Rice CB Phillip Gaines posted an official 4.38 forty at the NFL Combine.
Rice signed coach David Bailiff to a new five-year contract.
Rice sophomore QB Nate German, along with 13 BCS starters, will work with QB guru George Whitfield in March.
Rice senior CB Phillip Gaines accepted an invitation to play in the East-West Shrine Game.
Rice K Chris Boswell has been invited to the Senior Bowl.
Rice senior CB Phillip Gaines and LB Cameron Nwosu will not play in the season opener against Texas A&M.
49ers selected Rice TE Vance McDonald with the No. 55 overall pick.
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah lists Rice TE Vance McDonald as his boom-or-bust prospect at the position.
NFL network's Daniel Jeremiah is hearing Rice TE Vance McDonald could be an early to mid second-round selection.
NFL Network's Brian Billick compared Rice TE Vance McDonald to Dustin Keller.
The Eagles worked out Rice TE Vance McDonald on Monday.
NFL.com's Gil Brandt writes that Rice TE Vance McDonald could go in the Top 70 picks after his impressive pro day.
Rice TE Luke Wilson ran a 4.49 forty and measured in at 6'5/251 pounds during the school's pro day.
NFL Network's Mike Mayock now lists Rice's Vance McDonald among his top five TEs.
Rice TE Vance McDonald ran a 4.69 official forty, with a 1.67 10 yard split.