Scouts are wary of hailed improvements and once-in-a-lifetime performances at on-campus pro days, and you should be too. NFLDraftScout.com publisher Frank Cooney breaks down how teams dissect pro day numbers.
Scouts are used to seeing collegiate players make position switches in an attempt to spark NFL interest but the jump from quarterback to cornerback is a rare one. Nick Marshall, who previously played corner at Georgia, shook off the rust quickly and was one of several prospects who made a strong impression in the South Team's first practice.
Shoo-in all-conference pass-catchers Kevin White and Tyler Lockett highlighted Thursday night's Big 12 showdown between West Virginia and Kansas State. While White entered the game as the higher rated NFL prospect, Lockett's 321 all-purpose yards pushed the No. 12 Wildcats to the win in Morgantown.