25 players with Ga. connections invited to NFL scouting combine 

Feb 08, 2018

Several players with Georgia connections have been invited to the NFL scouting combine.

The testing event for future NFL players will be held Feb. 27 through March 5 in Indianapolis.

Here’s a list of players with high school ties to the state: 

Jordan Akins, Central Florida, tight end (Locust Grove)

Orlando Brown, Oklahoma, tackle (Peachtree Ridge)

Bradley Chubb, N.C. State, defefensive end (Hillgrove)

> Justin Crawford, West Virginia, running back (Columbus, Hardaway)

> Brandon Facyson, Virginia Tech, cornerback (Newnan Northgate)

> Rashard Fant, Indiana, cornerback, Our Lady of Mercy

Michael Gallup, Colorado State, wide receiver, Monroe

> Colby Gossett, Appalachian State, offensive line, (North Forysth)

> Grant Haley, Penn State, cornerback, The Lovett School

> Christopher Herndon, Miami, tight end (Norcross High)

Justin Jones, N.C. State, defensive tackle (South Cobb)

> Arden Key, LSU, linebacker (Hapeville Charter Academy)

> Tracy Walker, Louisiana-Lafayette, defensive back, (Brunswick)

Players with college ties to the state:

> John Atkins, DL, UGA

> Lorenzo Carter, LB, UGA

> Devin Bellamy, LB, UGA

> Nick Chubb, RB, UGA

> Sony Michel, RB, UGA

> Dominick Sanders, DB, UGA

> Roquan Smith, LB, UGA

> Trent Thompson, DL, UGA

> Javon Wims, WR, UGA

> Isaiah Wynn, OL, UGA

> Des Harrison, OL, West Georgia

> Chandon Sullivan, DB, Georgia State

All of the personnel, coaching and medicals staffs from the 32 teams will attend to evaluate the nation’s top players eligible for the upcoming NFL Draft. 

North Squad wide receiver Michael Gallup of Colorado State (84) in action during the North teams practice for Saturday's Senior Bowl college football game in Mobile, Ala.,Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Butch Dill) Photo: Butch Dill/AP