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NFL Releases Its 2017 Combine List

Posted Feb 15, 2017

Here's a look at the NFL's list of players invited to the 2017 Combine.

With the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine around the corner, the NFL released its list of invitations for the four-day event, which will be held in Indianapolis.

This year, 332 college prospects will try to impress NFL scouts and executives as they put their talents on display at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Here’s a breakdown of the players invited; the full list can also be viewed, here.

173 Offensive Players

16 Quarterbacks

33 Running backs and Fullbacks

47 Offensive linemen

19 Tight ends

58 Wide Outs

148 Defensive Players

59 Defensive linemen

29 Linebackers

24 Safeties

36 Cornerbacks

11 Special Teams Players

4 Kickers

5 Punters

2 Long Snappers

The Bay Area will be well represented at the Combine with a total of seven players from Cal (three) and Stanford (four). Here’s a look at who will be participating.

California

Wide out Chad Hansen

Long snapper Bradley Northnagel

Quarterback Davis Webb

Stanford

Running back Christian McCaffrey

Wide out Michael Rector

Defensive lineman Solomon Thomas

Kicker Conrad Ukropina

Among the group, McCaffrey is the standout talent, and has been highly touted as one of the premier talents in the 2017 NFL Draft. In 2015, the former Stanford Cardinal was in the running for the Heisman Trophy after breaking Barry Sander’s single-season record with 2,664 all-purpose yards.

On the Cal side, Webb recently put on a show at the Reese’s Senior Bowl, and had a decent season for the Golden Bears where he put up 4,295 passing yards and 37 touchdowns.

For more information, here's a look at the NFL Combine Preview.