Seeking big takeaways at a college all-star game is as useless as waiting to hear Hank Williams tunes at a Marilyn Manson show. The value of all-star games like the Senior Bowl comes from keeping your eyes and ears open, your mouth shut, and your mind focused on the long view.
Wilson had a chance to go in the top half of the 2013 NFL Draft. This week’s column addresses the mindset that a scout or personnel director should utilize when evaluating a football player who left his college team on bad terms.
When a 6-foot-3, 210-pound safety with a special teams mentality can cover elite college receivers as disparate as the 6-foot-3, 210-pound Keenan Allen and the 5-foot-9, 174-pound Tavon Austin, he has the undivided attention of NFL scouts.
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