Sunday, March 06, 2005

Scott Young Breaks NFL Combine Bench Press Record

Scott Young broke the NFL Combine Bench Press Record Thursday at the 2005 NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Young a 6'4" 312 lbs guard pressed the 225 lbs. bar for 43 repetitions breaking the NFL Combine Record of 42 in what was a overall super human performance by the BYU offensive linemen. Young who had been consistently hitting marks of 48-53 reps during training will look to increase his showing during his NFL Pro Timing Days held on March 9th and 16th.

Young was the talk of this years combine. He clocked a 4.97 sec. 40 yard dash time, jumped 35" in the vertical jump, 9'7" in the broad jump, and had a blistering 4.37 short shuttle time. Overall Scott tested at the top of his position.