STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Four seniors from Connecticut's defense have been invited to participate in this month's NFL Scouting Combine.
Defensive end Trevardo Williams, linebacker Sio Moore and cornerbacks Dwayne Gratz and Blidi Wreh-Wilson will try to impress the scouts during the three-day workout that begins Feb. 23, in Indianapolis.
Williams led the Huskies with 11½ sacks and was credited with 13½ tackles for loss during the 2012 season. He is projected as a linebacker at the next level. He and Moore, who led UConn with 15½ tackles for loss and had eight sacks, were both named to the Big East all-conference first team.
Gratz and Wreh-Wilson made the second team. Each had eight interceptions during their UConn career, including Gratz's 46-yarder for a touchdown in the 2011 Fiesta Bowl.
Draft: UCONN Sends Four To Combine
Saints Insider Top Stories
7 elected to Pro Football Hall of FameThe NFL announced a seven-member class will be going into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Scout NFL Network02/04/2017
Over-under stat lines for free-agent moversSeveral playmakers moved teams in NFL free agency (or trades), but the expectations aren’t that high, according to one gambling site.
Scout NFL NetworkYesterday at 12:38 PM
Does Lynch Have It In Him To Lead A Team?The Broncos have challenged Paxton Lynch to be a leader in his second year. But does he have it in him?
Mile High HuddleTuesday at 11:51 AM
Up or Down? Grading Denver's 2017 Free AgencyWith the early returns on Denver's 2017 free agent haul in the books, Publisher Chad Jensen analyzes each new signing to determine whether John Elway upgraded or downgraded the…
Mile High HuddleMonday at 9:09 AM
Sunday slant: Team over star power?For the perhaps the first time in more than two decades, the Minnesota Vikings offense lacks a singular star to strike fear in defenses.
Viking UpdateSunday at 6:27 AM