WKU FOOTBALL | Hilltoppers Hold Annual Pro Day

03/27/2017 06:56 PM

The Western Kentucky football program held its annual Pro Day on Monday at the team’s Houchens-Smith Stadium.

Twenty-one former Hilltoppers showed off their skills in front of representatives from 26 different NFL teams.

Those who took part in the Pro Day activities included 18 players on last year’s C-USA championship team.

Plenty of eyes were on former WKU lineman Forrest Lamp, who is projected be a first round draft pick according to multiple mock drafts.

He, along with former wide receiver Taywan Taylor and former running back Ace Wales, talked about their experiences at Pro Day:

The NFL Draft takes place from April 27 through April 29.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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