Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on March 25, 2011 @ 04:15:04 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Ricky Stanzi | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The New England Patriots worked out University of Iowa QB Ricky Stanzi on the university's campus Thursday, March 24, reports ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss.

QB | Marc Bulger | Baltimore Ravens | Free Agents
The San Francisco 49ers could show interest in Baltimore Ravens impending free-agent QB Marc Bulger when free agency starts, reports Michael Lombardi, of NFL Network.

QB | Zack Frazier | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Connecticut QB Zack Frazier ran the 40-yard dash in 4.79 seconds at his Pro Day. Frazier met privately with four teams at the workout and representatives from 21 teams were present for the Pro Day.

QB | Ryan Mallett | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Tennessee Titans will meet with or conduct an individual workout with University of Arkansas QB Ryan Mallett at some point before the 2011 NFL Draft, reports John Glennon, of The Tennessean.

QB | Andy Dalton | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Tennessee Titans will meet with or conduct an individual workout with Texas Christian QB Andy Dalton at some point before the 2011 NFL Draft, reports John Glennon, of The Tennessean.


Running Back

RB | Ryan Grant | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Green Bay Packers RB Ryan Grant (ankle) said he probably would be limited during the offseason workouts if a new collective bargaining agreement were reached before workouts started, reports Lori Nickel, of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Grant also said the offseason workouts are more for developing players.


Wide Receiver

WR | Leonard Hankerson | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Kansas City Chiefs are scheduled to work out University of Miami WR Leonard Hankerson at some point before the 2011 NFL Draft, reports Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

WR | Kerry Meier | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons WR Kerry Meier (knee) is ahead of schedule in his rehab from a torn anterior cruciate ligament, reports Pat Yasinkas, of ESPN.com. "Kerry has done an outstanding job with his rehabilitation," head coach Mike Smith said. "When we had our end-of-year physicals, Kerry was way ahead of schedule."

WR | Mark Clayton | St. Louis Rams | Fantasy
St. Louis Rams WR Mark Clayton is expected to re-sign with the team, reports Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

WR | Jamar Newsome | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Central Florida WR Jamar Newsome measured 6-foot 5/8, 201 pounds at his Pro Day Wednesday, March 23, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.48 seconds and 4.44 seconds and the short shuttle in 4.23 seconds. He measured a 33-inch vertical jump and an 11-foot broad jump.

WR | Kamar Aiken | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Central Florida WR Kamar Aiken measured 6-foot-1 1/8, 213 pounds at his Pro Day Wednesday, March 23, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.45 seconds and 4.50 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.36 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.10 seconds. He measured a 36 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 10-foot-8 broad jump.

WR | Mike Campbell | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Temple WR Mike Campbell measured 6-foot-1 3/8, 203 pounds at his Pro Day Friday, March 18, according to NFL.com's Gil Brandt. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.56 seconds and 4.60 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.18 seconds and the three-cone drill in 6.96 seconds. He measured a 35-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot-10 broad jump and completed 20 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.


Tight End

TE | Colin Cochart | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
South Dakota State TE Colin Cochart measured 6-foot-4 3/8, 255 pounds at his Pro Day Monday, March 21, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.73 seconds and 4.71 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.23 seconds and the three-cone drill in 6.98 seconds. He measured a 35-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot-10 broad jump and completed 29 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Jah Reid | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Central Florida OT Jah Reid measured 6-foot-7 1/2, 321 pounds at his Pro Day Wednesday, March 23, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 5.32 seconds and 5.29 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.59 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.59 seconds. He measured a 29-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot-3 broad jump and completed 23 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.


Offensive Line

OL | Julian Vandervelde | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Iowa OL Julian Vandervelde measured 6-foot-2 1/2, 302 pounds at his Pro Day Monday, March 21, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 5.09 seconds and 5.13 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.44 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.14 seconds. He measured a 30-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot broad jump and completed 25 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

OL | Rodney Hudson | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Miami Dolphins are scheduled to conduct a private workout with Florida State OL Rodney Hudson before the 2011 NFL Draft, reports Aaron Wilson, of the Carroll County Times.


Defensive Line

DL | Da'Quan Bowers | NFL Draft Prospect | Injury, Draft
The agent for Clemson DL Da'Quan Bowers (knee), Joe Flanagan, released a statement Thursday, March 24, dispelling false rumors about Bowers' surgically repaired knee that have circulated since the NFL Scouting Combine, reports Mary Kay Cabot, of The Cleveland Plain Dealer. Flanagan promised that teams attending Bowers' Pro Day April 1 will see for themselves he's the best defensive player in the NFL Draft and that he's fully recovered from surgery in January to repair a torn meniscus. He will also have the knee checked April 8 in Indianapolis.

DL | Elisha Joseph | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Temple DL Elisha Joseph measured 6-foot-2, 290 pounds at his Pro Day Friday, March 18, according to NFL.com's Gil Brandt. He ran the 40-yard dash in 5.00 seconds and 5.06 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.81 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.81 seconds. He measured a 28-inch vertical jump, a 8-foot-7 broad jump and completed 43 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

DL | Christian Ballard | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Iowa DL Christian Ballard measured 6-foot-4 1/2, 286 pounds at his Pro Day Monday, March 21, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash twice, both in 4.70 seconds. He also ran the short shuttle in 4.56 seconds and the three cone-drill in 7.23 seconds. He measured a 34-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot-7 broad jump and completed 16 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.


Defensive Tackle

DT | Kenrick Ellis | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The New England Patriots are scheduled to work out Hampton DL Kenrick Ellis Friday, March 25, according to Mike Reiss, of ESPNBoston.com.

DT | Ted Laurent | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Mississippi DL Ted Laurent measured 6-foot 1/2, 304 pounds at his Pro Day Tuesday, March 22, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 5.00 seconds and 5.08 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.76 seconds and the three-cone drill in 8.13 seconds. He measured a 28-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot broad jump and completed 29 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

DT | Jerrell Powe | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Mississippi DL Jerrell Powe measured 6-foot-2, 329 pounds at his Pro Day Tuesday, March 22, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 5.29 seconds and 5.36 seconds and the short shuttle in 4.96 seconds. He measured a 24 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 7-foot-10 broad jump.


Defensive End

DE | Karl Klug | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Iowa DL Karl Klug measured 6-foot-3 1/8, 275 pounds at his Pro Day Monday, March 21, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.81 seconds and 4.83 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.60 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.01 seconds. He measured a 29 1/2-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot-5 broad jump and completed 21 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

DE | Ryan Kerrigan | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The San Diego Chargers appear to have serious interest in Purdue DE Ryan Kerrigan because general manager A.J. Smith attended his Pro Day and the coaches have been impressed with his playmaking skills after watching film, reports Kevin Acee, of The San Diego Union-Tribune.


Linebacker

LB | Bruce Miller | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Central Florida LB Bruce Miller measured 6-foot-1 5/8, 248 pounds at his Pro Day Wednesday, March 23, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.65 seconds and 4.67 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.31 seconds and the three-cone drill in 6.75 seconds. He measured a 33 1/2-inch vertical jump and a 9-foot-7 broad jump.

LB | Derek Domino | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
South Dakota State LB Derek Domino measured 6-foot-3, 231 pounds at his Pro Day Monday, March 21, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.69 seconds and 4.71 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.20 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.18 seconds. He measured a 33 1/2-inch vertical jump, a 10-foot broad jump and completed 20 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

LB | Elijah Joseph | NFL Draft Prospect | Injury, Draft
Temple LB Elijah Joseph (knee) completed 31 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press but was not able to compete for any other drills because of a knee injury, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He will not be able to run for another three weeks.

LB | Mike Mohamed | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Atlanta Falcons are scheduled to conduct a private workout with University of California LB Mike Mohamed Friday, April 8, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

LB | Akeem Dent | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Atlanta Falcons are scheduled to conduct a private workout with University of Georgia LB Akeem Dent Thursday, April 14, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.


Defensive Back

DB | Jaiquawn Jarrett | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Temple S Jaiquawn Jarrett measured a 30 1/2-inch vertical jump and completed 17 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. Jarrett stood on the rest of the numbers he posted at the NFL Scouting Combine and worked out in front of position coaches.


Cornerback

CB | Sheldon Brown | Cleveland Browns | Injury
Cleveland Browns CB Sheldon Brown (shoulder) said Thursday, March 24, that he had surgery to repair his torn rotator cuff a couple of weeks after the season, reports Scott Petrak, of The Chronicle-Telegram. "I won't miss time," Brown said.

CB | Buster Skrine | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
The Cleveland Browns, New York Jets, Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders, Baltimore Ravens and Cincinnati Bengals had representatives present at Tennessee-Chattanooga CB Buster Skrine's Pro Day Thursday, March 24, reports Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.


Strong Safety

SS | Jeron Johnson | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
Boise State SS Jeron Johnson conducted his campus Pro Day workout Thursday, March 24, with secondary coaches from the Jacksonville Jaguars, Arizona Cardinals and Atlanta Falcons in attendance, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation, reports Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

SS | Tyler Sash | NFL Draft Prospect | Draft
University of Iowa S Tyler Sash measured 6-foot, 210 pounds at his Pro Day Monday, March 21, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.61 seconds and 4.66 seconds. He measured a 33-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot-4 broad jump and completed 14 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.


Free Safety

FS | Tom Zbikowski | Baltimore Ravens | Free Agents
Baltimore Ravens impending free-agent FS Tom Zbikowski said he would like his next contract will allow him to continue his boxing career while playing football, according to Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun.

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