Posts Tagged ‘Gil Brandt’

Pro days give prospects a shot at redemption

Prospects who weren’t invited to the NFL Scouting Combine will get a chance to make their mark in the minds of scouts at pro days. Those who either worked out poorly or didn’t work out at all, meanwhile, will get a shot at redemption. Gil Brandt underlines the importance of the college pro days by listing nine players who significantly boosted their careers at their pro day workouts.

Brandt’s Hot 100 + 25: Final ranking of top prospects

NFL.com senior analyst Gil Brandt updated his Hot 100, and added 25 bonus prospects.

Rounding up Coastal Carolina, UAB pro days

Representatives of 27 NFL teams attended the Coastal Carolina pro day to watch CB Josh Norman work out, and OT Matt McCants showed his stuff at Alabama-Birmingham.

Rounding up Eastern Washington, Colorado pro days

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.

Rounding up Washington State, Idaho pro days

David Gonzales and Alex Hoffman-Ellis did well at Washington State’s pro day, while Korey Toomer drew a crowd at Idaho.

Three and out: Michael Floyd to St. Louis?

Where could fast-rising WR Michael Floyd end up, and what would his fantasy value be as a rookie?

Rounding up the Abilene Christian pro day

Prospects from several schools worked out at the Abilene Christian pro day Tuesday, including players from Abilene Christian, Tarleton State, West Texas A&M and McMurry.

Center Konz will work out at Wisconsin on Wednesday

Center Peter Konz, who did not work out at the Wisconsin pro day March 7, will work out Wednesday at 12 p.m. CT at the University of Wisconsin.

Floyd dazzles at Notre Dame pro day, could go before Blackmon

After the excellent workout Michael Floyd had at Notre Dame’s pro day Tuesday, I feel he conceivably could be drafted before fellow blue-chip receiver prospect Justin Blackmon.

South Carolina showcases stellar class at pro day

South Carolina has a stellar class, and could have three players — DE Melvin Ingram, WR Alshon Jeffery and CB Stephon Gilmore — selected in the first two rounds in April’s draft.

Rounding up Brigham Young’s pro day

Representatives from 14 NFL teams were at the Brigham Young pro day on March 29 to watch prospects work out indoors on FieldTurf. No position coaches attended.

Former Notre Dame QB Clausen will throw to WR Floyd at pro day

When WR prospect Michael Floyd works out at the Notre Dame pro day, the football will be launched by a familiar arm — that of former Notre Dame QB Jimmy Clausen.

Receiver Sanu improves on combine speed at Rutgers pro day

The Rutgers pro day was a chance for WR Mohamed Sanu to make up for a disappointing performance at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Prospects contend with tilted field at Temple pro day

The running conditions at the Temple pro day were not ideal; the field was tilted, and prospects had to run uphill one way and downhill the other.

Defenders stand out at West Virginia pro day

Bears coach Lovie Smith, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin and Steelers GM Kevin Colbert were among the representatives of 29 teams on hand to observe West Virginia’s pro day on March 16.

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