NFL COMBINE TRAINING PROGRAMS GIVE 2015 DRAFT PROSPECTS A SHOT AT STARDOM​

Thomas Barrabi | International Business Times | February 20, 2015

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was a virtual unknown in the weeks and months before the 2008 NFL Scouting Combine. He had the size and arm strength of an NFL quarterback, but a college career with the Delaware Blue Hens of the NCAA’s less-prolific Football Championship Subdivision meant Flacco lacked the name recognition reserved for players from powerhouse schools.​