LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky will hold its annual NFL Pro Day for draft eligible players on Wednesday, March 31 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 +, beginning at 11 a.m. ET. Dick Gabriel, along with former Wildcat Jeremy Jarmon will host the show.
Pro Day is not open to the public or media due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Eleven UK alumni are set to participate. The entire list is below. Bios are attached to this email.
Kentucky Pro Day
Jamar “Boogie” Watson
**Received an Invite to the NFL Combine
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.
11:00 AM – Measurements
11:30 AM – Vertical Jump, Broad Jump and 225-Rep Test
Rolling Schedule begins after 225 Rep Test
Zoom interviews may be conducted in the days before Pro Day and following Pro Day. More information on how to join a Zoom media opportunity will be sent soon.
The NFL Draft is scheduled to be held from April 29 – May 1, 2021 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Draft will be televised on the NFL Network and ESPN.
The Wildcats are looking to have multiple players drafted for the third straight year. In 2020, Lynn Bowden Jr. and Logan Stenberg were drafted and in 2019, UK had five NFL draft picks in Josh Allen, Lonnie Johnson Jr., Mike Edwards, Benny Snell Jr. and George Asafo-Adjei.