Sleeper Safety Prospect--Later Rounds?
Source: Tennessee State draft sleeper impresses NFL scouts
Safety Anthony Levine runs a 4.43 today
March 19, 2010, 06:19 PM EST
Tennessee State safety Anthony Levine, an NFL draft sleeper on the rise, boosted his stock with an impressive Pro Day workout today.
According to a league source, Levine fastest time in the 40-yard dash was 4.43 seconds, unofficially, and he bench pressed 225 pounds 19 times.
Levine also turned in a 4.05 in the short shuttle and a 20.97 in the 60-yard shuttle with a 35-inch vertical leap and a 9-6 broad jump.
Several NFL teams sent representatives to Nashville, Tenn., to watch Levine perform, including Green Bay Packers executive Reggie McKenzie.
Also spotted on the TSU campus, per our source: the New York Jets, Tennessee Titans, San Francisco 49ers, Cleveland Browns, New York Giants, Chicago Bears, Kansas City Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles.
The Atlanta Falcons have been displaying interest in Levine, too.
The Jets, Eagles and other teams all requested more film of Levine.
Levine is graded as a late-round prospect.
KICK RETURNER PROSPECT FOR JETS
ndiana University cornerback and kick returner Ray Fisher, an under-the-radar Big Ten draft prospect, conducted a private workout for the New York Jets on Thursday, according to a source close to the program.
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Fisher is also scheduled to visit the Indianapolis Colts at the end of the month, per a source.
Fisher is a converted wide receiver who ran the 40-yard dash unofficially in the low 4.3 range at his Pro Day workout.