GAA

Watch: Meath Senior Footballers Take On The NFL Combine

Watch: Meath Senior Footballers Take On The NFL Combine

We've all had that thought while watching the annual NFL Combine: "I wonder how I'd get on at that?"

For those unfamiliar with the Combine, it's a yearly event where college level American football players showcase their physical and mental skills in front of NFL coaches and scouts. The event consists of various challenges, such as the broad jump, benchpress and the famous 40 yard dash.

Fed up with just wondering how they'd get on, a handful of Meath senior footballers decided to actually do it. Meath corner back David Toner enlisted the help of some of the players from the Meath Bulldogs American football team, as he and his teammates, Cillian O'Sullivan, Conor McGill and Gavin McCoy faced the challenges.

They took on the benchpress, the 40 yard dash, the 20 yard shuttle,  the broad jump, the vertical jump and the gauntlet drill. Here's how they got on:

Advertisement

See Also: NFL Prospect Runs The Fastest Draft Combine 40-Yard Dash Ever

Mark Farrelly
Article written by
Balls Media Audience Development Manager. Former Miss World 1997 contestant.

You may also like