The FCS doesn't have its own Combine, but what it does have is a list of dozens of on-campus Pro Days — and of course some FCS prospects are invited to the big NFL Combine in Indianapolis every year. So we decided to create a "Mythical" FCS Combine, taking all of the above results, throwing them into one database and breaking down a leaderboard by position — and we were able to add in more than 320 FCS players' results.
Below is the final version.
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40-YARD DASH (SECONDS)
Why is this measured?: It is primarily run to evaluate speed and acceleration.
TOP NFL COMBINE MARK FOR QBs: Quinton Flowers, South Florida – 4.63 seconds
TOP 10 RANGE FOR COMBINE FOR QBs: 4.88 seconds or faster
|SOUTH DAKOTA||Chris Streveler||4.45|
|HOLY CROSS||Peter Pujols||4.58|
|JAMES MADISON||Bryan Schor||4.74|
|EASTERN KENTUCKY||Tim Boyle||4.75|
|NORTHERN ARIZ.||Gerrit Groenewold||4.82|
VERTICAL JUMP (INCHES)
Why is this measured?: It is a measure of how high an individual or athlete can elevate off the ground from a standstill.
TOP NFL COMBINE MARK FOR QBs: Josh Allen, Wyoming – 33.5 inches
TOP 10 RANGE FOR COMBINE FOR QBs: 29.5 inches or better
|SOUTH DAKOTA||Chris Streveler||38.5|
|HOLY CROSS||Peter Pujols||38|
|EASTERN KENTUCKY||Tim Boyle||35.5|
BROAD JUMP (INCHES)
Why is this measured?: It is to measure the explosive power of the legs.
TOP NFL COMBINE MARK FOR QBs: Josh Allen, Wyoming – 119 inches
TOP 10 RANGE FOR COMBINE FOR QBs: 110 inches or better
|SOUTH DAKOTA||Chris Streveler||125|
|HOLY CROSS||Peter Pujols||120|
|NORTHERN ARIZ.||Gerrit Groenewold||118|
|EASTERN KENTUCKY||Tim Boyle||117|
3-CONE DRILL (SECONDS)
Why is this measured?: It is primarily run to evaluate the agility, quickness and fluidity of movement of players.
TOP NFL COMBINE MARK FOR QBs: Quinton Flowers, South Florida – 6.81 seconds
TOP 10 RANGE FOR COMBINE FOR QBs: 7.09 seconds or faster
|HOLY CROSS||Peter Pujols||6.9|
|EASTERN KENTUCKY||Tim Boyle||7.04|
|SOUTH DAKOTA||Chris Streveler||7.48|
20-YARD SHUTTLE (SECONDS)
Why is this measured?: It is primarily run to evaluate the quickness and change-of-direction ability of players.
TOP NFL COMBINE MARK FOR QBs: Kyle Lauletta, Richmond – 4.07 seconds
TOP 10 RANGE FOR COMBINE FOR QBs: 4.40 seconds or faster
|HOLY CROSS||Peter Pujols||4.07|
|SOUTH DAKOTA||Chris Streveler||4.2|
|NORTHERN ARIZ.||Gerrit Groenewold||4.39|
|EASTERN KENTUCKY||Tim Boyle||4.49|