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Redskins sign Bruce Campbell

Offensive tackle Bruce Campbell once wowed at the NFL scouting combine, his athleticism dominating his lack of college production. Since then, and after Oakland made him a third-round pick in 2010, he’s been largely forgotten. The Washington...Show More Summary

2014 NFL Draft: Latest Projections for Top 1st-Round Prospects

The 2014 NFL draft will come with its fair share of shock and surprises. For some players, a great performance at the NFL Scouting Combine has increased their stock significantly. Conversely, a poor showing—or a lack of participation—has...Show More Summary

Travis Swanson impressive; Robert Thomas will work out April 1

Representatives from 23 NFL teams were present at Arkansas’ pro day on March 5. The Razorbacks had four players at the NFL Scouting Combine, and center Travis Swanson has the best chance to be selected high in the 2014 NFL Draft. Swanson stood on all of his numbers from the combine. Show More Summary

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Predicting Each Move in the 1st Round

Now that the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine has officially concluded and pro days are underway, we are beginning to get a better idea of the potential that each draft prospect has to offer at the NFL level. During recent workouts, some prospects have seen their draft stock rise and others have plummeted in a big way. Show More Summary

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Breaking Down Likeliest First-Round Selections

The 2014 NFL draft is ticking nearer and nearer, and now that the NFL Scouting Combine is over with and players eye big performances at their pro days, it's getting down to crunch time for the nation's top prospects. It's still awfully...Show More Summary

Ryan Shazier: Pro Day Reaction and Analysis

Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier put on an impressive show at February's NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. His 42-inch vertical leap at Lucas Oil Stadium led not only all linebackers, but all players at any position. However, a...Show More Summary

Ryan Shazier blazes at OSU Pro Day

Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier didn’t run the 40-yard dash at the Scouting Combine because of a tweaked hamstring.  At his Friday Pro Day, he tweaked it again at the end of the run. And yet he still covered the 120 feet in 4.36 seconds.  Unofficially. Yes, a linebacker ran the 40 in 4.37 seconds. …

Cardinals sign tight end John Carlson

Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said at the Scouting Combine that he wanted a tight end who can block. He got one Friday, as the Cardinals agreed to a two-year deal with John Carlson, the team announced. Carlson was cut by the Vikings this week, going down as one of the early busts of free agency…

Eye-catching numbers posted at Cincinnati pro day

No one from Cincinnati was at the NFL Scouting Combine, but a few of the performances at the school’s pro day Thursday really stood out. The best performance of the day was by tight end Blake Annen (6-foot-4 1/8, 247 pounds), who posted two very good times in the 40: a 4.41 and a 4.42. Show More Summary

Ohio State Pro Day 2014: Recap and Review for Carlos Hyde and Top Buckeyes

With just two losses over the past two seasons, the Ohio State football team had plenty of talent to showcase at its anticipated pro day Friday. Six Buckeyes who were invited to the NFL Scouting Combine were in action along with 10 other...Show More Summary

Ka’Deem Carey is slow at Pro Day, works out at wide receiver

Ka’Deem Carey was the Pac-12 offensive player of the year as a running back at Arizona last season, but NFL teams may be wondering whether he’s fast enough to play running back at the next level. At the Scouting Combine, Carey was one of the slowest running backs to run, clocking at 4.70 seconds in…

2014 NFL Draft: Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook

Welcome to the silly season. The time between the NFL Scouting Combine and the actual NFL draft is crazy. For everyone involved. Players are shuttled around the country on formal interviews and medical checks. Scouts, coaches and general managers are busy evaluating players, rewatching game film and lying to the media. Wait...what? Yes. Show More Summary

Tiny, but speedy, Ryan Lankford could get NFL look

Representatives from 18 NFL teams were on hand to watch five players work out at Illinois’ pro day, which was held indoors on FieldTurf. Jonathan Brown, OLB (6-foot 5/8, 234 pounds) — Brown — who was at the NFL Scouting Combine — ran the 40-yard dash in 4.87 and 4.85 seconds. Show More Summary

Vikings: Decision is in Cassel's hands

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Since Matt Cassel opted out of his contract a week after the Super Bowl, the Minnesota Vikings have said they want to bring Cassel back on a new deal. They met with his agent at the NFL scouting combine to communicate that point. Show More Summary

Twitter reactions suggests Titans not a fit for Michael Sam

At the Scouting Combine, NFL coaches and team executives made it clear they were only interested in how openly gay prospect Michael Sam could help them on their football field. But a study of Twitter reactions to Sam’s announcement indicates some markets might be more ready to accept him than others. Via Outsports, an Emory…

Will Deep 2014 NFL Draft Class Put a Damper on Free-Agent Spending?

If you've paid any attention to the coverage of the Senior Bowl, NFL Scouting Combine, college pro days or ever-building NFL draft hype, you've heard the same thing over and over: This is the deepest draft class in years. Partly fueled...Show More Summary

Eagles’ position on Vick hasn’t changed

At the Scouting Combine, Eagles G.M. Howie Roseman told Pro Football Talk on NBCSN that the team plans to follow the lead of quarterback Mike Vick.  The free-agent-to-be wants to have a chance to start, and the Eagles will be ready to talk if/when he doesn’t find that opportunity. In response to a new report…

Patriots' biggest offseason needs

As the various head coaches and front office executives fielded questions at the 2014 NFL scouting combine, an emerging theme was that the first way to address roster holes is through talent development. In the case of the New England Patriots, we saw Stevan Ridley blossom from 2011 to 2012, becoming a top NFL rusher in his second season. Show More Summary

NFL Draft 2014: Unheralded Prospects Who Will Be Difference-Makers

The 2014 NFL draft is scheduled for May 8-10, but the excitement has already begun mounting after the conclusion of the NFL Scouting Combine and the beginning of pro days across the country. Unheralded stars like Texas Tech’s Jace Amaro,...Show More Summary

Advisor hopes to get counseling for Adam Muema

An advisor to Adam Muema, the former San Diego State running back who abruptly left the Scouting Combine and explained that God had told him to do so, is hoping to arrange counseling for him. Although Muema’s agents ended their relationship with them, he is being advised by Rob London, who told the Los Angeles…

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