15 teams watch NIU's English work out

15 teams watch NIU's English work out

There are 6 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Mar 27, 2009, titled 15 teams watch NIU's English work out. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

The 251-pound English ran a 4.64-second 40-yard dash, much better than his 4.77 at the NFL combine.

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Huskie Fan

Saint Charles, IL

#1 Mar 27, 2009
I think English just established himself as a sure thing first round pick with that 4.62-6.64 40-yard dash. English is a great player with great game speed who will be a good pickup for whichever team gets him.
Mike

Aurora, IL

#2 Mar 28, 2009
Best of luck to Larry. Great workout!
Go Huskies

Dahinda, IL

#3 Mar 29, 2009
Larry - Best of luck in the draft! Thank you for the great years in Dekalb and may you have a long successful life in the NFL!
Brad

North Aurora, IL

#4 Mar 29, 2009
Classy kid; I hope he does well, as he deserves it. Unlike the prima donnas from the SEC, Big 10, Big 12, and PAC 10 (even Notre Dame sometimes), it is great to see a tough, hard worker like English and Garrett Wolfe get a shot.

I am an alum at a Big 10 school, but really pull for the kids who bust their butt to make it. Best of luck Larry; Godspeed!
Da Bearss

United States

#5 Mar 30, 2009
I womder if he'd like to try middle linebacker? Hmmmm...

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Since: Jul 07

United States

#6 Apr 1, 2009
I'd sure love to see him in a Bear uniform. My son is a big NIU fan so I've had the chance to see him play a few times the last couple of years. Great choice for LB.

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