WACO, Texas (AP) – Robert Griffin was able to impress teams and scouts without throwing a pass at the NFL combine.
Photos: 2012 NFL Combine
There was his official time of 4.41 seconds in the 40-yard dash, fastest among quarterbacks, and the Heisman Trophy winner believes he ran even faster. And there were interviews with at least eight teams, including the Indianapolis Colts, who have the No. 1 draft pick.
“I think I was able to go out there and affirm to the scouts how athletic I am, or impress them even more,” Griffin said Monday. “I was able to show people that I am as advertised. I’m a good guy, I like to make people laugh. I can’t remember a meeting I didn’t go in and we weren’t laughing.
“You go there and do what you’re supposed to do, create a buzz for yourself,” he said.