Sunday, March 29, 2015

Carolina Panthers GM to scout Pierce, others

ATHENS, Ohio – Carolina Panthers general manager Marty Hurney is scheduled to attend Temple’s Wednesday night game against Ohio.

Carolina Panthers GM to scout Pierce, others

ATHENS, Ohio – Carolina Panthers general manager Marty Hurney is scheduled to attend Temple’s Wednesday night game against Ohio.

Hurney and representatives from the New York Giants, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints,  Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be on hand to scout players.

So who are they mainly coming to scout from Temple?

"Bernard Pierce," an Ohio source said of the junior tailback.

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The source said the scouts also want to look at “a couple Owls linebackers and No. 6 [junior cornerback Maurice Jones.]”

About this blog
Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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