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Seahawks RB Christine Michael Remains a Supremely Talented Work In Progress

No Seattle Seahawks player garnered more positive press during the offseason than running back Christine Michael. Going all the way back to the NFL Scouting Combine in February, the Seattle coaching staff and front office has raved about the second-year pro's potential. Show More Summary

Dri Archer: I showed I can play in the NFL

Every year, players come to the scouting combine and turn in blazing 40 times before fading into obscurity when the pads come on and their speed alone isn’t enough to make them productive NFL players. Steelers running back Dri Archer put up just such a time this year, the fastest at the combine in fact,…

Roby ready for 'dream come true'

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Bradley Roby was an NFL hopeful last February, plowing through his final preparations for the league's scouting combine. He wasn't with the Denver Broncos when the team had its title dreams shattered into little pieces in Super Bowl XLVIII. Show More Summary

10 Under-the-Radar Players Whose NFL Draft Stock Will Skyrocket in 2014

Preseason draft rankings aren't just flawed; they're impossible. A final year of game film is the most important thing a prospect can post—more important than his size and his speed and his other scouting combine scores combined. The...Show More Summary

Interview with COSMED VP Claudio Bellini

2 months agoIndustries / Medical : medGadget

We recently came across COSMED, a company focusing on cardiopulmonary testing, and were intrigued by their diverse customer list, which ranges from the NIH to the NFL Scouting Combine. We had the opportunity to speak with their VP of Business Development, Claudio Bellini, about their cardiopulmonary technologies. Show More Summary

The Opening 2014: Top 10 40-Yard Dash Times from the Sparq National Championship

The SPARQ National Championship, a scaled-down scouting combine for the best high school prospects in the country, took place during Nike's The Opening on Tuesday, and the speed of the 2015 class did not disappoint. Only the 10 players...Show More Summary

Mike Smith hinted at Hard Knocks assignment at Scouting Combine

On Thursday, the NFL announced that the Falcons will be the subject of this year’s edition of Hard Knocks.  Four months ago, Falcons coach Mike Smith didn’t exactly close the door on the possibility. “[Owner] Arthur [Blank] and [G.M.] Thomas [Dimitroff] and I have had a number of discussions on it,” Smith told PFT at…

NHL Combine 2014: Full Results, Measurements, Highlights and Top Prospects

While many NHL fans have their eyes tuned to the Stanley Cup playoffs, the next batch of stars is preparing for the upcoming NHL draft. The scouting combine features about 100 of the top prospects in the sport going through various fitness tests as teams look to see which players are in shape. Show More Summary

Top Prospect Sam Bennett Posts No Pullups at 2014 NHL Scouting Combine

Sam Bennett could potentially be selected No. 1 at the 2014 NHL entry draft this June, but regardless of where he lands, the top prospect won't be chosen for his physical prowess. That's because Bennett, a center with the Ontario Hockey...Show More Summary

What Happened to the NFL Prospect Who Ditched the Scouting Combine Because God Told Him To?

Remember Adam Muema? He's the running back from San Diego State University who ditched the NFL's Scouting Combine because he said God told him he would be drafted by the Seattle Seahawks if he left early: Not only was he not draftedShow More Summary

Dee Ford doesn't lack for confidence

Dee Ford acquainted himself with more than just the casual football fan in February at the NFL's scouting combine in Indianapolis. There, in a national radio interview, Ford famously (or infamously, as the case might be) said he was a better player than Jadeveon Clowney. It may or may not come to be true. Show More Summary

NBA Draft 2014: Players Who Helped Their Stock at Combine

Risers and fallers. Now two terms are more popular at the NBA Scouting Combine than risers and fallers. Players help their stock or hurt their stock or, in reality, just prove what we already suspected. But it's always fun and interesting to focus on those players that perhaps went from a mid-round pick to the lottery. Show More Summary

Who Is Dri Archer and How Does He Fit into the Steelers' Plans?

The Pittsburgh Steelers used their third-round selection in the 2014 NFL draft on an intriguing prospect, Kent State receiver and running back Dri Archer. Archer was the fastest participant at the scouting combine, running a 4.16-second...Show More Summary

After not being drafted by the Seahawks, Adam Muema’s done

Adam Muema’s dream did not come true, so he’s going to look for a new one. The former San Diego State running back, who left the Scouting Combine under mysterious circumstances and said he had a vision of being drafted by the Seahawks is apparently now finished with football. Muema told Joe Schad of ESPN…

Wiggins, Embiid, Parker Not Attending Combine

Scouting combines are a necessary evil. Necessary because it’s a way to see how a guy can perform with no one around. It’s evil because it’s an evalutation of how a guy can perform with no one around. Frankly, it’s only necessary for guys on the fringe. For sure-fire lottery picks like Andrew Wiggins, Joel […]

Several talented players went undrafted over off-field issues

At the Scouting Combine, former Michigan State linebacker Max Bullough said his suspension from this year’s Rose Bowl for violating team rules was “not going to affect my draft stock whatsoever.” But it did: Bullough has undeniable NFL talent, but he went undrafted. That’s a common trait among many of the most talented players who…

NFL Prospect Who Skipped Out on Scouting Combine Because God Told Him To Doesn’t Get Drafted

Back in February, when the NFL's top prospects were in Indiana for the league's Scouting Combine to show coaches, executives, and other decision-makers what they had to offer in terms of speed and ability before this weekend's draft,...Show More Summary

Punter Pat O'Donnell Bench-Pressed More Than Jadeveon Clowney at NFL Combine

Jadeveon Clowney may have been drafted No. 1 overall, but people will continue to needle him due to the fact that a punter bench-pressed more reps than he did at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. Former Miami punter Pat O'Donnell bench-pressed 225 pounds 23 times at the combine a few months ago, while Clowney recorded just 21 reps. Show More Summary

How Ryan Carrethers Fits with the San Diego Chargers

Arkansas State's Ryan Carrethers brings his massive 337-pound build and brute strength to San Diego's defensive line. At the scouting combine, Carrethers tied for third among defensive lineman with 32 reps on the bench press. He topped...Show More Summary

Bryan Stork NFL Draft 2014: Grading Patriots' 4th-Round Pick

Bryan Stork is a 6’4’’, 315-pound center our of Florida St. who has a lot to prove after skipping the NFL Scouting Combine due to injuries to his left knee and both shoulders. Watch B/R's NFL draft analysts as they break down what Stork will bring to the NFL. Read more NFL news on

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