Written by Bryan Perez on January 20, 2015
Day one of the Senior Bowl is in the books, and while it’s unfair to make blanket statements about a player after only one practice, I made several notable observations that could shape the rest of the week for some of this year’s participants.
The morning started with the player weigh-ins. Some analysts in attendance were surprised by some of the players’ height (i.e., they measured in shorter than expected), but it’s a common occurrence that team sites and media guides overstate the height (and sometimes the weight) of the respective players on their roster. I wasn’t all that moved by the numbers.
I was, however, paying close attention to the prospects’ body composition in an effort to determine who works hard in the weight room as well as who possesses the innate, natural body-type for their specific position. The most impressive player from a physical standpoint was (read more…)