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The shocking aftermath of UW Huskies tailback Chris Polk going undrafted

How did this happen? A week has gone by and I’m still in shock that Washington Huskies junior running back Chris Polk went undrafted. This wasn’t a case of Polk having a bad year (he was first team all conference) or that Polk just didn’t meet the NFL size requirements (think Kellen Moore) as he was projected to go anywhere between the second and third round. Instead Polk witnessed...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
May 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Chris Polk Scouting Report

Running BackWashington5-11 215Draft board overall prospect rank: #50Draft board overall running back rank: #3Overall rating: 76 (2nd round)40 time: 4.46Positives• 3 years of strong production (2009: 1113 yards and 5 touchdowns on 226 carries, 2010: 1415 yards and 9 touchdowns on 260 carries, 2011: 1488 yards and 12 touchdowns on 293 carries)• Consistent (100+ in 10...
Via The Football Fan Spot
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Scouting Report: Chris Polk, RB, Washington

"Polk was one of the fastest rising overall prospects throughout the 2011 college football season, and for good reason.  While he isn't very flashy, he does everything well and is an exceptional runner.  He possesses intangibles that you see in great running backs and understands how to maximize that with his physical stature.  He played behind a very mediocre offensive line his...
Via Optimum Scouting
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington RB Chris Polk to skip senior season will enter 2012 NFL Draft

Husky insider Brandon Choate brings us news that another Washington Husky is moving on. Running back Chris Polk has decided to enter the 2012 NFL draft. Polk's left a lasting legacy for the Washington Huskies, breaking several records and coming close to many Napoleon Kaufman marks. Polk is sure to be a top 5 running back in the draft. Projected as a 2nd or 3rd pick.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Chris Polk to go PRO

More news out of UW this week. Chris Polk will leave the University of Washington to take his shot at the NFL. Polk rushed for 4,049 yards during three-plus seasons at UW. Lots of competition in the RB world this year. Alabama's Trent Richardson, Oregon's LaMichael James and Wisconsin's Montee Ball. Most draft guru's have pegged Polk as a 2nd or 3rd pick. And is one of the the...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

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