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February 6th, 2009

NFL Combine Invitations: Quarterbacks

The following is the list of quarterbacks  invited to this months combine.  The updated list includes juniors and additional seniors.  Notations are made on the names of those who did not receive invitations.


Combine Full Name School
Y Jason Boltus Hartwick
Y Rhett Bomar Sam Houston State
Y Tom Brandstater Fresno State
Y Nathan Brown Central Arkansas
Y Hunter Cantwell Louisville
Y Rudy Carpenter Arizona State
Y Chase Daniel Missouri
Y1 Nate Davis Ball State
Y1 Josh Freeman Kansas State
Y Cullen Harper Clemson
Y Graham Harrell Texas Tech
Y1 Chase Holbrook New Mexico State
Y Brian Hoyer Michigan State
Y Stephen McGee Texas A&M
Y Curtis Painter Purdue
Y Mike Reilly Central Washington
Y1 Mark Sanchez USC
Y1 Matt Stafford Georgia
Y Pat White West Virginia
Y1 Drew Willy Buffalo
Y John Wilson-Parker Alabama

Y1= New Invitation From Last Month

21 Invitations/4 Underclassmen

Notably Missing: David Johnson/Tulsa, Chris Pizzotti/Harvard, Brian Johnson/Utah, Willie Tuitama/Arizona,



NFL Combine Invitations: Running Backs/Fullbacks

The following is the list of running backs and fullbacks  invited to this months combine.  The updated list includes juniors and additional seniors.  Notations are made on the names of those who did not receive invitations.

Running Backs & Fullbacks

Combine Full Name School
Y Kahlil Bell UCLA
Y Andre Brown North Carolina State
Y1 Donald Brown Connecticut
Y1 Glenn Coffee Alabama
Y Jason Cook Mississippi
Y James Davis Clemson
Y Tony Fiammetta Syracuse
Y Arian Foster Tennessee
Y1 Mike Goodson Texas A&M
Y1 Shonn Greene Iowa
Y1 P.J. Hill Wisconsin
Y Rashad Jennings Liberty
Y Ian Johnson Boise State
Y Gartrell Johnson Colorado State
Y Jeremiah Johnson Oregon
Y Quinn Johnson LSU
Y1 Eric Kettani Navy
Y1 Anthony Kimble Stanford
Y Marlon Lucky Nebraska
Y Marcus Mailei Weber State
Y1 LeSean McCoy Pittsburgh
Y1 Knowshon Moreno Georgia
Y Chris Ogbonnaya Texas
Y1 Branden Ore West Liberty State
Y Cedric Peerman Virginia
Y Javon Ringer Michigan State
Y1 Bernard Scott Abilene Christian
Y Kory Sheets Purdue
Y Brannan Southerland Georgia
Y1 Tyrell Sutton Northwestern
Y1 Chris Wells Ohio State
Y Javarris Williams Tennessee State

Y1= New Invitation From Last Month

32 Invitations/8 Underclassmen

Notably Missing: Devin Moore/Wyoming, Antone Smith/Florida State, Herb Donaldson/Western Illinois, Keegan Herring/Arizona State, Brad Lester/Auburn, Aaron Brown/TCU, Rodney Ferguson/New Mexico, Josh Vaughan/Richmond, FB Brock Bolen/Louisville, Conredge Collins/Pittsburgh


NFL Combine Invitations: Tight Ends/Wide Receivers

The following is the list of tight ends and wide outs invited to this months combine.  The updated list includes juniors and additional seniors.  Notations are made on the names of those who did not receive invitations.

Tight End

Combine Full Name School
Y Travis Beckum Wisconsin
Y Marquez Branson Central Arkansas
Y1 Jared Bronson Central Washington
Y1 James Casey Rice
Y Chase Coffman Missouri
Y1 Jared Cook South Carolina
Y Davon Drew East Carolina
Y1 Dan Gronkowski Maryland
Y Anthony Hill North Carolina State
Y Cornelius Ingram Florida
Y David Johnson Arkansas State
Y1 Brian Mandeville Northeastern
Y1 Cameron Morrah California
Y Robert Myers Utah State
Y Shawn Nelson Southern Mississippi
Y Bear Pascoe Fresno State
Y Brandon Pettigrew Oklahoma State
Y John Phillips Virginia
Y Richard Quinn North Carolina
Y Kory Sperry Colorado State
Y Eddie Williams Idaho

Y1= New Invitation From Last Month

21 Invitations/3 Underclassmen

Notably Missing:  Darius Hill/Ball State, Ryan Purvis/Boston College,  Nick Walker/Alabama,  Mark Hafner/Houston

Wide Receiver

Combine Full Name School
Y Ramses Barden Cal-Poly
Y1 Kenny Britt Rutgers
Y Deon Butler Penn State
Y Demetrius Byrd LSU
Y1 Jeremy Childs Boise State
Y1 Austin Collie BYU
Y Quan Cosby Texas
Y1 Michael Crabtree Texas Tech
Y Jarett Dillard Rice
Y Dominique Edison Stephen F. Austin
Y Brooks Foster North Carolina
Y Brandon Gibson Washington State
Y1 Brian Hartline Ohio State
Y1 Percy Harvin Florida
Y1 Darrius Heyward-Bey Maryland
Y Juaquin Iglesias Oklahoma
Y Manuel Johnson Oklahoma
Y Taurus Johnson South Florida
Y Aaron Kelly Clemson
Y Johnny Knox Abilene Christian
Y Quinten Lawrence McNeese State
Y1 Jeremy Maclin Missouri
Y Brennan Marion Tulsa
Y Mohamed Massaquoi Georgia
Y Kenny McKinley South Carolina
Y1 Andrew Means Indiana
Y Marko Mitchell Nevada
Y Louis Murphy Florida
Y1 Hakeem Nicks North Carolina
Y Jordan Norwood Penn State
Y1 Kevin Ogletree Virginia
Y Greg Orton Purdue
Y Darius Passmore Marshall
Y David Richmond San Jose State
Y Brian Robiskie Ohio State
Y Jordan Shipley Texas
Y Sammie Stroughter Oregon State
Y1 Nate Swift Nebraska
Y Brandon Tate North Carolina
Y Mike Thomas Arizona
Y Patrick Turner USC
Y Tiquan Underwood Rutgers
Y Mike Wallace Mississippi
Y Derrick Williams Penn State
Y Jaison Williams Oregon

Y1= New Invitation From Last Month

45 Invitations/11 Underclassmen

Notably Missing: Michael Jones/Arizona State, Jamarko Simmons/Western Michigan, Jeremy Gilchrist/Hampton, Justin Brown/Hampton, Greg Carr/Florida State

* Shipley was awarded another year of college eligibility by the NCAA on December 22nd.



NFL Combine Invitations: Offensive Linemen

The following is the list of offensive linemen  invited to this months combine.  The updated list includes juniors and additional seniors.  Notations are made on the names of those who did not receive invitations.

Offensive Linemen

Combine Full Name School Pos
Y Roger Allen Missouri Western G
Y William Beatty Connecticut T
Y Joel Bell Furman T
Y Alex Boone Ohio State T
Y Robert Brewster Ball State G
Y Travis Bright BYU G
Y1 Eben Britton Arizona T
Y Robert Bruggeman Iowa C
Y Gerald Cadogan Penn State T
Y Antoine Caldwell Alabama C
Y Trevor Canfield Cincinnati G
Y1 Jon Cooper Oklahoma C
Y C.J. Davis Pittsburgh G
Y1 Paul Fanaika Arizona State G
Y Ray Feinga BYU G
Y Robby Felix UTEP C
Y Alex Fletcher Stanford C
Y Ramon Foster Tennessee G
Y Xavier Fulton Illinois T
Y1 Juan Garcia Washington C
Y Andrew Gardner Georgia Tech T
Y Dan Gay Baylor T
Y Tyronne Green Auburn G
Y Brett Helms LSU C
Y1 Greg Isdaner West Virginia G
Y Herman Johnson LSU G
Y Andy Kemp Wisconsin G
Y Troy Kropog Tulane T
Y Andy Levitre Oregon State G
Y Cornelius Lewis Tennessee State G
Y Kyle Link McNeese State T
Y Phil Loadholt Oklahoma T
Y Jonathan Luigs Arkansas C
Y Alex Mack California C
Y Ryan McKee Southern Mississippi T
Y Jamon Meredith South Carolina T
Y Maurice Miller Mississippi T
Y Eugene Monroe Virginia T
Y1 Lydon Murtha Nebraska T
Y Michael Oher Mississippi T
Y Seth Olson Iowa G
Y Anthony Parker Tennessee G
Y Augustus Parrish Kent State T
Y Garrett Reynolds North Carolina T
Y Duke Robinson Oklahoma G
Y1 A.Q. Shipley Penn State C
Y1 Matt Slauson Nebraska G
Y Jason Smith Baylor T
Y1 Andre Smith Alabama T
Y Jaimie Thomas Maryland G
Y Fenuki Tupou Oregon T
Y Max Unger Oregon G
Y Kraig Urbik Wisconsin G
Y Jose Valdez Arkansas G
Y Eric VandenHeuvel Wisconsin T
Y Louis Vasquez Texas Tech G
Y1 Brandon Walker Oklahoma G
Y Jason Watkins Florida T
Y Edwin Williams Maryland C
Y Eric Wood Louisville C

Y1= New Invitation From Last Month

60 Invitations/3 Underclassmen

Notably Missing: Tackles: Andrew Hartline/Western Michigan, Branndon Braxton/Oklahoma, Fred Roland/Duke, Cameron Goldberg/Duke, Guards: Rich Ohrnberger/Penn State, Cedric Dockery/Texas, Ryan Durand/Syracuse, T.J. Lang/Eastern Michigan, Tim Henderson/Northwestern State, Ryan Stanchek/West Virginia, Centers: Cecil Newton/Tennessee State, Dallas Reynolds/BYU,  Jeff Byers/USC 


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