Delone Carter is the type of player that’s en vogue in the NFL right now. A compact running back out of Syracuse, Carter is a change-of-pace type with above-average skills as a receiver out of the backfield. Carter was one of 15 NFL hopefuls on display at Syracuse’s March 23 pro day. Representatives from 26 teams attended the event, held indoors on FieldTurf. Carter (5-8 5/8, 224) ran 40 times of 4.50 and 4.46 and posted a 10-1 broad jump. He stood on his NFL Scouting Combine times in the vertical leap and three-cone drill. He also took part in positional drills. He will find a home somewhere on draft day, likely somewhere in the fourth or fifth round. Another […]
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Posted: Saturday, February 26th, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: Danny Watkins, 2011 NFL Scouting Combine, Brandon Fusco, Clint Boling, Daniel Kilgore, Derek Newton, Jarriel King, Jason Kelce, Kris O'Dowd, Mike Person, Ryan Bartholomew, Steve Schilling
It’s an odd (and occasionally unpleasant) sight to see linemen legging out 40-yard dashes, and most NFL talent evaluators feel the same way. While a 40 time offers a window into a prospect’s athleticism, it really has no bearing on his overall evaluation.