INDIANAPOLIS -- We're here at Lucas Oil Stadium for the third day of the 2011 NFL Combine. With 35 head coaches and general managers having been interviewed over the first two days, the media schedule is lighter today on that end:
Head coaches/General managers/Analysts interview schedule:
10:00 a.m. -- Giants general manager Jerry Reese
11:30 a.m. -- Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli
3:00 p.m. -- Browns general manager Tom Heckert
3:15 p.m. -- Browns head coach Pat Shurmur
Auburn quarterback and 2010 Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton will hold a news conference at 3:00 p.m.
Today's focus from a Patriots perspective will be on defensive linemen and linebackers; both position groups will be made available to the media throughout the course of the day.
Tight ends, offensive linemen, and specialists will go through workouts today (timing, stations, and skill drills) before departing this evening.
Quarterbacks, wide receivers, and running backs will have team interviews, psych tests, and an NFLPA meeting today.
Defensive linemen and linebackers will have measurements, exams, psych tests, and team interviews today.
Defensive backs will be arriving in Indianapolis today, and will go through registration, orientation, pre-exams & x-rays, and team interviews this evening.