Ragged NFL participant and scout Bucky Brooks is spotlighting the prospects who damage a ticket — for better or worse — at the 2019 NFL Scouting Mix. On Friday, the offensive linemen and operating backs took the discipline at Lucas Oil Stadium. Right here are Brooks’ impressions from Indianapolis:
Garrett Bradbury, C, N.C. Yelp: The N.C. Yelp standout cemented his standing as a first-round fetch with a spectacular showing on the turf. Bradbury lit up the combine with a 4.92-2nd 40-yard spin and wowed scouts along with his brilliant work in drills. From his amazing balance and physique administration to his flawless footwork, Bradbury feels like a Pro Bowl-caliber heart.
Andre Dillard, OT, Washington Yelp: Dillard is arguably the most life like cross protector in the draft, attributable to his prominent methodology and lateral quickness. All of that changed into on paunchy indicate all over the Wazzu product’s sturdy showing on the turf. Dillard clocked a 4.96 40 and showcased terrific trot skills in drills. With few edge blockers matching Dillard’s technical skill and athleticism, the enormous offensive care for has a wager to be a high-15 fetch.
Justice Hill, RB, Oklahoma Yelp: Hill placed on a indicate in a brief but spectacular look. He blazed the turf with a 4.40 40 and added some impressive numbers in the immense bounce (10-foot-10 inches) and the vertical bounce (40 inches). All of those figures ranked first among operating backs. Despite cutting the workout after pulling up lame on his 2nd 40-yard spin, Hill left a obvious affect on scouts as an explosive athlete.
Jawaan Taylor, OT, Florida: The Florida celebrity continues to ticket as a “dancing endure” with A+ athleticism, trot skills, balance and physique administration. Taylor is no longer only a rugged edge blocker with the flexibility and energy to switch defenders, but he’s nimble ample to be a premier cross protector on either facet of the road. After impressing scouts along with his footwork and lateral quickness on the Lucas Oil Stadium turf, he would possibly perhaps well perchance well gaze his inventory upward push.
Greg Small, OT, Mississippi: Scouts were hoping the Ole Leave out product would indicate impressive athletic attributes as a skill franchise left care for. Alternatively, Small equipped more questions than solutions in a crude showing that included dejected postings in the 40 (5.33) and the vertical bounce (25 inches) — and he did no longer participate in the bench press. With Small additionally laboring via on-discipline drills, the worthy-bodied blocker will must offer a better showing at his skilled day (March 29).
Devin Singletary, RB, Florida Atlantic: The Florida Atlantic playmaker came to Indy hoping to atomize a surge up the charts, but a disappointing 40 time (4.66) would possibly perhaps well perchance well sink his draft inventory a bit, with teams procuring for explosive playmakers to originate around. Singletary can damage up for it with a sturdy workout at his skilled day (March 26), but he has some work to assemble to re-originate the excitement surrounding his prospects.
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