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Before They Were Pros: LB Anthony Barr

Before They Were Pros: LB Anthony Barr

Before he was a first-round draft pick of the Vikings, Anthony Barr was talking about his conversion to defense, dropping into coverage, where he needs to improve, comparisons to NFL players and why his mother pushed him into football.

Anthony Barr at the NFL Scouting Combine: On his transition from offense to defense … The transition was pretty smooth, honestly. Difficult at first. I think moving backwards, going back in coverage, was something that was new to me. But now I feel comfortable with that. Just sort of getting used to the position. It’s still sort of new to me in a sense. It’s exciting. If I continue to work, the... Recommended Stories

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