For a number of reasons on and off the field, Johnny Manziel is on his way out in Cleveland. And although North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz has some question marks as well, they aren't in the areas that have derailed Johnny Football's NFL career.
Hundreds of NFL personnel watched 'small school' prospects rise to challenge this week. But for some of the well-known SEC, Big 12 and Pac-12 prospects, only a few scouts will stick around to watch Saturday's game.
While splashy skill position players like Carson Wentz, Braxton Miller and Leonte Carroo are generating the media attention, the disruptive play of the North's defensive linemen was the real story during Wednesday's practice.
It was a strong first day at the Senior Bowl for the Buckeyes with all five representatives from Ohio State standing out - especially pass-catchers Braxton Miller and Nick Vannett - who displayed the traits to prove more productive in the NFL than they ever were in Columbus.
The first step to Senior Bowl week is the weigh-ins where each player is trotted on stage for official measurements and North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz and others checked several boxes for NFL scouts.