Path to the Pros 2017

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Washington CB Sidney Jones's High School Coach Told Him He Wasn't Good Enough to Play Cornerback

Sidney Jones's Path to the Pros was going exactly as planned. Over three seasons for the Washington Huskies, Jones established himself as one of the p...

By: Andy Haley

Michigan RB De'Veon Smith's Mother Is All The Motivation He Needs To Make It in The NFL

Brothers compete. It's just what they do. As the youngest of five football-playing brothers, De'Veon Smith took his licks. Lance Smith played at...

By: Brandon Hall

Missouri DE Charles Harris Brings a 'Black Mamba Mentality' to The NFL

Charles Harris still remembers his first football play. He was a junior at Lincoln College Prep. He'd spent his entire life dreaming of being an NB...

By: Brandon Hall

How Ohio State LB Raekwon McMillan's No-Nonsense Mindset Helped Him Become a Top NFL Prospect

The Ohio State Buckeyes have a reputation for producing some of the best defensive players in the NFL. Joey Bosa and Ryan Shazier are the most recent ...

By: Andy Haley

How Oklahoma RB Samaje Perine Became The Strongest Pound-For-Pound Player in the 2017 NFL Draft

It all started when he was about 12 years old. That's when Samaje Perine's mom, Gloria, bought him his first set of dumbbells. They were 25 pounds....

By: Brandon Hall

Latest Videos in Path to the Pros 2017

2017 Path to the Pros: Boom Williams, Kentucky RB

Former Kentucky running back Boom Williams share the struggles he's overcome to accomplish his dreams of joining the NFL.

2017 Path to the Pros: Davis Webb, Cal QB

Former Cal QB Davis Webb has been a captain at nearly every stop of his amateur football career. His elite leadership combined with his commitment to preparation presents an attractive option for NFL teams.

2017 Path to the Pros: Travis Rudolph, Florida State WR

Former Florida State receiver Travis Rudolph came to college as a five-star recruit burdened with big expectations. Thanks to his humble attitude and tireless work ethic, he's now on his way to the NFL.

2017 Path to the Pros: Sidney Jones, Washington DB

Former Washington cornerback Sidney Jones has been doubted since high school. Now he has to prove that he can still play in the NFL after recovering from a serious injury.

2017 Path to the Pros: Pita Taumoepenu, Utah LB

Utah LB Pita Taumoepenu was raised on a fruit farm in Tonga and has worked his way to becoming a 2017 NFL Draft prospect ready to take the next level by storm.