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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Trent Richardson flashed speed and power at Alabama's second pro day.
The former Crimson Tide tailback, linebacker Courtney Upshaw and safety Mark Barron worked out for NFL scouts, general managers and coaches on Thursday. All three are projected first-round draft picks.
The 227-pound Richardson says he bench-pressed 225 pounds 25 times. NFL.com says he was unofficially clocked from 4.45-4.49 in the 40.
Richardson is considered the top running back available and a potential top 5 pick. He even knocked down Cleveland Browns running backs coach Gary Brown in a blocking drill.
The Browns, who have the fourth pick and need a tailback, were also represented by head coach Pat Shurmur and general manager Tom Heckert.
Richardson, Upshaw and Barron all were recovering from injuries at the NFL combine.
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He’s still not 100% following knee surgery, but Trent Richardson still showcased his obscene amount of athletic ability at Alabama’s Pro Day on Thursday. His forty times haven’t been blazing, but he’s certainly not in top form, either. One thing that does appear to be in top form, however, is his blocking (or at least [...]
Alabama running back Trent Richardson pancaked a Browns scout at his pro day this week.
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All eyes were on Courtney Upshaw, Mark Barron and Trent Richardson, but Alabama wasn't the only pro day of note for the Packers.
Pick seven is in the book, today we move on to number eight.
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Last three picks
5. Trent Richardson, RB, Alabama
6. Justin Blackmon, WR, Oklahoma
7. Melvin Ingram, DE, South Carolina
Today’s GM is Jim Jebow.
With the seventh pick of 2012 Interactive Mock Draft, the Indianapolis Colts select…...
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The biggest day of the year at least for the past decade or so is a little more than three weeks away and Im ready to make my pick for the Browns.
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