Indianapolis Colts wide receivers coach Charlie Williams was among the representatives from 26 teams on hand for Colorado’s pro day March 12. Seven players worked out indoors on FieldTurf. Most were on hand to see wide receiver Paul Richardson, who was measured at 6-foot, 170 pounds. Richardson posted a 37 1/2-inch vertical jump and ran a 4.23 short shuttle and 6.98 three-cone drill. He stood on the rest of his combine numbers. The concern with Richardson has always been his slight frame and if he’ll have durability issues in the NFL. I spoke with him this morning and was told he now weighs 180 pounds, which is significant. What you don’t know now, however, is how those 10 extra pounds will affect […]
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Representatives from 15 NFL teams gathered at the pro day held at Colorado on March 13, where eight players went through a workout held indoors on FieldTurf.
Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2012 pro days, Colorado, Eastern Washington, Gil Brandt, Indianapolis Colts, Matt Johnson, Miami Dolphins, New York Giants, Ryan Miller, Seattle Seahawks, Taylor Embree, Toney Clemons
Safety Matt Johnson recovered from a biceps injury in time to impress at Eastern Washington’s pro day, and WR Toney Clemons stood out at Colorado’s pro day.
One key thing to keep in mind for fans that closely track the draft process is how big a role scheme plays in a team’s evaluation. For example, when defensive back prospects are graded, there is much more that goes into that than just their physical ability.