NFL teams knew Myles Jack’s knee was an issue, after poking at it thoroughly at the Scouting Combine and the subsequent medical re-check. But it might have been something the talented-but-injured UCLA linebacker said about his condition that scared a number of teams away, as much as the condition itself. After Panthers General Manager Dave Gettleman…
The NFL has reportedly told teams that no prospects failed drug tests during the Scouting Combine earlier this year and one prospective first-round pick has also taken the step of sharing other tests with teams in order to show them that he’s been clean for the last year. Eastern Kentucky pass rusher Noah Spence started…
Using advanced stats and NFL Scouting Combine data to profile the major wide receiver prospects, from Laquon Treadwell and Michael Thomas to Leonte Carroo and Devon Cajuste. The receivers in the 2016 draft class come in all shapes, sizes...Show More Summary
The war on drugs is clearly over, the battle won. Either that, or incoming NFL players have gotten smarter about when to use and when not to. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the NFL has notified its 32 teams that no player tested positive at the Scouting Combine. That’s rare, even though it shouldn’t…
Linebacker Jaylon Smith will be among the players in Indianapolis for a medical recheck with doctors from the Scouting Combine and the former Notre Dame player’s results will be closely scrutinized by NFL teams. Smith was on track to be a very high pick in this month’s draft before suffering a serious knee injury at the…
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 25: Quarterback Cardale Jones #11 of Ohio State speaks to the media during the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 25, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) Twitter was all abuzz today with salty and direct comments from Cardale Jones, [...]
The initial rush of early free agency is gone. The NFL Scouting Combine is in the past, and plenty of meaningful college workout days are already done. It’s almost decision time for front offices across the NFL with the draft rapidly...Show More Summary
The 2016 NFL draft is almost upon us. With the frenzy of free agency, the NFL Scouting Combine and pro days all in the past, it's far easier to project what teams might do with their first-round picks on April 28. Because of the punishment incurred as a result of Deflategate, the New England Patriots are the only team without a first-round selection. Show More Summary
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Just after injured Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith received the apparently bad news about his health from the NFL scouting combine, he and Irish teammate and fellow linebacker Jarrett Grace drove past each other...Show More Summary
After giving players an opportunity to showcase their skills in front of scouts for all 32 teams last year, the NFL has cancelled the 2016 veteran combine. Per Michael David Smith of Pro Football Talk, NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the decision was made due to lack of interest from teams. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Su'a Cravens left a few things to be determined when he departed the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis last month. Will he play linebacker or safety in the NFL? How fast can he run the 40-yard dash? Cravens answered the latter question Wednesday at USC's pro day workout for scouts, running the...
He watched quarterbacks Carson Wentz and Jared Goff at last month’s NFL scouting combine and also evaluated their college game performances. He has acknowledged that his team is seeking an upgrade at quarterback. But Rams Coach Jeff Fisher on Wednesday provided no clue as to whether the club would...
COLUMBUS, Ohio — With a nation-high 14 players invited to last month's NFL Scouting Combine, Ohio State knew it was in for a special day in what Urban Meyer called an "unprecedented" pro day. And what a spectacle it was. Representatives...Show More Summary
Following a subpar performance at the NFL Scouting Combine, defensive end Joey Bosa turned in an improved showing Friday at Ohio State's star-studded pro day. The 6'5", 269-pound pass-rusher competed in several drills and likely improved...Show More Summary
With the NFL Scouting Combine in the rear-view mirror and pro day season on the horizon, ESPN NFL draft guru Mel Kiper Jr. released his third 2016 NFL mock draft Tuesday. While the top couple of picks remained the same in comparisonShow More Summary
Prospects are still feeling the fallout from the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine as they move into their pro days, the next step in the draft process. Those who starred at the combine are trending up toward realizing the dream of landing in the first round of the NFL draft. Show More Summary
Has Chris Johnson's NFL combine record fallen? Well, maybe. Johnson's all-time official mark of 4.28 seconds for the 40-yard dash happened at the main NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis, but since then the league has added regional...Show More Summary
A day after Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple revealed that an Atlanta Falcons coach asked him if he liked men during an interview at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, a report from D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...Show More Summary
The NFL Scouting Combine can cause some major shifts in draft projections, and this year's version was no exception. A number of elite players have seen their stock fall after a disappointing week in Indianapolis, from Noah Spence's slow times and poor interviews, to Jaylon Smith and his poor medical status. Show More Summary
The Atlanta Falcons have apologized for having one of their coaches ask an inappropriate question to Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple during the NFL's annual scouting combine this week in Indianapolis.