The NFL measures the size of a player’s hands during the scouting combine, and especially for this drill, you can see why that may be important.
The Green Bay Packers wide receiving core went through the “man hands” drill Tuesday, where they took turns holding up their hands to the nozzle of the jugs machine, having to secure the ball being shot at them just inches away.
“Man hands” drill at Packers training camp ??? pic.twitter.com/zI1WCoiB9U
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You can tell a few towards to back of the line were rookies…
It’s always interesting to gain insight on how the best players in the world at catching a ball shape their craft on the practice field.