The University of Connecticut men’s basketball team is back in the Final Four, but that’s not the only big event on campus this month. The school hosted its pro day on March 23, giving NFL hopefuls a chance to show their skills in front of representatives from 17 teams, including New York Jets linebacker coach Bob Sutton and Green Bay Packers director of player personnel John Dorsey. The well-organized event — the first run by new Huskies coach Paul Pasqualoni — was held indoors on FieldTurf. Notable performances included: OL Zack Hurd — Hurd (6-foot-7 1/8, 321 pounds) stood on his NFL Scouting Combine numbers except for the bench press. He recorded 17 strength lifts at 225 pounds. He also […]
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Posted: Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 | Pat Kirwan Tags: 2011 Senior Bowl, 2011 Senior Bowl, Boston College, Casey Matthews, Connecticut, Greg Jones, Lawrence Wilson, Mark Herzlich, Michigan State, Oregon
Michigan State’s Greg Jones had a lot of buzz entering Senior Bowl practices this week, but he has failed to live up to the hype. He’s way too stiff and struggled during blitz drills.