ATLANTA -- More than 1,730 athletes gathered Saturday, March 2, at Lakewood Stadium for the Atlanta stop of the Nike Football SPARQ Combine tour, making it the largest Nike combine in history despite the freezing temperatures.
about 564 days ago | Brian Stumpf | NCF On The Trail
ATLANTA -- With a wind-chill factor in the low 20s and occasional snow flurries blowing through the air, outside linebacker Petera Wilson (Memphis, Tenn./White Station) had a hard time staying warm Saturday.
about 564 days ago | Radi Nabulsi | Alabama Crimson Tide
This is the fourth in a series looking at players LSU might target in the 2014 recruiting class. Previously, we looked at wide receivers and tight ends, running backs and quarterbacks, offensive linemen and defensive linemen.
White Station (Memphis, Tenn.) outside linebacker Petera Wilson drove to the Nike Combine in Atlanta where he encountered snow flurries and a cold personal performance. But his recruitment is red-hot and the talented junior spoke about his latest offers.
ATLANTA -- More than 1,700 student-athletes took part Saturday in the Nike SPARQ Combine here, a record for the event. Players from across the Southeast braved freezing conditions, snow flurries and significant wind chill to compete and test their athletic ability in the 40-yard dash, 20-yard shuttle, vertical jump and power ball throw.
about 566 days ago | Kipp Adams | On The Trail: Midwest Region
ATLANTA -- As a junior, Petera Wilson (Memphis, Tenn./White Station) had over 100 tackles, eight sacks, six passes broken up and two blocked punts. His double-digit list of offers reads like a who's who of college football, with Florida State, Georgia and Ohio State being his most recent scholarship options.
about 567 days ago | Kipp Adams | NCF On The Trail
It's time to camp. With the signing period over, the need for the Class of 2014 to get noticed becomes paramount. This weekend, three big combines take place. Saturday, the Nike SPARQ combine hits Massillon, Ohio.
about 583 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes