Greater than 150 prospects hoping to be picked within the 2022 NFL Draft might sit out the league’s annual scouting Mix as a gaggle of brokers are organizing a boycott of the occasion attributable to “bubble” restrictions, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.
The league introduced strict protocols in a memo Saturday that informed prospects they are going to be “restricted to safe Mix venues” and allowed to convey just one absolutely vaccinated individual for medical assist.
“That is actually dangerous for the league to spring these restrictions on the gamers on the final minute,” an unnamed agent told Aaron Wilson of Pro Football Network. “That is unfair. Individuals spend a ton of money and time preparing for the mix. This isn’t good, and it gained’t stand. We’re taking motion and are going to have our voices heard.”
A yr in the past, the 2021 NFL Mix did not occur and prospects labored out solely at their particular person professional days. The 2022 NFL Mix will convey the occasion again to Indianapolis and can start with quarterbacks, tight ends, and vast receivers arriving on Feb. 28. Every place group is scheduled to spend 5 days in Indianapolis.