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Several local prospects to display skills at NFL scouting combine

INDIANAPOLIS -- As the NFL scouting combine kicks off today at Lucas Oil Stadium, several draft prospects with local ties have been invited to audition for coaches, scouts and executives.

Here's a look at the group:


Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller

Hometown: Baltimore

High school: Mount St. Joseph

Size: 6-foot, 194 pounds

40-yard dash: 4.45 seconds

Statistics: Recorded 24 tackles, two interceptions and 10 pass deflections as a senior, missing time due to a sports hernia that required surgery. As a junior, Fuller had 52 tackles, three for losses, two interceptions and five pass deflections. As a sophomore, Fuller had 65 tackles, 14.5 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks with two interceptions and a forced fumble.

Accomplishments: Four-year starter was a Walter Camp second-team All-American selection, first-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference.

Background: Older brothers Vincent Fuller (Tennessee Titans) and Corey Fuller (Detroit Lions) have played in the NFL, younger brother Kendall Fuller starts at defensive back for Virginia Tech. In high school, Fuller returned an interception for a touchdown as a high school senior when he was ranked the 14th player in the Mid-Atlantic region by SuperPrep. As a junior, he had four interceptions with two returned for touchdowns.

Draft projection: Second round

 

Wake Forest wide receiver Michael Campanaro

Hometown: Clarksville

High school: River Hill

Size: 5-9, 191 pounds

40-yard dash: 4.4 to 4.5 seconds

Statistics: Caught 67 passes for 803 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior with his season cut short due to a broken collarbone before returning to play in the Senior Bowl all-star game. Caught school-record 229 career passes for 2,506 yards. As a junior, Campanaro caught 79 passes for 763 yards and two touchdowns. As a sophomore, he caught 73 passes for 833 yards and two touchdowns.

Accomplishments: Second-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection.

Background: Won two consecutive Class 2A state championships at River Hill where he rushed for 1,848 yards and 29 touchdowns as a senior and had 71 tackles and seven interceptions. Selected to the Under Armour All-American game. He finished with over 6,500 career yards and 90 touchdowns as he returned eight kicks for touchdowns.

Draft projection: Third round to fifth round.

 

Towson running back Terrance West

Hometown: Baltimore

High school: Northwestern

Size: 5-11, 223 pounds

40-yard dash: 4.53 to 4.6 seconds

Statistics: Broke Football Championship Subdivision records last season with 2,509 yards and 42 total touchdowns. He owns the school record with 86 career touchdowns and finished with 4,584 career rushing yards. As a sophomore, West rushed for 1,046 yards and 14 touchdowns.

Accomplishments: Named Football Championship Subdivision Athletic Directors Association's Running Back of the Year, consensus All-American and Colonial Athletic Conference Association Offensive Player of the Year. Won the Jerry Rice award as the top freshman in FCS football.

Background: Had 4,700 total yards in high school and was an All-Baltimore City selection. Had 2,000 total yards as a senior and 1,500 yards as a junior. He also played basketball, baseball and ran track at Northwestern. Spent one postgraduate year at Fork Union Military Academy in Virginia.

Draft projection: Third round, but regarded as a rising draft prospect.

 

Alabama offensive tackle Cyrus Kouandijo

Hometown: Hyattsville

High school: DeMatha

Size: 6-6, 310 pounds

40-yard dash: 5.0 to 5.1 seconds

Statistics: Had 14 knockdown blocks last season as a junior and allowed just 1.5 sacks. Allowed 3.5 sacks as a sophomore.

Accomplishments: Walter Camp first-team All-American selection.

Background: Parade Magazine All-American who started at left tackle in the Under Armour All-American game. Consensus top offensive line recruit in the nation.

Draft projection: First round to second round

 

LSU defensive tackle Ego Ferguson

Hometown: Walkersville

High school: Finished career at Hargrave Military Academy after transferring from St. John's Catholic Prep in Frederick

Size: 6-3, 309 pounds

40-yard dash: 4.98 seconds

Statistics: Played in 38 games with 12 starts before declaring for NFL draft, finishing with 85 tackles, five for losses and one sack. As a junior, had 58 tackles, 3.5 for loss, and one sack.

Accomplishments: Honorable-mention All-Southeastern Conference.

Background: One of the top defensive end prospects coming out of high school, Ferguson was a SuperPrep All-American who played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl. He had 67 tackles and 12 sacks at Hargrave Military Academy as a senior. As a junior, he had 97 tackles, 32 for losses and 14 sacks. Ferguson was born in Miami.

Draft projection: Third round

 

Delaware defensive lineman Zack Kerr

Hometown: Gaithersburg

High school: Quince Orchard

Size: 6-foot-2, 334 pounds

40-yard dash: 5.12 seconds

Statistics: Recorded 57 tackles last season with 5.5 tackles for losses and 3.5 sacks. Had 27 tackles, a sack and returned an interception for a touchdown as a junior.

Accomplishments: Named All-Colonial Athletic Conference as a senior and a co-captain, was a second-team all-conference selection as a junior.

Background: Transferred from the University of Maryland.

Draft projection: Fifth round to seventh round


Maryland defensive back Dexter McDougle

Hometown: Falmouth, Va.

High school: Stafford

Size: 5-foot-10, 195 pounds

40-yard dash: 4.32 to 4.42 seconds

Statistics: Intercepted two passes against Connecticut last season, returning one for a touchdown before injuring his shoulder and undergoing surgery. Had 13 tackles and three interceptions in four games last season. Had 71 tackles as a junior. Intercepted three passes as a sophomore, deflecting six passes.

Accomplishments: All-Academic Atlantic Coast Conference.

Background: High school teammate of Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith (Maryland). Ranked 76th-best athlete by Rivals.

Draft projection: Seventh round


Bloomsburg Pa. defensive end Larry Webster Jr.

Hometown: Hagerstown

High school: Elkton

Size: 6-foot-6, 250 pounds

40-yard dash: 4.67 seconds

Statistics: As a senior, Webster recorded 12.5 sacks and 16 tackles for losses. As a junior, Webster had 13.5 sacks and 15 tackles for losses. He caught two touchdown passes as a tight end. It was his first time playing football since high school.

Accomplishments: Honorable-mention All-American selection, first-team all-conference.

Background: Converted college basketball player was named conference Defensive Player of the Year. Son of former Ravens defensive tackle Larry Webster Sr.

Draft projection: Sixth round to seventh round

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