The Redskins have selected another offensive lineman in the NFL draft, taking Iowa guard Adam Gettis in the fifth round.
Washington picked SMU's Josh LeRiebus in the third round. The 6-foot-2, 293-pound Gettis was a three-year for the Hawkeyes.
Drafting two guards among their top five picks sends a signal to veteran starters Kory Lichtensteiger - who missed the final 11 games...
Via AP on Fox
April 28, 2012
Iowa senior Adam Gettis flew under the radar of pro scouts until he attended the NFL Combine last month. The Illinois native turned heads with his performance and put his name on the map. Find out what teams for which he's worked out, who's next on that list, how he feels about the young O-Linemen in the Hawkeye program and more in this exclusive interview.
The 2012 NFL Combine has been going on for 3 days and almost all the Iowa Hawkeyes that were invited have completed their events.
Day 4 of the combine concludes today with the defensive backs and the only Iowa player left to finish up is Shaun Prater. Prater has completed the bench press and did fourteen repetitions.
Every year at the combine there are always players that do...
INDIANAPOLIS, Feb 26-Yeterday’s edition of the NFL Scouting Combine was a feast or famine affair. There were some offensive linemen and tight ends that looked out of this world and there were some looked like they didn’t even want to be there.
Let’ check-off a few of the stand-out performances from the day with the note that just because you don’t see a guy’s named mentioned...
Iowa guard Adam Gettis is an unheralded prospect, having been overshadowed on the Hawkeyes’ offensive line by Riley Reiff and Markus Zusevics. But Gettis made a mark with an attention-grabbing Combine workout on Saturday. Gettis’ two unofficial forty times were 4.91 and 5.00, both impressive for a 293-pound football player. He posted the fastest unofficial…