The Combine kicked off on Wednesday with initial registration for some players; check out the full schedule of all the drills, tests, and interviews going on in Indianapolis this week.
Today is Thursday, February 21st, and it is technically the second day of the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine. While a few position groups arrived on Wednesday, all the drills and interviews have yet to take place. Let's take a quick look through the various position groupings and which players will be working out on which days over the next week.
Offensive Linemen, Tight Ends, Special Teams
Thursday, 2/21: Interviews and Media Availability
Friday, 2/22: Psychological tests (including the Wonderlic), bench press, interviews
Saturday, 2/23: On-field drills*
Quarterbacks, Wide Receivers, Running Backs
Friday, 2/22: Interviews and media availability
Saturday, 2/23: Psychological tests, bench press, interviews
Sunday, 2/24: On-field drills
Defensive Linemen, Linebackers
Saturday, 2/23: Interviews and media availability
Sunday, 2/24: Psychological tests, bench press, interviews
Monday, 2/25: On-field drills
Sunday, 2/24: Interviews and media availability
Monday, 2/25: Psychological tests, bench press, interviews
Tuesday, 2/26: On-field drills
So there you have it. Each player will spend three days at the combine rotating from station to station, and we'll start in with the first real drills today with the offensive linemen and tight ends on the bench press. We'll be around later in the week to update you on some of the impressive scores on the bench press, as there are sure to be a few offensive linemen who put up a surprising number of reps at 225 pounds.
NFL Scouting Combine Coverage
* NOTE: On-field drills include 40-yard dash, vertical jump, broad jump, 3-cone drill, shuttle drill, and any positional workouts.