Discussion

NFL combine winners and losers

Another combine shows that not working out can often be the best way to go

Updated: March 2, 2011, 2:41 PM ET
By Mel Kiper | ESPN.com

It's pretty fair to say I have mixed feelings about the NFL combine. After all, I'm the guy on record as saying I don't know why quarterbacks even bother to throw for scouts and coaches there. In Indy you have very few reps, you're throwing to a mix of guys you've never worked with, and the setup can result in guys to be penalized for not overthrowing a little. Pro days and postseason All-Star games offer a lot more in terms of evaluations.

MORE NFL HEADLINES