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Ohio State defensive lineman Chase Young listens during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

Ohio State star Chase Young follows in Nick Bosa's footsteps

Feb. 27, 2020 4:28 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Chase Young wants to follow in fellow Ohio State star Nick Bosa's NFL footsteps, and he probably won't have to wait all that long to start. The freakishly athletic defensive end who's widely viewed as the best player coming out of college — just as Bosa was — figures to...

Auburn defensive lineman Derrick Brown listens during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

Brown, Davis follow different paths on journey to NFL draft

Feb. 27, 2020 4:10 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown bet big on himself last winter and is about to see the payoff. Alabama defensive tackle Raekwon Davis may have run out of luck. After two of the nation's top defensive tackles turned down a chance to enter last year's NFL draft, opting instead to...

Alabama wide receiver Jerry Jeudy speaks during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Deep wide receiver class jockeying at NFL scouting combine

Feb. 26, 2020 5:19 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — If your favorite NFL team doesn't have a Tyreek Hill, Julio Jones or Courtland Sutton streaking down the field, making cornerbacks cringe and constantly redefining the highlight catch, just wait. Chances are good they'll grab one in this year's draft. The NFL scouting combine in...

Ohio State running back J. K. Dobbins speaks during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Dobbins, Taylor add another chapter to running back rivalry

Feb. 26, 2020 4:26 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jonathan Taylor and J.K. Dobbins spent three seasons vying for the title of Big Ten's best running back. Dobbins' case begins with the three shiny conference championship rings he won playing at Ohio State. Taylor's argument shows up in a trophy case full of hardware he earned at...

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow speaks during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Burrow shows Cincy some love, NFL teams drool over receivers

Feb. 25, 2020 5:01 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Who wouldn't want to follow in the footsteps of John Elway and Eli Manning? Joe Burrow, that's who. The Heisman Trophy winner, national champion and consensus No. 1 pick in next month's draft said Tuesday at the NFL scouting combine that he'd have no qualms playing in Cincinnati, which...

NFL's new combine drills may help scouts, attract more fans

Feb. 24, 2020 4:17 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — National Invitation Camp President Jeff Foster spent the past couple months debating how to improve the annual NFL scouting combine. His team settled on adding more than a dozen new drills, intended to help coaches and scouts evaluate draft prospects in an ever evolving game, make...

FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay motions to his team beside defensive coordinator Wade Phillips, right, during the second half of an NFL football game, in Detroit. Veteran defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has been fired by the Los Angeles Rams after three winning seasons. Phillips announced Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, on Twitter that the Rams are not renewing his contract. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, File)

Big changes are coming to the NFL scouting combine this year

Feb. 24, 2020 2:21 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Big changes are coming to the NFL scouting combine this year. There will be more eyeballs on the league's annual gathering of top college talent but fewer assistant coaches watching those prospects run through drills that have been tailored by position and more accurately mimic what...

With Rodgers at 36, might Packers enter arms race at draft?

Feb. 21, 2020 4:15 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Brian Gutekunst was in the draft room in 2005. That’s the year his predecessor, Ted Thompson, used his first-round pick on Aaron Rodgers even though the Packers had Brett Favre at quarterback. Rodgers was the potential No 1 overall pick who tumbled all the way to No. 24. ...

NFL's Huddle initiative nears 400 million volunteer minutes

Feb. 20, 2020 3:33 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL says its Huddle for 100 initiative totaled more than 1 million volunteers donating nearly 400 million minutes to their communities. The Miami Dolphins led the way with 75.623 million minutes from 163 events. As part of its celebration of the 100th NFL season, Huddle for 100 was...

Tight end Michael Roberts signs with Miami Dolphins

Feb. 19, 2020 8:25 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Tight end Michael Roberts signed with the Miami Dolphins, his fourth NFL team since he entered the league in 2017 as a fourth-round draft pick. Roberts caught 13 passes for 146 yards and three touchdowns in two seasons with the Detroit Lions. He was out of the league last year. ___ More AP...