Bruins Report to NFL Combine Starting on Wednesday

Feb. 19, 2013

Six UCLA football players will begin the path to the NFL Draft on Wednesday with the start of the NFL Scouting Combine. Offensive lineman Jeff Baca, tight end Joseph Fauria, running back Johnathan Franklin, cornerback Aaron Hester, defensive lineman Datone Jones and punter Jeff Locke head to Indianapolis, IN starting tomorrow.

On Wednesday through Friday, players will report for the Combine and then go through an orientation process followed by physical and psychological exams. Participants will also be officially measured. Teams will then have the opportunity to interview individual players and have them go through personal medical examinations.

On-field workouts (40-yard dash, vertical jump, broad jump, 3-cone drill, shuttle run) in Lucas Oil Stadium begin on Saturday, Feb. 23 and will be televised by the NFL Network. The players will conduct their on-field work according to position - Feb. 23: kickers, special teams, tight ends and offensive linemen; Feb. 24: quarterbacks, receivers, running backs; Feb. 25 defensive linemen and linebackers; Feb. 26: defensive backs.

The NFL Network broadcast schedule is as follows:

Sat. Feb. 23 - live access coverage begins at 6 a.m. PT with added coverage at 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. PT (kickers, tight end, offensive line)

Sun., Feb. 24 - live access coverage begins at 6 a.m. PT with added coverage at 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. PT (quarterbacks, receivers, running backs)

Mon., Feb. 25 - live access coverage begins at 6 a.m. PT with added coverage at 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. PT (defensive line and linebacker)

Tue., Feb. 26 - live access coverage begins at 6 a.m. PT with added coverage at 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. PT (defensive backs)

The NFL Draft will continue in its three-day format in 2013. The first round will take place in primetime on Thursday, Apr. 25. Rounds two and three are set for Apr. 26. On Saturday, April 27, the draft will conclude with rounds four through seven.


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Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 7:30 PM PST
at UNLV
Las Vegas, NV
Saturday, Sep 19 - 7:30 PM PST
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Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Sep 26 - TBA PST
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Tucson, AZ
Saturday, Oct 03 - TBA PST
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Pasadena, CA
Thursday, Oct 15 - 7:30 PM PST
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Stanford, CA
Thursday, Oct 22 - 6:00 PM PST
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Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Oct 31 - TBA PST
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Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 07 - TBA PST
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Corvallis, OR
Saturday, Nov 14 - TBA PST
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Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 21 - TBA PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Saturday, Nov 28 - TBA PST
at USC
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