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Texans trade down, pick WR Posey in 3rd

HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Texans have picked Ohio State receiver DeVier Posey in the third round of the NFL draft after trading out of the second round. The 6-foot-3, 205-pound Posey caught only 12 passes for 162 yards and two touchdowns last year. He served two five-game suspensions for taking improper benefits, including cash and tattoos for signed memorabilia. But he could...
Via Fox Sports Houston
April 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Posey Happy To Be 'Home' For Pro Day

Former Ohio State wide receiver DeVier Posey had some ups and downs during Senior Bowl practice and during the NFL combine, but the Cincinnati native was happy to be back at Ohio State for Pro Day. He showed off his pass-catching skills at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center.
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Pead excels, Posey struggles in 40

UC’s Isaiah Pead had the fifth-fastest time among running backs in the 40 during Sunday’s workouts at the NFL Scouting Combine with an official time of 4.47 seconds. Former LaSalle standout and Ohio State receiver DeVier Posey was in the middle of the pack in his position group at 4.50 seconds. With his 40 time, that means it is unlikely Pead will run during UC’s pro day on...
Via Cincinnati Bengals Blog
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL Combine: DeVier Posey

Ohio State wide receiver DeVier Posey talks about his career at Ohio State, the combine, and more inside.
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Senior Bowl: DeVier Posey

Ohio State has four seniors on the North Squad Senior Bowl roster -- including WR DeVier Posey. Check out what he will take with him from the Buckeyes on his journey to the NFL.
January 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Posey seeks redemption, fresh start

MOBILE, Alabama - Ohio State wide receiver DeVier Posey was busy bouncing from couch to couch, from interview to interview at the official Senior Bowl hotel Tuesday night when a scout from an NFL team within easy driving distance of Columbus cut him off in mid stride, extended his hand and introduced himself. "I've seen you a lot," was Posey's initial response...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss

DeVier Posey scouting report

DeVier Posey WR Ohio State #8 Ht: 6’2″ Wt: 209   Strengths: Good height and overall size. Impressive hands; capable of making the tough catch. Plucks the ball from the air at its highest point when possible. Tough runner after the catch; can make some guys miss and is willing to lower his shoulder into defenders. Does a great job adjusting to the ball in the air. Strong...
Via DraftAce
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Emotions flow as Buckeyes lose to Michigan

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The pass sailed into the fading light of a late Saturday afternoon at The Big House. Ohio State receiver DeVier Posey had broken free down the sideline. A third-and-four play from Ohio States 24 with just more than 1:20 left could give the Buckeyes one of their most memorable wins in a memorable rivalry between the Buckeyes and Michigan. So much rode on this...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Posey set to return; OSU moves forward

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- As usual, Senior Day at Ohio Stadium Saturday marks the end of an era. Wide receiver DeVier Posey's return to action Saturday for Ohio State marks the end of a different kind of era. At least as far as we know, the Free TattooBobby DiGeronimo Suspension Era is officially over as soon as Posey takes a snap. What a strange, complicated trip it's been....
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Ohio State Football: Shady NCAA Lashes Buckeyes With New Charge

It is curious timing, to say the least. Instead of focusing on Purdue, the Buckeyes are dealing with more NCAA fallout (Irwin/ Getty) Just as the Penn State sexual abuse scandal is threatening to overwhelm the college football world, the NCAA has announced that Ohio State is now charged with “failure to monitor” in connection to the ongoing investigation into improper benefits...
November 11, 2011  |  Discuss
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