Seven Lions Invited to NFL Combine

Seven senior Nittany Lions have been invoted to the 2006 NFL Combine to put their skills on display for NFL coaches and scouts. The combine will take place February 22nd through 28th in Indianapolis, Indiana at the RCA Dome. See who got an invitation to the event.

Among the combine invitees are seven Penn State players, including Tamba Hali (DE), Chris Harrell (S), Calvin Lowry (S), Anwar Phillips (CB), Matthew Rice (DE), Michael Robinson (QB) and Alan Zemaitis (CB).

The combine's schedule of events includes a medical assessment (vision test, EKG/stress test, orthopedic stations, blood test, etc.) and psychological testing.

The final day features workout drills for each player which serve as an assessment opportunity for coaches and scouts. Among the scheduled workouts are:

  • 10 yd., 20 yd. and 40 yd. runs
  • Position skill drills
  • Vertical jump and broad jump
  • 20 yd. shuttle and 60 yd. shuttle runs
  • Three cone drill

    Each Nittany Lions will particpate in a variety of drills specific to their position.


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