UKathletics.com to Stream NFL Pro Day


LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky will hold its annual NFL Pro Day for draft eligible players on Friday, March 4 at 9:45 a.m. ET in the Nutter Indoor Field House. Pro Day, which attracts scouts and player personnel from nearly every NFL team, will be streamed live on UKathletics.com and SEC Network +. Dick Gabriel, along with former UK quarterback Freddie Maggard and former Wildcat and current Atlanta Falcons tight end Jacob Tamme, will host the show. Pro Day is not open to the public, but will be open to credentialed members of the media.

Nineteen UK alumni are set to participate, including Josh Forrest and A.J. Stamps who participated in the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis last week. The entire list is below.

Javess Blue
Steven Borden
Mike Douglas
Ryan Flannigan
Josh Forrest
Khalid Henderson
Joey Herrick
Farrington Huguenin
Cory “C.J.” Johnson
Melvin Lewis
Kelly Mason
Cody Quinn
TraVaughn Paschal
Demarco Robinson
A.J. Stamps
Jordan Swindle
Fred Tiller
Zach West
Nate Willis

The athletes will be put through a variety of skills tests which includes running and agility drills, bench press, position-specific drills and the vertical jump.

The NFL Draft is set for April 28-30 at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, Ill. It will be televised on ESPN and the NFL Network.