High school track & field athletes at 2016 NFL Combine

Recently TrackingFootball studied the high school multiple sports background of the 332 college football players invited to the 2016 NFL Combine. Below are some of the findings: Multiple Sports Overview 89% played another sport 58% were track and field athletes 48% were basketball players 11% were baseball players 5% were wrestlers Player Athletic Index Score […]

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2015 NFL Draft’s Best by High School Shot Put

Listed below are the top high school shot put performances by players drafted by the NFL this year.  The criteria to be listed required a player to have verified high school track data in the shot put.  We did not include any collegiate performances because not enough players threw shot put in college for a good comparison.  We also provided each […]

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40 Fastest players drafted by the NFL in 2015

Listed below are the Top 40 fastest players drafted by the NFL this year.  The criteria to be listed required a player to have verified high school track data in the 100 meter dash.  We did not include any collegiate times because not enough players ran track in college for a good comparison.  There are several very […]

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Fastest Players at the 2015 NFL Combine

Below is a list of the fastest players at this year’s NFL Combine based on verifiable track performance stats.  All stats below are high school performances.  Only a few players on the list participated in track and field at the collegiate level…that includes Phillip Dorsett, Duke Johnson, Donetella Luckett, Todd Gurley, Devin Smith and Ronald Darby. All […]

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More 2014 NFL Draft Multi-Sport Participation

As seen on FTA’s blog…FootballTalentAdvisors.com is now TrackingFootball.com Here’s the annual breakdown of high school multi-sport participation by players taken in the NFL Draft. This year overall track and field participation appeared to increase to 58% (149 players) from 51% (130 players) in 2013.  Overall multi-sport participation was high at 86.7% with this year’s draft class.  […]

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