If we have learned one thing over the years in the NFL, it is that being the biggest man on the field does not always translate to being the best. However, things like hand size and arm length do matter for players at certain positions, especially in the eyes of scouts.
So Tuesday as every participant in the 2016 Senior Bowl stepped onto the stage for the official weigh-ins, there were plenty of eyes on the numbers running across the screen.
After all, first impressions do impact the perception from scouts.
Players like Baylor standout Shawn Oakman proved to be the physical specimen that many had anticipated, while other players measured in significantly lower than their college height and weight.
Now with the numbers officially in, who were the biggest winners and losers from the early part of Senior Bowl week? Let’s take a look.