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Stefon Diggs, Deon Long vying for attention at NFL combine
Stefon Diggs, Deon Long vying for attention at NFL combine

The route that former Maryland wide receivers Stefon Diggs and Deon Long ran to reach the NFL scouting combine wasn't an uninterrupted fly pattern. Both dealt with adversity in college, but this week they're auditioning for all 32 NFL teams at Lucas Oil Stadium. A blue-chip recruit from Good Counsel who chose the Terps over competing scholarship offers from Ohio State, Florida and Auburn, Diggs dealt with serious injuries each of his last two seasons before declaring for the NFL draft. Long bounced around to four colleges, attending West Virginia, New Mexico and Iowa Western Junior College before finishing his career with the Terps. Like Diggs, Long suffered a broken leg...

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