The month of March will be full of Pro Days on SEC campuses.
On Thursday the conference confirmed the dates for each football program’s NFL showcases this spring.
Alabama begins the Pro Day action on March 7, and LSU will hold the last one on April 4.
SEC Network will feature coverage from all 14 Pro Days, including live on-site reports from Alabama and Georgia, the SEC’s two College Football Playoff representatives from last season.
SEC Pro Day Schedule
|DATE||SCHOOL||SEC Network Cast|
|Wednesday, March 7||Alabama Pro Day Show (live at 1 p.m. ET)||Host: Peter Burns
Analysts: Marcus Spears, Tom Luginbill, Greg McElroy (on site)
Draft Specialist: Matt Bowen
|Friday, March 9||Auburn Pro Day|
|Tuesday, March 13||Vanderbilt Pro Day|
|Monday, March 19||Tennessee Pro Day|
|Tuesday, March 20||South Carolina Pro Day|
|Wednesday, March 21||Georgia Pro Day Show (live at 10 a.m.)||Host: Peter Burns
Analysts: Marcus Spears, Tom Luginbill, Matt Stinchcomb (on site)
Draft Specialist: Jeff Legwold
|Friday, March 23||Missouri Pro Day|
|Kentucky Pro Day|
|Monday, March 26||Arkansas Pro Day|
|Tuesday, March 27||Ole Miss Pro Day|
|Texas A&M Pro Day|
|Wednesday, March 28||Florida Pro Day|
|Mississippi State Pro Day|
|Wednesday, April 4||LSU Pro Day|
NFL teams send general managers, coaches, and scouts to Pro Days to evaluate players as they go through similar workouts to the NFL combine, such as the 40-yard dash, various weightlifting, shuttle and cone drills, and position specific drills. Often NFL head coaches or assistants will put the players through the drills themselves.
Every draft-eligible player from a school will usually participate in his the Pro Day, which are even more beneficial for the seniors and underclassmen who did not receive invites to the combine.