Given the amount of NFL talent that has come out of the University of Texas (14 first-round draft picks since 2001), not to mention the post-workout barbecue feast, the visit to Austin, Texas is always one of the highlights of the pre-draft pro day tour.
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Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2011 NFL Draft, Charles Davis, Chris Carter, Gil Brandt, Jacquizz Rodgers, Jason La Canfora, Marcus Cannon, Michael Lombardi, Pat Kirwan, Sam Acho
In an unscientific straw poll conducted during the seventh round, we asked some NFL.com and NFL Network personalities for their favorite picks of Day 3 of the 2011 NFL Draft.
Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2011 NFL Draft, Arizona Cardinals, Christian Ballard, Denver Broncos, Edmond Gates, Kris Durham, Miami Dolphins, Mike Mayock, Minnesota Vikings, Quinton Carter, Sam Acho, Seattle Seahawks
A few notes, thoughts and observations from Radio City Music Hall as Round 4 of the NFL draft unfolds.
Texas’ pro day is under way and it didn’t take me long to figure out the Pittsburgh Steelers’ top draft needs. The Super Bowl team sent its head coach, GM, and entire defensive staff to take a look at defensive backs Aaron Williams, Curtis Brown and Chykie Brown, as well as pass-rusher Sam Acho. They aren’t alone.