Pro day cancellations forcing changes to NFL draft process
April 5, 2020
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bill Polian simplified the NFL's draft process years ago.
He studied film, relied on medical experts, checked the numbers and interviewed players.
With the flurry of pro days canceled because of the new coronavirus, the Hall of Fame executive who constructed multiple Super Bowl teams during his 32-year career believes it's time for a return to his throwback approach.
"Really all you need, and it's especially true in a time like today, you need the game film, the physical exam, which may be difficult to get right now, and the measurables," he told The Associated Press....