Combine pressure is high by design
Stressful environment created to expose players who might wilt in big moments
INDIANAPOLIS -- Devon Kennard's father played in the NFL, and when his son prepared for the recent scouting combine, he offered some simple advice:
Don't stress out.
It wasn't a difficult directive for the linebacker out of Southern California to follow. He thrives on intense moments, like the few minutes he gets to impress teams in meetings. He's comfortable and confident even amid the rigors of travel, meetings and myriad medical exams. Prospects might get three hours of ...
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