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Editor's note: Between now and the draft, former Oklahoma offensive lineman Jammal Brown will be doing periodic draft diaries for ESPN.com.
Diary No. 1: Ready for Indy
On Thursday morning, I woke up at 5:30, had breakfast and then headed to the RCA Dome for meetings with the team doctors. They push and pull you in every direction trying to find out if you have anything wrong. They ask about every injury you've ever had, all the way back to high school. The doctors sent me back to the hospital for an MRI just to make sure that my past injuries have healed, which they have. No problems. I was at the hospital until around 8 a.m., and then went back to the hotel. I had meetings there with the NFL teams until 11:30 or so, then stretched a little and went to sleep.On Friday morning, I went to a meeting with the NFL Players Association from 8 until 9, and then took a bunch of psychological tests for the teams. That lasted until around 4 p.m., and then I met with the media at 5. I went back to the hotel at 6, had dinner with my agent, and then met with teams again until 11:30. During the combine, I talked to all 32 teams at some point and I wanted to make sure they knew that I bring something special to the table. I don't want to be a good NFL lineman, I want to be great. After that, I stretched again in my hotel room and then went to bed. I knew the next morning was the workout, and I was ready to go. I woke up at 5:30 on Saturday morning and went over to the dome. I did a flexibility test, took some pictures, and warmed up for the workout. I ran the 40 first, and my time was 4.9. I did pretty good on the other tests also. I got 31½ inches on the vertical jump and 9-foot-1 on the broad. On the OL drills, I felt like I did really well. That was more like real football drills, and I am definitely confident playing football. Overall my combine experience was great. Now it's time to get ready for the workout at OU next week. Thanks for checking out my draft diary. Talk to you next week.