Player Notes & Interviews -Sunday-

Sunday----<br><br>News, Notes, Progress and Team Notes. <br><br> Top prospects look to go different directions in enhancing their draft position.

Player Notes


Rob Adamson / Mount Union College / Division III

- Was not invited to the combine.

- Buccaneer head coach Jon Gruden recognized him and talked to him for a few minutes.

- Has talked to several teams while he's been here.

- Measured at 6'5/218 recently.

- Played in a pro style offense.

- Only was offered walk on status from several major colleges.

- Felt playing for a small school gave him a great chance to play immediately.

- Will work out at Kent St. at the pro day on 3/21. 15-20 teams are expected to watch him.

- Talked to Ken Anderson quarterback coach of the Jaguars and Bronco assistant coach Pat McPherson for several minutes.

- Felt he played quarterback the way it was supposed to be played and his favorite play is the deep pass and seven step drop.


Angelo Crowell
/ Virginia

- Measured in at 6'0/236. Benched 25 reps at 225 lbs. He thinks he'll run around a 4.5 40.

- Confirmed he has interviewed with the Bengals, Eagles, Saints, Lions, and Packers so far.

- Crowell said playing for former NFL coach Al Groh at Virginia helped him with the tempo of practices at Senior Bowl.

- Would love to play with his Germane with the Lions. Germane helped him prepare for the combine experience. When asked if he would like to get a hit on his brother, he said Germane told him that he would run all over him and he replied he'd hit him before he could get past him.

Gerald Hayes / Pittsburgh

- Will go through the whole workout here.

- Weighed in at 238.

- Hayes said he's comfortable playing inside or outside.

- Played running back in high school but only one school (Clemson) recruited him to do so.

- Confirmed he has interviewed with the Packers, Patriots, Chiefs, Cardinals, and Bills.

Defensive Back

Terrence Holt / North Carolina St./Safety

- Will participate in most drills here.

- Said the Senior Bowl experience helped him because of the speed and tempo of the practices.

- Notre Dame WR Arnaz Battle was his toughest competitor during Senior Bowl week.

- Talk to his brother Torry about the combine experience and what to expect.

- Confirmed he has interview with the Steelers, Bengals, Chiefs, Falcons, and Panthers.

Terence Newman / Kansas St./Cornerback

- Measured in at just a shade over 5'10/189. Played at 185 during the season.

- Confirmed for us that he had an MRI yesterday on his shoulder. Claims it's an old injury but it's from college. He said his shoulder is fine.

- Thought about not participating in drills tomorrow but has changed his mind and plans on doing everything.

- Now 24 years old.

- Confirmed he's talked to several teams. One team is thinking of playing him at receiver as well as cornerback. He played a little receiver during his last two seasons at Kansas St.

- Said Oklahoma St. WR Rashaun Woods was his toughest opponent and he gave up his only TD this year to him on a fade route. Said it was a questionable call.

- According to him, he played 85-90 percent of press coverage and little zone in college.

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