Bruins Head to NFL Mini-Camps

May 9, 2013

Former Bruin football players will be in action this weekend as the majority of NFL teams will conduct rookie mini-camps. Twenty-three franchises --- Arizona, Buffalo, Carolina, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Green Bay, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City, New Orleans, New York Giants, New York Jets, Oakland, Philadelphia, San Diego, San Francisco, St. Louis, Seattle, Tennessee --- will hold their first post-draft workouts starting on Friday.

UCLA rookies expected to be in action include - Sheldon Price, DB Colts; Aaron Hester, DB Broncos; Joseph Fauria, TE Lions; Johnathan Franklin, RB Packers; Damien Holmes, LB Broncos; Datone Jones, DE Packers; Kevin McDermott, LS 49ers; Dalton Hilliard, S Bears; David Allen, FB Rams.

Last weekend, Minnesota (Jeff Baca, OG and Jeff Locke, P) and Tampa Bay (Jerry Johnson, WR) were among several teams to hold their rookie mini-camps.

UCLA's current NFL player list (according to and news reports)

Arizona - David Carter, DT

Carolina - Nate Chandler, DT; Nelson Rosario, TE

Chicago - Dalton Hilliard, S

Cincinnati - Tony Dye, S

Cleveland - Christian Yount, LS

Denver - Aaron Hester, DB; Damien Holmes, LB; Rahim Moore, DB

Detroit - Terrence Austin, WR; Joseph Fauria, TE

Green Bay - Johnathan Franklin, RB; Datone Jones, DE

Indianapolis - Sheldon Price, DB; Justin Hickman, LB

Jacksonville - Maurice Jones-Drew, RB; Marcedes Lewis, TE

Minnesota - Jeff Baca, OG; Jeff Locke, P

New England - Matthew Slater, WR

New Orleans - Kenyon Coleman, DE

New York Jets - Bret Lockett, DB

San Diego - Mike Harris, OT

San Francisco - Kevin McDermott, LS

St. Louis - Cory Harkey, TE; David Allen, FB

Seattle - Derrick Coleman, RB

Tampa Bay - Jerry Johnson, WR

Tennessee - Akeem Ayers, LB; Alterraun Verner, DB

Washington - Kai Forbath, PK; Logan Paulsen, TE

(note-additional UCLA players may be in rookie mini-camps on a tryout basis)

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Sep 05
vs. Virginia
Pasadena, CA
W, 34 - 16
Saturday, Sep 12
Las Vegas, NV
W, 37 - 3
Saturday, Sep 19
vs. Brigham Young
Pasadena, CA
W, 24 - 23
Saturday, Sep 26
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 56 - 30
Saturday, Oct 03
vs. Arizona State
Pasadena, CA
L, 23 - 38
Thursday, Oct 15
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
L, 35 - 56
Thursday, Oct 22
vs. California
Pasadena, CA
W, 40 - 24
Saturday, Oct 31
vs. Colorado
Pasadena, CA
W, 35 - 31
Saturday, Nov 07
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
W, 41 - 0
Saturday, Nov 14
vs. Washington State
Pasadena, CA
L, 27 - 31
Saturday, Nov 21
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 17 - 9
Saturday, Nov 28
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 21 - 40