June 19, 2006

Rowe ready to Rise

Long Beach, Calif., Poly defensive end Kenny Rowe exemplifies the difference between a combine hero and a football player.

At 6-foot-2, 215-pounds, Rowe is an undersized defensive end with average speed. While his testing numbers aren't amazing, his football numbers have grabbed the attention of the entire PAC-10 conference.

Playing at Southern California's highest level of high school football, Rowe had 66 tackles and 11 sacks as a junior. At the Palo Alto NIKE Camp, his 40-time was ignored by college coaches when he dominated one-on-one drills later in the day.

Simply put; Rowe's abilities are subtle until he lines up across from you.

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