Posts Tagged ‘Auburn’

Dee Ford finally gets chance to work out for scouts

Offensive tackle Greg Robinson and defensive end Dee Ford were the top attractions when Auburn held its pro day Tuesday. Representatives from all 32 NFL teams were in attendance to see 15 Auburn players work out plus one player from West Liberty. Robinson (6-foot-5 1/8, 327 pounds) stood on all his numbers from the NFL Scouting Combine. At the pro day, his arms were measured at 34 3/8 inches and his hands measured 10 1/8 inches. St. Louis Rams offensive line coach Paul Boudreau worked out Robinson, who looked good in the field drills and appears destined to be a top-five pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Ford (6-2 1/8, 244) was unable to work out at the combine after […]

Emory Blake, Jeff Blake’s son, gets his shot at Auburn pro day

Representatives from 15 NFL teams gathered at Auburn’s pro day on March 5. A total of 10 players worked out indoors on FieldTurf. One of the key players at the pro day workout was receiver Emory Blake, the son of former NFL quarterback Jeff Blake.

An interesting dynamic to watch: Titans expect to have limited substitutions vs. Patriots

Well, the week of preparation is mostly over for the Patriots and Titans as they gear up for Sunday. Interviews here in Nashville are over, and now it’s time to make sense of what I gathered over the past few days before I go on and talk about it on NFL Network’s First on the Field and GameDay Morning Sunday. Want a quick and interesting nugget, though? Let’s end the work week with one… One of the biggest challenges for the Titans is to deal with the Patriots no-huddle offense, should they choose to use it. It is fast, furious, and incredibly hard to stop. The logistical issues abound for a defense, notably how to call plays that quick and […]

Alabama vs. Auburn: Extending the rivalry

Auburn and Alabama have one of the most storied rivalries in college football, but who has the edge when it spills over to the NFL?’s Adam Rank has a look at some of the best players from Auburn and Alabama and you can be the judge.

Auburn long snapper Harris stands alone at combine

Josh Harris is accustomed to standing in a class by himself. The only long snapper invited to participate in the NFL Scouting Combine this week, Harris has another honorable distinction as the second member of his family to win a national championship with Auburn.

Moment of silence halts booing of Goodell

The chants of “We want football!” followed a chorus of boos after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was introduced on the stage Thursday night at Radio City Music Hall before the start of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Auburn’s Fairley top prospect heading into combine

With the start of the NFL Scouting Combine only two weeks away, scouts and coaches are in the midst of intense discussions regarding the 2011 NFL Draft class.

Brandt: Auburn’s Newton better than Tebow analyst Gil Brandt views Auburn QB Cam Newton as a better pro prospect than rookie Tim Tebow, a first-round pick by the Broncos.

RB Tate shines in position drills at Auburn pro day

Six seniors at Auburn University worked out indoors on FieldTurf for scouts from 28 NFL teams.

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