Growth of combine is quite a story
Can't-miss event for media and fans evolved from humble beginnings
Over the past 25 years, the NFL scouting combine has grown from a whistle stop on the sports calendar to the Grand Central Station of destinations.
The combine moved to Indianapolis in 1987. I attended my first in 1990 and haven't missed one since. At that time, the center of the combine was a Holiday Inn located underneath a train trestle across the street from the old RCA Dome.
For the combine's organizers, Indianapolis was perfect. The medical facilities ...
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