Six former West Virginia University players have been invited to the NFL Scouting Combine: RB Wendell Smallwood, S Karl Joseph, S KJ Dillon, P Nick O'Toole, CB Daryl Worley and ILB Nick Kwiatkoski. Friday saw Wendell Smallwood get his chance to shine showing off his speed with an official 40-yard dash time of 4.48, ranking 5th among running backs. Wendell also showed off tremendous agility skills, have the top times in both the 3-cone drill and the 60-yard shuffle.
Here are Wendell's official times and numbers per NFL.com:
40 Yard Dash - 4.47 seconds (5th among running backs)
Bench Press - 14 reps at 225 pounds (No ranking)
Vertical Jump - 33.5 inches (14th among running backs)
Broad Jump - 10'-0" (10th among running backs)
Three-Cone Drill - 6.83 second (1st among running backs)
20-Yard Shuffle - 4.28 seconds(7th among running backs)
60-Yard Shuffle - 11.14 Shuffle (1st among running backs)
Wendell showed off tremendous ball skills, much like he did at his time with the Mountaineers. Check out some of the videos below.
#NFLCombine top 3-cone times for RBs:— CollegeFootball 24/7 (@NFL_CFB) February 26, 2016
Gold: Wendell Smallwood, 6.83
Silver: Shad Thornton, 6.85
Bronze: Kenneth Dixon, 6.97
#NFLCombine top 60-yard shuttles for RBs:— CollegeFootball 24/7 (@NFL_CFB) February 26, 2016
Gold: Smallwood, 11.14
Silver: Lasco, 11.31
Bronze: Vitale, 11:36
On field workouts for linebackers will be Sunday and the defensive backs will be on Monday.