It’s that time again, boys and girls. The first real day of the NFL Scouting Combine is finally upon us, which means offensive linemen, running backs, and special teamers are all going to be running forties, jumping cones, and participating in crucial position drills on NFL Network.
The Texans in particular will likely be taking a long look at all of the potential right tackle prospects that take the field today (cough. cough. Cam Robinson), but the real stars of the show will be the running backs later this morning. Leonard Fournette, Dalvin Cook, and a host of other freak shows will be lighting up the forty in just a few short hours. If things go as expected, we could witness some of the most impressive testing days in the running back group in combine history.
Here are a few quick primers on some of the bigger names to watch today:
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