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Pro Scouting Director of the Year

Reggie McKenzie (AP/Jim Biever, Packers)

Professional scouting directors have the primary responsibility for talent evaluation efforts and results. Former pro scout Tom Marino points out who he believes are the top four from each conference, along with his picks for AFC and NFC Pro Scouting Director of the Year.

The position of professional scouting director in the National Football League is a relatively new position established when the great George Halas and his then vice president of player personnel, Bobby Walston, appointed former linebacker coach Ed "Catfoot" Cody to the position in 1972.  The naming of Cody to the position didn't create much of a ripple in scouting or media circles, nor did the... Recommended Stories

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