Texas D’onta Foreman speaks about leaving The University of Texas for the NFL Draft during a press conference at the University of Texas. D’onta Foreman finished his junior year with FBS-high 2,028 yards. RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Texas ex D’Onta Foreman proving to be popular prospect at NFL Combine

Posted March 2nd, 2017

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Former Texas star D’Onta Foreman is having a busy NFL Combine, meeting and touching base with teams that want to gather more information on the tailback.

Foreman told reporters in Indianapolis that he’s already met with the Los Angeles Chargers and Denver Broncos. He also has plans to chat with Houston, Pittsburgh, Green Bay, New England. Washington, Minnesota, Philadelphia, Jacksonville,, Indianapolis and Seattle.

Foreman and the other tailbacks bench pressed for the scouts on Thursday. Foreman had 18 reps of 225 pounds.  He and the other backs will go through position workouts and all speed and agility drills on Friday. Foreman is looking to run a good time in the 40-yard dash. He dropped 16 pounds while training for the combine.

 

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