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Former Cats Jacob Tamme and Freddie Maggard will host Pro Day show

Freddie Maggard of  Kentucky Sports Radio will be making a lot of points at UK's Pro Day live stream Friday.

Freddie Maggard of Kentucky Sports Radio will be making a lot of points at UK’s Pro Day live stream Friday.

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky will hold its annual NFL Pro Day for draft eligible players on Friday, March 4 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 +. Dick Gabriel, along with former UK quarterback Freddie Maggard and former Wildcat and current Atlanta Falcons tight end Jacob Tamme, will host the show. Pro Day is not open to the public, but will be open to credentialed members of the media.

Nineteen UK alumni are set to participate, including Josh Forrest and A.J. Stamps, who participated in the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis last week. The entire list is below. (an updated bio sheet is attached to this email)

Javess Blue

Steven Borden

Mike Douglas

Ryan Flannigan

Josh Forrest

Khalid Henderson

Joey Herrick

Farrington Huguenin

Cory “C.J.” Johnson

Melvin Lewis

Kelly Mason

Cody Quinn

TraVaughn Paschal

Demarco Robinson

A.J. Stamps

Jordan Swindle

Fred Tiller

Zach West

Nate Willis

 

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.

The NFL Draft is set for April 28-30 at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, Ill. It will be televised on ESPN and the NFL Network.

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