NFL Draft Audio: Snelling's Packers Workout
(Getty Images)
(Getty Images)
Scout.com
Posted Apr 27, 2007


Representatives from the Green Bay Packers traveled to Virginia to interview RB/FB Jason Snelling and to work him out. He shared his thoughts on the experience and on his Pro Day with Scout.com's Ed Thompson. Carolina and Denver have shown interest as well, so where will he land? We'll find out this weekend.

Just one advantage that Jason Snelling has over some of the other running backs in this year's draft is the fact that he has game experience at both the fullback position and the featured running back position. And he's very effective in the passing game as a receiver out of the backfield as well.

So it shouldn't have been a huge surprise that Green Bay sent a team of representatives to the University of Virginia to get a closer look at Snelling. And he found that his experience under Virginia's head coach Al Groh, a former NFL coach, made the interview process much easier.

"We ran an NFL-style offense," he explained. "The difference was in the terminology of what they called it and what we called it. It looked pretty easy, so I'd feel real comfortable going into their system as well as other teams'."

Scout.com subscribers can listen as Jason describes his experience with the Packers in this exclusive 4-minute audio clip:

Listen to Audio

You can learn more about Jason at his player profile page. And Scout.com subscribers can enjoy this NFL Draft Q&A feature with him that was published at Scout.com in February prior to the Combine.



Related Stories
NFL Draft Buzz: April 10th
 -by ScoutNFLNetwork.com  Apr 10, 2007
NFL Draft Q&A With Jason Snelling
 -by ScoutNFLNetwork.com  Feb 18, 2007
Draft Snapshot: FB Jason Snelling
 -by ScoutNFLNetwork.com  Feb 17, 2007

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
> Members-only Forums
> Insider Information
> Free Agency &
   Draft News
> Expert Chats

Sign Up Today!

Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from ScoutNFLNetwork.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
RB Jason Snelling (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Carolina
Football > Denver
Football > Green Bay
Football > Lloyd C. Bird HS > Alumni
[View My HotList]