Check out the above video from the 5PM newscast about Tristan Wirfs’ decision to leave Iowa and declare for the NFL Draft.
9:30 a.m. update
Tristan Wirfs was a popular man at his media session this morning.
A lot of questions about which teams he’s met with, both formally and informally. Wirfs said he had three formal interviews his first night in Indianapolis, seven on Tuesday and then another 12 tomorrow.
There was also a lot of talk about his mother, Sarah, and the impact she had on him growing up in Mount Vernon, Iowa. If you guys recall, I profiled that relationship before the Holiday Bowl.
A.J. Epenesa was officially sized up earlier this morning. Here are his measurements per Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports.
Height: 6-5 1/8, Weight: 275, Hand: 10 1/8, Arm: 34 4/8, Wingspan: 81 2/8
7 a.m. update
Offensive linemen, running back and specialists meet the media this morning at the Indiana Convention Center.
Iowa’s Tristan Wirfs takes the podium at 8 a.m. CST. A.J. Epenesa’s measurements should be coming up later this morning.
Iowa State long snapper Steven Wirtel talks in less than a half hour.
ICYMI on Tuesday, former Hawkeyes quarterback Nate Stanley is tweaking his mechanics with a quarterback specialist to hopefully achieve more consistency at the next level.