KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Defensive lineman Daniel McCullers will start his NFL Combine experience on Friday by attending orientation the rest of his position grouping, while the four Vols offensive linemen in attendance are in the midst of Day 3.
Some have mentioned that all the linemen looked fairly svelte, especially Ja’Wuan James — although that could be because he decided to shave his head completely.
Here’s how they measured up:
Antonio “Tiny” Richardson: 6-foot-6, 336 pounds (9 pounds heavier than 2013 roster listed weight)
16% body fat at 336 today. Idk how I pulled that off.
— Antonio Richardson (@tinyrichardson) February 20, 2014
Zach Fulton: 6-foot-5, 316 pounds (7 pounds lighter)
James Stone: 6-foot-4, 306 pounds (15 pounds heavier)
Ja’Wuan James: 6-foot-6, 311 pounds (7 pounds lighter)
James told reporters in Indianapolis that working under different coaches had taught him flexibility and the ability to pick up new offenses.
“I faced great pass-rushers all the time in the SEC,” he said. “I can pass block and I can run block.
The Washington Post describes him as a third or fourth-round pick.
This blog post speculates about which of the four Vols might end up in New England playing for Bill Belichick.