Vontaze Burfict was clearly the biggest loser of the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine. He came into the ultra-hyped Under Armour Olympics with many red flags (based on his emotional outbreaks) and did absolutely nothing to help his draft stock in Indy. In fact, he did everything to severely damage it. He ran the slowest 40-yard dash of any linebacker at 5.09, finished near the bottom of the pack with a 30-inch vertical leap, had the worst linebacker broad jump, and seemed disinterested at times.
It wasn't all that long ago that Vontaze Burfict was widely considered a top-tier talent at linebacker in the 2012 NFL draft. It wasn't all that long ago that Burfict, despite his perceived attitude problems and penchant for particu... Read Post
Arizona State linebacker Vontaze Burfict brought a reputation as a monster hitter who was physically imposing to the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine. He simply didn't live up to that billing, and his performance in Indianapolis likely cos... Read Post
The draft stock of Arizona State linebacker Vontaze Burfict went from sliding heading into the NFL scouting combine to in absolute free fall afterward, as the 6'1", 248-pound Burfict followed up a rough day of interviews with a poor... Read Post