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NFL Draft 2015: Updated Prospect Radar, Post-Week 16

The 2014-15 college football bowl season is upon us, which means it's time for NFL draft prospects to make their final impression on scouts before heading off to their all-star games and the combine. The first five games of the bowlShow More Summary

Two Gals Get In the Holiday Spirit, Craft Shots That Taste Like Girl Scout Cookies - Can "Thin Mint" be my signature drink?

last weekOdd : Geekosystem

Entertaining guests like a mature adult can be rewarding, but grown-up parties are often sadly bereft of drizzled chocolate or coconut shavings. But here's a tutorial that shows you how to get your amateur mixologist on and combine the...Show More Summary

The unstoppable Darren Sproles

The Eagles do-it-all running back has traveled a tricky path, from the loss of his mother to battling a speech impediment, to become one the NFL's most productive and electric players. PHILADELPHIA - The NFL's scouting combine is a coronation for some college players and a declaration for others. Show More Summary

Anquan Boldin Has Become the Heartbeat of the 49ers' Passing Game

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin isn ’t normal. He’s not normal because he’s never been fast, and at 34 years old, Boldin is getting slower. Way back in 2003 at his scouting combine appearance Boldin ran the 40-yard dash in a glacial 4.71 seconds. Show More Summary

Kelvin Benjamin said he purposely ran slow 40 so Panthers would draft him

Wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin revealed an interesting pre-draft strategy he concocted: He intentionally ran a slow 40-yard dash at the Indianapolis scouting combine. Why? “Because I wanted to play for the Carolina Panthers,’’ Benjamin...Show More Summary

Panthers say Benjamin was joking about tanked 40-yard dash

On Tuesday, Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin made a startling claim about his effort (or lack thereof) in the 40-yard dash at the Scouting Combine. Benjamin told David Newton of that he purposely ran the standard test of straight-line speed in 4.61 seconds.  Why did he do it? “Because I wanted to play for the…

Danny Smith: Dri Archer going through “growing pains” as returner

As a third-round pick and the fastest player in the 40-yard dash at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine,  rookie Dri Archer will get every chance to become a return ace for the Steelers. However, it’s been a rough go on kickoffs thus far for the Kent State product. In five regular season games, Archer has…

Kentucky Wildcats Scouting Combine 2014: Recap, Twitter Reaction and Analysis

Since Kentucky's basketball program has been a de facto training ground for future NBA lottery picks since John Calipari took over as head coach in 2009, it's surprising that it took this long for the team to hold a scouting combine for NBA teams and scouts. Show More Summary

Knile Davis' Emergence Gives Chiefs Deadly RB Duo, Plenty of Options on Offense

At the NFL scouting combine in February, Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said that the team would plan to utilize Knile Davis, a rookie in 2013, more in 2014 than it did last season. When Jamaal Charles suffered what Reid termed...Show More Summary

Eagles Coach Chip Kelly Had A Fantastic Response To A Question About One Of His Player's Short Arms

The pre-Draft evaluation process is one of the most absurd things about the NFL. There are anonymous character assassinations from NFL scouts, concerns about "skinny knees," and an incredibly important NFL Combine that only has a tangential relationship to football. Show More Summary

John Calipari Reportedly Planning NBA Scouting Combine for Kentucky Players

Kentucky has been churning out NBA players at an alarming rate since John Calipari took over as head coach in 2009 that it would save the professional teams a lot of time to just scout the team in one big team workout. It turns out, that could be happening very soon. Show More Summary

Report: John Calipari to Hold NBA Scouting Combine at Kentucky

Arguably no college basketball coach these days produces more NBA talent than John Calipari, and he’s reportedly letting pro scouts get a closer look at his players during a two-day […] The post Report: John Calipari to Hold NBA Scouting Combine at Kentucky appeared first on SLAMonline.

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

6 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

DeAndre Kane: The Undrafted Free Agent Who Will Prove Everyone Wrong

Former Iowa State standout DeAndre Kane has the size, strength and skill needed to survive at the NBA level. That combination did not, however, make him one of the 60 names called during the 2014 draft. It wasn't that scouts had a problem...Show More Summary

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