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Who became the best non-combine player in the NFL?

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Who was the best non-combine player ever?

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But at 6-4, Antonio Gates was considered a tweener by the NBA so he pursued an NFL career. He signed as an undrafted free agent with the Chargers and has gone on to play 15 seasons, getting voted to eight Pro Bowls.

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The NFL passed on a combine invitation to Antonio Gates in 2003 for an obvious reason. He was a basketball player and a very good one. He led Kent State to back-to-back Mid-American Conference championship in his final two seasons and was an honorable mention All-America power forward.

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The NFL annually invites the 330-plus top prospects to Indianapolis for its scouting combine. But the term “top prospects” does not always translate into “best players.”

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By Clark Judge Talk of Fame Network   With Champ Bailey’s release, it may be more than an illustrious career that’s over. It may be the end of the shutdown cornerback, too. Yeah, I know all about Richard Sherman and Darrelle Revis and Patrick Peterson, but they don’t play in an age where base defenses …

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By Clark Judge Talk of Fame Network   For Andre Reed, the time couldn’t be better to make it to Canton — and here’s to the Hall of Fame for understanding. The best receiver on one of the best teams in the last two decades, the former Buffalo star waited patiently for the call — …

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