Gareon Conley is the third name you’d bring up when talking about Ohio State defensive backs in the 2017 NFL Draft.
But at the NFL combine, Conley proved that his speed can’t be forgotten. He ran an unofficial 4.45 40-yard dash, the second-best mark for cornerbacks so far on Monday.
Gareon Conley runs a 4.45u in his first 40 attempt. pic.twitter.com/syQvHeu3zo
— Tony Gerdeman (@TonyGerdeman) March 6, 2017
Conley made 21 tackles with four interceptions and eight passes defended as a junior in 2016. For his career, he had 91 tackles and six interceptions.
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