Path to the Pros 2016 Articles

Follow more than 20 top NFL prospects as they prepare themselves physically and mentally at elite training centers nationwide for the biggest moments of their lives, the NFL Combine and Draft.

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WATCH: Jalen Ramsey Can Reach as High as Blake Griffin (Despite Being 9 Inches Shorter)

Imagine you are an NFL quarterback trying to drop a touch pass into the arms of a closely-guarded receiver. Now imagine the defender you're trying t...

Despite Being a Projected First-Round Pick, Josh Doctson Carries a Walk-On Mentality Into The NFL

For many first-round NFL Draft picks, the path to the pros is fairly straightforward. They dominate at a high school powerhouse, get showered with...

From Hometown Hero to NFL Quarterback? Former SUNY/Buffalo QB Joe Licata Has The Intangibles to Make an Impact at The Highest Level

Joe Licata's amateur football career couldn't have been scripted much better. As a kid growing up in Williamsville, New York, Licata frequently...

Meet Sebastian Johansson, the Incredibly Strong Swedish-Born Lineman Who Could Be The Steal of The 2016 Draft

For centuries, some of the strongest men on the planet have hailed from Scandinavia. Once the domain of the Vikings, the northern European coun...

Draft Prospect and Athletic Freak Anthony Zettel Carries a Heavy Heart into The NFL

In NFL circles, players like Anthony Zettel are referred to as "tweeners." The former Penn State D-lineman lacks the requisite girth to be an inte...

Controversial Ole Miss DT Robert Nkemdiche Gets Real

Robert Nkemdiche has never been a typical defensive tackle. He weighs nearly 300 pounds but has the body composition of a linebacker. He looks leaner ...

WATCH: Appalachian State Kicker Nails 65-Yard Field Goal at Pro Day, Would've Been a New NFL Record

Photo via AppStateSports.com A message to NFL teams: If your offense can get across the 50-yard line, you're officially inside Zach Matics' range....

Michigan Linebacker Joe Bolden Will Do Whatever It Takes To Play in The NFL

Joe Bolden is a damn good football player. The former University of Michigan linebacker, a defensive captain for the Wolverines, racked up 185 tac...

How Sheldon Rankins Became One of the Top Defensive Line Prospects in the 2016 NFL Draft

Defensive linemen are massive people. But don't let their looks deceive you. They're also incredibly athletic. The best defensive linemen possess a ...

Odell Beckham, Jr.'s Freakish Cousin Terron Beckham Posted a 4.4 40-Yard Dash and 10'8" Broad Jump in Training

You've heard about Terron Beckham's astounding numbers in the Bench Press and the Vertical Jump. He's strong and he can jump high, no doubt. Howev...

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