Prospects Invest in Combine Stock Market

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The real kickoff to the NFL Draft season begins this week in Indianapolis, as most of college football’s best players from this past season will look to improve their stock in front of NFL personnel at Lucas Oil Stadium at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Before management teams of NFL franchises make the tough decisions in April at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall, their draft selections will be partly formed by how individuals perform under heavy scrutiny this week.

Whether it’s how he performs in numerous drills, in front of the media during an interview or on the Wonderlic test, a player can either elevate or devalue his stock as each prospect will be compared to one another in areas of strength, speed and mental makeup, among many other ...

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