttle and 7.19 three-cone drill.

Defensive tackle Terrence Cody weighed 349 pounds, ran 5.64 and 5.62 in the 40, 22-inch vertical leap, 7-9 broad jump, kept short shuttle and three-cone drill times from the combine and had 22 bench press reps.

Tight End Colin Peek weighed in at 252 pounds. He ran 4.94 and 4.93 in the 40, 34.5-inch vertical leap, 9-4 broad jump, 4.39 short shuttle and 7.23 three-cone drill.

Offensive lineman Mike Johnson (6-5, 3/4, 312) ran 5.31 and 5.34 in the 40, kept his vertical and broad jump numbers from the combine, ran 5.05 short shuttle and 8.16 three-cone drill.

— Gil Brandt

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