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.
The strength of the 2015 draft may very well be with its pass rushers, which was demonstrated by the sheer athleticism shown Sunday, with LSU's Danielle Hunter, UCLA's Owa Odighizuwa and Washington State's Xavier Cooper among the most impressive performers.
The NFL combine is the most important step in the NFL Draft process for the majority of prospects as hundreds of players travel to Indianapolis to be poked and prodded by 32 NFL teams. And there are several interesting snubs and surprises on the invitation list for the 2015 NFL combine.
It has been a season to forget in Ann Arbor and things got worse over the weekend with their star defensive end arrested and jailed on domestic violence charges. The 6-foot-2, 270 pound pass rusher had projected as a middle round pick but this news obviously muddies his chances with the NFL.