Jan. 18, 2012
TAMPA, Fla. - Coastal Carolina cornerback Josh Norman is one of 20 prospects from non-FBS schools at the East-West Shrine Game, and he isn't merely taking advantage of the opportunity to show NFL scouts he stacks up against players from major conferences.
After Wednesday's practices, NFL.com (CLICK HERE) and The New York Times (CLICK HERE) both featured Norman. Also, CLICK HERE from coverage on Norman from MockingtheDraft.com and how he shut down two of the best receivers from the Big Ten from Sports Illustrated's Tony Pauline (CLICK HERE).
The following stories were written earlier this week:
For the complete story from CBSSports.com, CLICK HERE.
Watch the video showing Norman and talking of his skills from NFL.com, CLICK HERE.
Norman was also singled out by Chad Reuter of NFL.com, CLICK HERE for his practice notes.
Also from NFL.com, Buck Brooks reported "an NFC South official proclaimed Norman as one of the top small prospects at the game." For Brooks' practice notes, CLICK HERE.
Tony Pauline of SI.com said "Of all the defensive backs in attendance, Norman is the one that truly passes the eyeball test." For his complete comments on Norman, CLICK HERE.
BleacherReport.com gave Norman the "Defensive Game Ball" for his effort. CLICK HERE for full article.
The 87th East-West Shrine Game will be played on Jan. 21, 2012, at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. The 4 p.m. (EST) game will be televised live on the NFL Network.