TCU LB Paul Dawson met with the St. Louis Rams and New Orleans Saints at last week's pro day event.
TCU LB Paul Dawson ran a 4.78 40-yard dash at his pro day.
TFY Draft Insider Tony Pauline reports that TCU LB Paul Dawson met with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, and has an official visit set up with the Vikings and Panthers, and will work out for the Patriots.
NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein ranks TCU LB Paul Dawson as the best linebacker in the class.
TCU LB Paul Dawson "now looks like trouble seeking someplace to happen and the jury is out on whether he will cause more problems for opponents or his own team," opined NFLDraftScout.com's Frank Cooney.
TCU LB Paul Dawson has scheduled visits with the Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons, Minnesota Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Kansas City Chiefs.
TCU LB Paul Dawson "will need to do some damage control by improving [his combine] numbers with a strong [pro day] showing to help ease concerns for teams considering him in the Day 2 range," observed Scouts Inc.'s Kevin Weidl.
NFL Media analyst Charles Davis wrote that TCU LB Paul Dawson "needs to look as athletic in drills as he does during games" at his pro day.
TCU LB Paul Dawson "kind of does his own thing, which coaches don't love," an NFL scout said.
TCU LB Paul Dawson still ranks as Mike Mayock's top prospect at the position.
NFL Media senior analyst Gil Brandt believes TCU S Chris Hackett will "overcome his lack of raw speed with his competitiveness" at the next level.
NFL Media senior analyst Gil Brandt is confident TCU LB Paul Dawson "can overcome his lack of speed and athletic ability to be effective at the next level."
TCU redshirt junior QB Trevone Boykin will undergo surgery in April to repair a fractured wrist.
NFL Media analyst Mike Mayock mentioned that an "old-school scout" told him to trust his gut on TCU LB Paul Dawson.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline noted that while TCU LB Paul Dawson "physically runs a 4.95 forty, mentally he plays at a 4.3 speed."