Representatives from 20 NFL teams — including the entire coaching staff for the Minnesota Vikings — were on hand for Minnesota’s pro day on March 3 to see 25 players work out indoors on FieldTurf. Ra’Shede Hageman, DT (6-foot-6, 311 pounds) — stood on his numbers from the NFL Scouting Combine and only went through position drills. Brock Vereen, FS (6-0, 199) — Vereen was at the combine, stood on his numbers from that event and only did position drills at Minnesota’s pro day. Aaron Hill, LB (6-0 5/8, 231) — Hill ran the 40-yard dash in 4.64 and 4.69 seconds. He had a 32-inch vertical jump and a 9-5 broad jump. He posted times of 4.30 seconds in the […]
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Only one player worked out at North Dakota State’s pro day on March 4 — cornerback Andre’ Martin Jr.
Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2012 pro days, Baltimore Ravens, Bobby Wagner, Coulter Boyer, Matt Veldman, Michael Smith, North Dakota State, Philadelphia Eagles, St. Louis Rams, Utah State
Bobby Wagner and Matt Veldman shined at the pro days held by Utah State and North Dakota State, respectively.
Six teams came to North Dakota State’s pro day on Monday to see tackle Michael Arndt, who did not post overly impressive numbers.
One of the key aspects of pro days for prospects is that it provides yet another chance to go through workout drills for scouts and improve on their times from the NFL Scouting Combine. North Dakota State’s Pat Paschall took advantage of his second opportunity.
Just hours after bench pressing 225 pounds as many times as he could to impress NFL scouts at his pro day, North Dakota State tight end Jerimiah Wurzbacher was furiously filling and lifting 40-pound sandbags to help stop potential flood waters from damaging lives and property — including his family home — in Fargo, N.D.
The Norfolk State Pro Day was held on March 20 with representatives from 15 NFL teams in attendance, including Dolphins defensive backs coach Todd Bowles, who arrived one day early and met with CB Don Carey (5-11 3/8, 192 pounds). Bowles then ran the pro-day drills the following day. Gil Brandt also has reports from Temple and North Dakota State.