Scouting Combine

Starting on 2/24/11 and ending on 3/1/11, the NFL Scouting Combine will give the scouts a chance to see the athlete’s abilities as close up as possible.

Here is an chart showing the combine drills, what skills and positions they test, and game applications.

Scouting Combine Workouts

Who to Watch by Position:

QB

  • Andrew Dalton (TCU)
  • Patrick Delvin (Delaware)
  • Blaine Gabbert (Missouri)
  • Colin Kaepernick (Nevada)
  • Jake Locker (Washington)
  • Ryan Mallet (Arkansas)
  • Cam Newton (Auburn)
  • Christian Ponder (Florida State)
  • Ricky Stanzi (Iowa)

RB

  • Kendall Hunter (Oklahoma State)
  • Mark Ingram (Alabama)
  • DeMarco Murray (Oklahoma)
  • Daniel Thomas (Kansas State)

WR

  • Vincent Brown (San Diego State)
  • A.J. Green (Georgia)
  • Leonard Hankerson (Miami)
  • Jerrel Jernigan (Troy)
  • Julio Jones (Alabama)
  • Greg Little (North Carolina)
  • Titus Young (Boise State)

TE

  • Charles Clay (Tulsa)
  • Lance Kendriks (Wisconsin)
  • Luke Stocker (Tennessee)
  • D.J. Williams (Arkansas)

LB

  • Akeem Ayers (UCLA)
  • Bruce Carter (North Carolina)
  • Mark Herzlich (Boston College)
  • Greg Jones (Michigan State)
  • Casey Matthews (Oregon)
  • Von Miller (Texas A&M)

CB

  • Prince Amukamara (Nebraska)
  • Patrick Peterson (LSU)
  • Jimmy Smith (Colorado)
  • Deunta Williams (North Carolina)

FS and SS

  • Ahmad Black (Florida)
  • Jeron Johnson (Boise State)
  • Deandre McDaniel (Clemson)
  • Nate Williams (Washington)

Special Teams

  • Matt Bosher (Miami)
  • Kai Forbath (UCLA)
  • Alex Henery (Nebraska)
  • Chas Henry (Florida)

The combine will be a nerve-racking week for these participants, as their performance could decide whether or not they are drafted. It will be interesting to see who disappoints and who shines in each drill.

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