Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Polian: Manti Te'o cements draft status
By Matt Fortuna
It's true that in the overall player evaluation process for the NFL draft, a 40-yard dash time is just one number. But to NFL GMs, it's absolutely an important one, and the tenth of a second that Manti Te'o shaved off his 40 time during his pro day in South Bend on Tuesday could be the difference between a first-round and a third-round grade on some boards.