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List of invitees to the NFL Combine announced

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A whopping 333 invitations have been extended to college prospects to attend the NFL Combine later this month.

The combine, held from Feb. 20-26 in Indianapolis, will be broadcast on the NFL Network.

West Virginia University quarterback Geno Smith and USC quarterback Matt Barkley are among the invitees at the quarterback position. Neither Smith or Barkley attended the Senior Bowl two weeks ago in Mobile, Ala. The pair are considered by most to be the top two quarterback prospects in the upcoming NFL draft.

University of Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson has been invited to the combine as a wide receiver. Robinson also played wide receiver during the Senior Bowl.

The positional breakdown is as follows:

Quarterback: 16
Running Back: 38
Wide Receiver: 39
Tight Ends: 19
Offensive Line: 58
Defensive Line: 54
Linebackers: 35
Defensive Backs: 60
Kickers/Special Teams: 14

The full list of invitees is available here.

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12 Responses to “List of invitees to the NFL Combine announced”
  1. gloryfromheaven says: Feb 7, 2013 1:49 AM

    Should be interesting, there’s always a couple of quarterbacks who manage to make there way up (Gabbert, Ponder, Tannehill are some good examples).

  2. stevenuc says: Feb 7, 2013 5:59 AM

    where’s Matt Mcgloin? set passing record at penn state and led big ten this year! bet he will be a New England project but not a Russell Wilson, but should have made the combine!

  3. buddybowl69 says: Feb 7, 2013 7:48 AM

    Is Leon Sandcastle invited to the combine. I heard he is a beast.

  4. shackdelrio says: Feb 7, 2013 8:31 AM

    “Neither Smith or Barkley attended the Senior Bowl two weeks ago in Mobile, Ala. The pair are considered by most to be the top two quarterback prospects in the upcoming NFL draft. The pair are considered by most to be the top two quarterback prospects in the upcoming NFL draft.”

    I disagree. It seems like Mike Glennon and Tyler Wilson are regularly being ranked ahead of Barkley.

  5. jeremyb112 says: Feb 7, 2013 8:53 AM

    Don’t see Leon Sandcastle on that list…

  6. themagicman1223 says: Feb 7, 2013 9:13 AM

    Kansas City is going to make a HUGE mistake if they draft Geno Smith 1st overall.

  7. mikebyrne1502 says: Feb 7, 2013 9:31 AM

    Leon can’t get a break man. Guy ran a 4.2 40 and the nfl won’t give him a shot. It’s a race issue I swear.

  8. phinfan says: Feb 7, 2013 9:38 AM

    Did Te’o get an invite for two?

  9. manilovethepftcensors says: Feb 7, 2013 10:17 AM

    I still don’t understand why Denard Robinson is getting invites to things like the combine and the senior bowl as a receiver. Aside from the fact that he was very ineffective at the position for the 2-3 games he played there isn’t he taking a spot from someone who actually put in the work for years at the position and actually deserves to be there?
    I understand that the national sports media is totally obsessed with the University of Michigan (in spite of the fact that their basketball and football programs had a string of pretty bad seasons up until recently) but how about giving the people who deserve it a shot?

  10. cnote94 says: Feb 7, 2013 11:16 AM

    Joshua Cribbs thinks its a good idea to invite Denard Robinson

  11. shlort says: Feb 7, 2013 1:04 PM

    So, some WR who played the position all through college gets bumped by a sub-par QB who wants to try and switch to WR?

    It is almost laughable how badly the game of football thinks it needs Denard Robinson.

    Denard seems like a decent enough kid. I just dont understand how he ends up with Draftable value in the NFL. He doesnt fit in anywhere. His size alone should elimate him from anything but a walk on role someplace.

    Anyway, Denard’s presence at the combine will make a few more people tune in and watch I guess.

  12. voight444 says: Feb 7, 2013 10:18 PM

    Magic man: you are so spot on…..KC makes a big mistake if they take Gino Smith…..The guy is a big sham….he will be a huge flop… no feeling sorry for KC if they tak him

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