Michigan State had 30 teams represented at its pro day on March 16, including Jets LB coach Bob Sutton and Seahawks assistant Kippy Brown. The workout was on FieldTurf, indoors, with 13 players from Michigan State and three small-school players.
TE Charlie Gantt measured 6-foot-3 and weighed 252 pounds. Gantt, who you might remember as the guy who caught the fake field goal attempt against Notre Dame, ran 4.89 and 4.86 in the 40-yard dash, had a 30-inch vertical jump 9.7-inch broad jump, 4.21 short shuttle, 7.23 3-cone drill and 33 bench presses.
WR Mark Dell stood 6-foot ¼ and weighed 195 pounds. Dell ran 4.61 and 4.54 in the 40-yard dash, had a 33-inch vertical leap, 9.9 broad, 4.15 short shuttle and a 6.89 three cone drill.
Brown worked out both Gant and Dell.
LB Greg Jones measured 6-foot 1/8 and weighed 242 pounds. Jones ran 4.78 and 4.72 in the 40-yard dash, and he stayed with all of his combine numbers. He had a very good position drill workout with Sutton.
CB Chris Rucker measured 6-foot ½ and weighed 195 punds. Rucker ran 4.56 and 4.54 in the 40-yard dash, and had a 33.5-inch vertical leap, 9.11 broad jump, 4.35 short shuttle, 6.87 3-cone drill and 13 reps on the bench press.
OLB Eric Gordon measured 5-foot-11 5/8 and weighed 225 pounds. Gordon ran 4.53 and 4.56 in the 40-yard dash, posted a 10.7-inch broad jump, 4.16-second short shuttle, 7.13 3-cone, and 25 reps on the bench press.
Hillsdale WR Andre Holmes measured 6-foot-4 ½ and weighed 208 pounds. Holmes ran 4.45 and 4.51 in the 40-yard dash and had a 33.5–inch vertical. Holmes also worked out for Brown.