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2011 NFL Draft: Virginia Tech RB Ryan Williams' First-Round Hopes

Ryan Williams has a very outside shot at being taken in Thursday's first round, but he'll likely have to wait until the second round.

"We have a pro style-slash-spread," said (Tyrod) Taylor. "That’s what I will call it. We run every...

"We have a pro style-slash-spread," said (Tyrod) Taylor. "That’s what I will call it. We run every route that the NFL runs. Just certain people are a little different, certain steps. But as far as everything that we worked on, we ran that at Virginia Tech. It’s just called a little different, and the way they [run routes] out of the backfield, they did it out of a split instead of the I-formation. But everything they ran I was comfortable with."

Scout.com has a run-down of Tyrod's private workout with the Dolphins. Sounds like Tech's offensive system has him well-prepared for tackling an NFL playbook.

Bourbon Shots: NFL Draft Update on Former Hokies

Former Hokies are making good impressions on writers around SB Nation's NFL communities.

"Virginia Tech cornerback Rashad Carmichael ran the 40-yard dash in 4.39 seconds and running back...

"Virginia Tech cornerback Rashad Carmichael ran the 40-yard dash in 4.39 seconds and running back Ryan Williams was clocked between 4.45 and 4.49 seconds at the Hokies' Pro Day workout, according to an NFL source with knowledge of the situation."

National Football Post has some info from Virginia Tech's pro day, which was held Thursday in Blacksburg. Media were not allowed.

Ryan Williams talks to Fox Sports about preparing for the NFL Draft.

Ryan Williams talks to Fox Sports about preparing for the NFL Draft.

How Virginia Tech's Ryan Williams and Tyrod Taylor Performed at the NFL Combine

Ryan Williams and Tyrod Taylor had mixed results at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Virginia Tech's Ryan Williams and Tyrod Taylor Look to Improve Draft Stock at NFL Combine

The Hokies will send five players to the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine

5 Virginia Tech Hokies Invited to 2011 NFL Combine

Tyrod Taylor is among five Hokies who were invited to the combine.

Bourbon Shots: Hokies in the NFL Draft Edition

A hodge podge of links, including updates on three Hokies trying to improve their draft stock.

Watch Virginia Tech CB Rashad Carmichael Prepare for the Senior Bowl

Virginia Tech's Rashad Carmichael will be taking part in this week's Senior Bowl. The game and its practices will be televised on NFL Network.

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