Watch as Illinois Fighting Illini running back Chase Brown, Tulsa Golden Hurricane running back Deneric Prince, East Carolina Pirates running back Keaton Mitchell, Alabama Crimson Tide running back Jahmyr Gibbs, and Texas A&M Aggies running back Devon Achane post the top five fastest 40-yard dash times from the running backs invited to the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. It's an important step in the pre-draft process, one each player will try to take advantage of. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan), Washington linebacker Cory Littleton runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016. Because he also recorded this metric at the Combine, his pro day did not count towards his RAS. (AP Photo/Dave Martin), California quarterback Jared Goff runs the 40 yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, in Indianapolis. Associated Press. Published: Jan 14, 2022 at 12:39 PM. Get It on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/rotounderworld-radio-stereo/id1013135614?mt=2Become an Official RotoUnderworld Minion (or Buzzard) h. Why Desmond Howard isnt buying rumors of Jim Harbaugh moving to NFL. Desjuan talked about his eagerness to get started, what he brings to the organization and getting to learn from Aaron Donald. Michael Conroy/Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. The Rams receiver is quarterback Matthew Staffords favorite target. Over 10 yards, we can calculate his speed in yards per second to 9.35. Taking into account the distance in feet (30 feet), we can calculate his speed in feet per second to 19.0. Watch the full on-field workout from UCLA Bruins running back Zach Charbonnet at the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. Option routes allow Kupp to use his shiftiness to size up a defender and choose which direction he will break off depending on the leverage. Auburn Tigers running back Tank Bigsby runs the 40-yard dash at the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. Before he was the triple crown winner and Super Bowl MVP, he was just a kid from Eastern Washington trying to prove himself. for two seasons. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Lance Zierlein's takeaways from 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. In his introductory press . Find NJ.com Jets on Facebook. He also talks about his impression of quarterback Matthew Stafford and the Rams' coaching staff. The objective: See how many times a player can bench press 225 pounds. McVay gives him easy opportunities to amass yards, such as screen passes where he gets the ball behind the line of scrimmage, with blockers in front paving the way for his runs. All rights reserved. He wasnt the most explosive receiver in the class but hes shown in the last five seasons that athleticism isnt everything. Rams scout Brian Hill talks about what he saw during the drills. Knowing the feet per second of 26.55, we can calculate the approximate miles per hour by multiplying that value by 0.681818 to give us a calculated MPH of 18.1 in the second ten yards of his run. Rookie Draft Kit; . (AP Photo/Ben Liebenberg), Memphis running back Darrell Henderson runs the 40-yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Friday, March 1, 2019. Over 10 yards, we can calculate his speed in yards per second to 8.85. Now, years after thatcombine, Adams is viewed by many in the league and the news media as a fast, explosive player who is one of the best physical talents in the NFL. Nov 15, 2022 Rams head coach Sean McVay discusses the latest on WR Cooper Kupp's ankle injury that Kupp sustained against the Cardinals, plus injury updates on OL Alaric Jackson and OL Chandler Brewer as they turn their attention to Week 11 against the Saints. Over 10 yards, we can calculate his speed in yards per second to 6.0. 1, 2019. That correlates to 6 feet, 1 and 6/8 of an inch or 73.75 inches, or 187.325 centimeters. Watch the full on-field workout from Tennessee Volunteers offensive tackle Darnell Wright at the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. Angeles Rams' newest punter came by way of the 2023 NFL Draft Ethan Evans, Round 7 Pick 223. NFL and the NFL shield design are registered trademarks of the National Football League.The team names, logos and uniform designs are registered trademarks of the teams indicated. Draft day was a special one for new Rams safety Jason Taylor II and family. The following browsers are supported: Chrome, Edge (v80 and later), Firefox and Safari. New Rams WR Puka Nacua on reaction to Draft call & styling his game after Cooper Kupp. Breaking it down further, we can calculate his speed in inches per second to 373.06. Really fast. Check out Jared Goff's full scouting combine workout. Newest addition to the defensive front, Desjuan Johnson, addressed the media shortly after being drafted by the Los Angeles Rams with the very last pick in the 2023 NFL Draft. Edwards said that in college Kupp would sometimes draw plays that he liked by hand on pieces of paper, add his signature, and leave them lying around for coaches. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan), Iowa offensive lineman Austin Blythe during the 40 yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine Friday, Feb. 26, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings), Oklahoma offensive lineman Bobby Evans runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Friday, March 1, 2019. Cooper Kupp's BEST Routes, 1-on-1 Plays & Catches from LEGENDARY Year! With the Rams out of the playoff picture and the team in shambles, Los Angeles put Kupp on the shelf. News never stops. Georgia Bulldogs running back Kenny McIntosh runs official 4.62-second 40-yard dash at 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. During NFL Combine week, watch Los Angeles Rams running back Cam Akers' transformation to the pros. This correlates to a 3.46 score out of 10.0. Check out photos of Los Angeles Rams players at the NFL Combine through the years. Over 10 yards, we can calculate his speed in yards per second to 6.0. Combine vs. McVay talks about his excitement for the 2023 Draft Class, the decision to draft Georgia quarterback Stetson Bennett, and the importance of this year's draft class moving forward. The browser you are using is no longer supported on this site. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy), Tennessee running back John Kelly runs a drill during the NFL football scouting combine, Friday, March 2, 2018, in Indianapolis. He. Taking into account the distance in feet (30 feet), we can calculate his speed in feet per second to 19.0. Because he also recorded this metric at the Combine, his pro day did not count towards his RAS. 2023 Advance Local Media LLC. Watch highlights from the Los Angeles Rams' new wide receiver Puka Nacua's time at BYU. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy), Florida State defensive back Jalen Ramsey runs the 40 yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, in Indianapolis. Watch the full on-field workout from TCU Horned Frogs offensive guard Steve Avila at the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. In his introductory press conference, new Los Angeles Rams offensive tackle Warren McClendon reveals what Georgia teammate Stetson Bennett said to him when he was drafted to the Rams . Watch as Illinois Fighting Illini running back Chase Brown, Tulsa Golden Hurricane running back Deneric Prince, East Carolina Pirates . where F is feet and I is inches. (Ben Liebenberg via AP), Oklahoma linebacker Ogbonnia Okoronkwo runs the 40-yard dash during the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine on Sunday, March 4, 2018 in Indianapolis. Meanwhile, his work ethic, smarts and route running skills are treated as the keys to his record-breaking success despite the fact, like mostgreat receivers, athleticism and precision routes coagulate into one fluid force. (Todd Rosenberg via AP), Iowa offensive lineman Austin Blythe runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Friday, Feb. 26, 2016. Punter Ethan Evans was prepared for starting his NFL career via the draft or free agency, but the Rams ensured it would be the former on Saturday. Running back Bijan Robinson reflects on his 2023 combine performance with NFL Network's Stacey Dales. There's also the problem of the reverse stereotype. Thanks to a 4.62-second 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine, Kupp's stock is at a low point, at least in the public eye. Watch the full on-field workout from Eastern Michigan Eagles offensive guard Sidy Sow at the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. New Rams WR Puka Nacua on reaction to Draft call & styling his game after Cooper Kupp. Reality: Cooper Kupp Feb 16, 2018 Take a side-by-side look at how Cooper Kupp's 2017 NFL Scouting Combine performance translates to his NFL career. (Ben Liebenberg via AP), Images taken of Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp during the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine on Friday, March 3, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN. 3 receiver and eventual starter.". This player put up 750 receiving yards or more in a single season at least once in his NFL career. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy), Florida State defensive back Jalen Ramsey is seen at the NFL football scouting combine Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, in Indianapolis. With a 4.62 40-yard dash, he didn't demonstrate any of the speed teams typically look . There isn't a huge chasm when it comes to speed, the first player jumpedhigher, while the second is slightly taller and quicker. (Kevin Jairaj | USA TODAY Sports). The NFL Draft is on NFLN/ABC/ESPN. 2023 NFL Enterprises LLC. (AP Photo/Dave Martin), Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp poses for a picture during the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Friday, March 3, 2017 in Indianapolis. Kupp has a Super Bowl MVP. Watch LSU linebacker Devin White's Combine workout! These are just a handful of examples. Watch the full on-field workout from Minnesota Golden Gophers running back Mohamed Ibrahim at the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. In his introductory press conference with the LA media, Ethan talked about his Pro Day dinner with special teams coach Chase Blackburn and preparing to go from a D2 school to the NFL. Over 20 yards, we can calculate his speed in yards per second to 10.36. He was mostly incognito to big-time football. The Los Angeles Rams' newest punter came by way of the 2023 NFL Draft Ethan Evans, Round 7 Pick 223. Catch made, Kupp looks to turn upfield and rarely surrenders himself to tacklers, enabling him to post 846 yards after the catch, tops in the N.F.L. Having played in McVays system since 2017, Kupp took it on himself to set up regular breakfast meetings with the quarterback ahead of training camp practices and watched film, a meeting that colloquially became known as Breakfast Club.. WR Cooper Kupp Grade: 5.77 40-yard dash: 4.62 sec Vert jump: 31.0 inch Broad jump: 116.0 inch Three cone drill: 6.75 sec 20-yard shuttle: 4.08 sec* WR Brandin Cooks Grade: 5.85 40-yard dash: 4.33 sec Bench press: 16 reps Vert jump: 36.0 inch Broad jump: 120.0 inch Three cone drill: 6.76 sec 20-yard shuttle: 3.81 sec* 60-yard shuttle: 10.72 sec* Los Angeles Rams. Watch as Connecticut safety Obi Melifonwu lands a 11'9" broad jump. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy), Southern California defensive back Nickell Robey runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. The first player is Davante Adams. (Ben Liebenberg via AP), California quarterback Jared Goff runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, in Indianapolis. (Logan Bowles via AP), Florida defensive lineman Dante Fowler participates in the broad jump during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday, February 22, 2015 in Indianapolis, IN. The Los Angeles Rams have selected Toledo defensive lineman Desjuan Johnson with the 259th overall pick in the 2023 NFL Draft. (Credit: Associated Press), Florida State defensive back Jalen Ramsey runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. Georgia quarterback Stetson Bennett details his initial reaction to being drafted by the Los Angeles Rams. 6-foot-2, 204 pounds. On Cooper Kupp: "All his test scores, coming out of his breaks, agility, quickness, every test timed better than it was before he tore his ACL. This is calculated by taking 0.00554 multiplied by his weight and then adding 3.433. This correlates to a 1.53 score out of 10.0. Rewatch highlights from his performance at the combine five years ago, including his solid times in the three-cone drill and short shuttle, which measure short-area quickness. The more time you can spend talking about football with somebody like him that just eats it up, its just going to be better for us, Stafford said. Kupp said he made a concerted effort each off-season to improve his quickness, especially in lateral change of directions. Watch the full on-field workout from TCU Horned Frogs offensive guard Steve Avila at the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. He recorded a Relative Athletic Score of 5.0, out of a possible 10.0. His improvement, attention to detail, along with catching passes from a new quarterback, Matthew Stafford, propelled Kupp to an outstanding 2021 season. Not even Rams greats Torry Holt and Isaac Bruce accomplished this during their legendary playing careers. At his pro day, he recorded a 3 cone L drill of 6.53 seconds. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan), University of Southern California wide receiver Robert Woods looks on at the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, on February 24, 2013. Kupp, ran the 40-yard dash at the 2017 draft combine in an unimpressive 4.62 seconds. At his pro day, he recorded a vertical jump of 29.5 seconds. If you cant create separation at the top of routes and be able to have enough twitch to be able to move people at the line of scrimmage and things like that, I think you will have a hard time separating in this league.. A poor man's Michael Crabtree possesses very intriguing upside to be groomed.". (Ben Liebenberg via AP), Tennessee running back John Kelly (RB19) participates in a drill at the NFL football scouting combine, Friday, March 2, 2018 in Indianapolis. Lacks top-end speed and strength. That run was one of the top 20 fastest for that week. At the Combine, he recorded a 20 yard split of 2.69 seconds. This correlates to a 6.9 score out of 10.0. Jalen Ramsey did the same in 2016, standing out as one of the most physically gifted defensive backs. Kupp is the NFLs first triple-crown receiver (leading the league in receptions, yards, and touchdowns) since Steve Smith in 2005. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy), Washington defensive back Taylor Rapp runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Monday, March 4, 2019. Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan), University of Southern California linebacker Clay Matthews Jr. during the NFL Scouting Combine held at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on February 23, 2009. Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp goes through workouts at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine. Combine Results; Overall; 40-Yard Dash; Bench Press; Vertical Jump; Broad Jump; 20-Yard Shuttle; Dynasty . All rights reserved. (Aaron M. Sprecher via AP), Oregon State University wide receiver Brandin Cooks at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, on February 23, 2014. This forty time correlates to a 3.24 score out of 10.0.