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NFL Combine: Receivers faced the gauntlet

Reuben Randle (US Presswire)

The Vikings got to see some of the rookie receivers' potential Sunday at the NFL Scouting Combine. Who looked good in the gauntlet drill and who struggled?

INDIANAPOLIS – One of the most helpful position drills scouts use when evaluating the wide receiver position at the NFL Combine is the gauntlet. It tests balance, hand-eye coordination and playing speed. It's also a fast-paced gauge of a receiver's ability to react and doesn't allow players to hide their deficiencies. A receiver runs across the field from one sideline to the other trying to... Recommended Stories