Noted QB guru puts Oklahoma’s Landry Jones through drills

Representatives from 30 NFL teams gathered at the pro day held at Oklahoma on Wednesday, where 22 players went through a workout held indoors on FieldTurf.

Landry Jones, QB (6-foot-4, 225 pounds) — Jones kept his numbers from the NFL Scouting Combine (he was a top performer in his position group in the vertical jump, broad jump, three-cone drill and 20-yard short shuttle). Noted quarterbacks guru George Whitfield — who has worked with the previous two No. 1 overall picks, Andrew Luck and Cam Newton, among others — put Jones through a on-field program that included 70 passes thrown, with a heavy concentration on middle- to deep-pass routes. Of those 70 passes, 66 were completed and only one of those incompletions was a bad throw. Jones is the fourth-rated quarterback prospect (No. 57 overall) on my top-100 big board.

Tony Jefferson, FS (5-11, 212) — Jefferson ran a 4.18-second short shuttle and a 7.32-second three-cone drill, but was forced to the sidelines after pulling his right hamstring.

Kenny Stills, WR (6-0 5/8, 194) — Stills ran the short shuttle in 4.13 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.13 seconds (keeping his numbers from the combine in the other drills). He caught the ball well with only two drops in his positional workout, and looked very smooth as a receiver.

Lane Johnson, OT (6-6 1/2, 310) — Since there were no NFL offensive line coaches on hand to work him out, Johnson only got measured and weighed at the pro day, and stood on his numbers from the combine. Johnson is expected to be selected in the top half of the first round.

Tom Wort, LB (6-0 3/8, 235) — Wort ran the 40-yard dash in 4.75 and 4.79 seconds. Wort pulled his left hamstring on the second 40 run and was unable to continue with the workout.

Stacy McGee, DT (6-6 3/4, 310) — McGee was unable to workout.

Among those on hand in Norman, Okla. from NFL teams included Pittsburgh Steelers quarterbacks coach Randy Fichtner, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterbacks coach Frank Scelfo and Cincinnati Bengals defensive line coach Jay Hayes.

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