2024 NFL Combine results, highlights, top performances: Most athletic TE ever? Plus a blazing fast 40 time


This week, more than 300 prospects are in Indianapolis for the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. Each of these players are looking to improve their draft stock while possibly finding their future NFL team in the process.

On Thursday, we compiled the top results from the defensive linemen, edge rushers, and linebackers who took part in on-field drills. On Friday, we did the same for the defensive backs, safeties and tight ends. On Saturday, we’ll do so for the quarterbacks, wide receivers and running backs. And on Sunday, we’ll finish up with the offensive linemen and the specialists. Below are each of the top individual performances from Indianapolis, as several players surely improved their draft stocks by virtue of their performances. 

Fans should also check out our complete NFL Draft coverage throughout the next several weeks ahead of the 2024 NFL Draft. 

Tight ends

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Notable 40-yard dash times

Devin Culp (Washington): 4.47Theo Johnson (Penn State): 4.57Tanner McLachlan (Arizona): 4.61
Jaheim Bell (Florida State): 4.61Cade Stover (Ohio State); 4.65Ben Sinnott (Kansas State): 4.68Ja’Tavion Sanders (Texas): 4.69

Notable broad jumps

Ben Sinnott (Kansas State): 10′ 6″Theo Johnson (Penn State); 10′ 5″Jaheim Bell (Florida State): 10′ 4″Cade Stover (Ohio State); 9′ 9″

Notable vertical jumps

Ben Sinnott (Kansas State): 40″Theo Johnson (Penn State): 39.5″Jared Wiley (Washington): 37″Jaheim Bell (Florida State): 35″Cade Stover (Ohio State); 34.5″

Nearly the most athletic combine TE ever

Penn State’s Theo Johnson put on an absolute show Friday night at Lucas Oil Stadium. He was second among tight ends in the 40-yard dash, broad jump and vertical jump and first in the 20-yard shuttle. Taking it a step further, Johnson earned a 9.99 Relative Athletic Score, which ranked second out of 1,105 tight ends from 1987 to 2024. (Only Zach Kuntz from Old Dominion in 2023 scored higher.)…

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Author : Kyle Stackpole

Publish date : 2024-03-02 22:59:32

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