A total of 11 players worked out in front of representatives from 10 NFL teams — including the running backs coaches from the Philadelphia Eagles (Duce Staley) and New York Jets (Anthony Lynn) — at Central Michigan’s pro day Wednesday. The workout was conducted indoors on FieldTurf. The player that the NFL running backs coaches were on hand to see work out was Zurlon Tipton, a 5-foot-11 3/4, 223-pound back who was on the 2013 Maxwell and Doak Walker Award watch lists. However, a broken ankle suffered in the season opener derailed those award hopes, and Tipton missed seven games. At Central Michigan’s pro day, Tipton ran the 40-yard dash in 4.70 and 4.73 seconds. He had a 32-inch vertical […]
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Representatives from 18 NFL teams were on hand for Tulane’s pro day on Friday, where six Green Wave players worked out indoors on FieldTurf in the New Orleans Saints’ practice facility.
The Saints had a number of their staff in attendance, and an assistant coach from the Jacksonville Jaguars was also there.
Posted: Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Dick LeBeau, Ed Debartolo, Emmitt Smith, Floyd Little, Hall of Fame class of 2010, Jerry Jones, Jerry Rice, Joe Bugel, John Randle, John Teerlinck, JR., Pro Football Hall of Fame, Rickey Jackson, Russ Grimm, Tom Benson
The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced the presenters for the Class of 2010 this week, a group that includes two family members, two coaches, two NFL club owners and a former owner for the seven-member class.