Report: Former VCU basketball actor Mo Alie-Cox to pointer with Indianapolis Colts
April 20, 2017 - Basketballs
The try by former VCU basketball actor Mo Alie-Cox to mangle by to a NFL has proven successful, as a energy brazen who will pointer a giveaway representative agreement with a Indianapolis Colts, according to a news from ESPN.
At 6-foot-7, 250 pounds, Alie-Cox might’ve had a possibility to make a vital personification basketball professionally overseas. But a pierce to a NFL to play parsimonious finish and locate passes from Andrew Luck indeed creates a lot of sense, even if he hasn’t played football given his beginner year in high school.
In his college career, Alie-Cox was a brag of a large male in a paint. His earthy character of play gave VCU an corner down low and helped lead them to four-straight 25-plus win seasons during his time in Richmond. He averaged 9.5 points and 4.2 rebounds final season.
Unlike other NFL Draft hopefuls, Alie-Cox was breeze authorised final season. So instead of watchful for a draft, he had a event to stir teams in pre-draft workouts and pointer during any point. All though dual NFL teams attended his open examination and he done visits, and it seems a Colts are a leader in a sweepstakes.
Alie-Cox will have some adjusting to do to turn successful in a NFL. Workouts will now engage pads and helmets, and a severe NFL report is a sum earthy flip compared to college basketball. But he won’t be brief on opportunities. Colts parsimonious finish Jack Doyle is confirmed as a starter, and Dwayne Allen, who was clearly a No. 2 parsimonious end, is now on a New England Patriots. With his athleticism and large physique for a parsimonious end, he has a possibility to make a sincerely seamless transition into a NFL.