More than a dozen former Buckeyes participated in Ohio State’s pro day in Columbus this past Friday, with several small-school prospects taking part as well.
This was the first opportunity for safety Kurt Coleman and defensive tackle Doug Worthington to workout for scouts and other NFL personnel. Both Coleman (groin) and Worthington (strained pectoral muscle) were unable to participate in Indianapolis at the combine last month due to injury.
Defensive end Thaddeus Gibson turned some heads on Friday when he posted 40 times of 4.59 and 4.58 seconds—a nice improvement from the 4.79 and 4.82 he ran at the combine.
One small-school player to take note of is cornerback Akwasi Owusu-Ansah (6-0