Former Tennessee linebacker Rico McCoy's chances to make the Tampa Bay Bucs' roster as an undrafted rookie free agent can be summed up in two words ... special teams.
He was tabbed a High School All-American by Riddell and USA Today, then played in the U.S. Army All-America game. After starting in three of his four seasons at Tennessee, however, he is no lock to be taken in the NFL Draft.
If the folks at Lindy's are correct, two former Tennessee Vols will be selected in Round 1 of the upcoming National Football League Draft - Eric Berry and Dan Williams.
Tennessee's glaring lack of experience at linebacker has a lot of fans worried. They obviously haven't consulted the one Vol 'backer WITH experience.
On his best day, Tennessee linebacker Rico McCoy is virtually invincible. On his worst day, he's virtually invisible.
He wasn't showing up enough at strongside linebacker, which is why he showed up back at his old position in Tuesday's practice.
Everyone with the ability to speak has distinctive speech patterns – certain inflections, words and phrases they tend to use on a regular basis.
The Texans scouts took a short flight east to look at some more prospects. Find out which game they are attending and which players they will see.
November 27, 2008