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The rumblings surrounding Manti Te’o‘s draft stock grew even louder after his subpar performance at the NFL combine. All of the hoopla has raised concerns among all 32 NFL teams and even has one team feeling scared.
New York Jets personnel director Terry Bradway weighed in on Te’o's unsteady draft status on Thursday, even saying that the enigmatic linebacker “scares you a little bit,” according to ESPN New York.
“It’s an unusual situation, that’s for sure,” Bradway said. “I feel bad for him. I mean, the stress of the situation has to have had an impact on his training somehow. I think he’s going to run faster at his pro day at the end of [March].”
Te’o finished as the runner-up in last season’s Heisman voting after a terrific season at Notre Dame, but a terrible performance in the BCS Championship Game had many questioning his viability at the next level. The strangely intriguing case of the Lennay Kekua hoax only managed to drag Te’o down even further before an underwhelming
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New York Jets senior personnel executive Terry Bradway admitted that the team is not sure how to approach Manti Te’o, his skill set, and the drama surrounding him as the draft approaches.
During an interview with the Jets’ team website, Bradway reflected on his week at the NFL combine in Indianapolis and the outlook for the Jets franchise this off-season.
Bradway said that all...
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