Watkins, Boyd to attend NFLPA Rookie Premiere

by - Assoc. Editor -
    |
Player Photo
Pos: WR   Height: 6-1   Weight: 205   Hometown: Fort Myers, FL (South Fort Myers HS)  
Years Played: 2011 - 2013

Former Clemson wide receiver is taking part in the NFLPA Rookie Premiere in Los Angeles. Top rookies in each draft class are forced to attend the event.

Sammy WatkinsSammy Watkins
Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
#2 6-1, 205
Fort Myers, FL

View Full Profile
told the local media that he wished he could have stayed at the Bills OTA's.

“I would rather stay here and get the connection with the quarterback,” Watkins said. “I don’t want to fall behind. It’s a long season so I need to be prepared to be ready for the first game. It’s kind of sad that I have to leave for three or four days and everybody will have that two or three days ahead of me. So I really have to go down to the rookie premiere and study the plays and actually get out there running and train a little bit and not get behind too far.”

Watkins and Tajh BoydTajh Boyd
Quarterback (2009 - 2013)
#10 6-1, 225
Hampton, VA

View Full Profile
will be two of 40 NFL rookies that will be present.

Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment
    |
Loading...
Post your comments!

Clemson players react to Texans drafting Deshaun Watson

WATCH: Watson sends first message to Texans fans

WATCH: Watson brought to tears as he reads a letter from his mom after Draft

Williams and Watson make NFL history

Emotional Watson finds his new home after "surreal" draft night

WATCH: Mike Williams reacts to being picked 7th overall

Mike Williams on Chargers' pick: "This is something I've dreamed of"

Houston Texans players react to Deshaun Watson pick

WATCH: Watson emotional after selected by Texans
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Updates
Daily Digest