From SUAthletics.com

Five members of the Syracuse football team moved one step closer to their dreams of making it in the National Football League during Pro Day at the Carrier Dome on Tuesday, April 6. Twenty NFL scouts were on hand to evaluate the skills of nose tackle Arthur Jones, tight end Mike Owen, quarterback Greg Paulus, wide receiver Lavar Lobdell and former Orange safety Paul Chiara. While Jones participated in agility and strength drills, Owen, Chiara and Lobdell were the receiving targets for Paulus.

“It went well,” Jones said. “I’m okay with my performance as far as my defensive line drills. I think I did a pretty good job. It was a little tougher doing drills by yourself, I’m used to having a couple other guys there. Overall, it went pretty well.”

Syracuse assistant athletics director for strength and conditioning Will Hicks and head strength and

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