Wentz to be spotlighted in two draft series
(STATS) - North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz will be featured by ESPN in two NFL draft series beginning this weekend.
Wentz, who is considered a likely top 10 pick, will appear on "SportsCenter Special: Gruden's QB Camp" with Super Bowl champion coach and Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. EDT on ABC. Additional episodes will air on ESPN later this month, including a "Best Of" episode at 9 p.m. on April 21.
Wentz also will be spotlighted in "Hey Rookie, Welcome to the NFL," a four-part series produced by NFL Films that debuts on ESPN at 7:30 p.m. April 12. "Hey Rookie" will air four straight Tuesdays, with episode 2 scheduled for 7:30 p.m. April 19, episode 3 at 9:30 p.m. April 26, and the final episode set for 8:30 p.m. May 3.
The 6-foot-5, 237-pound Wentz was named the most outstanding player in each of the last two FCS national championship games. The Bison have won five straight titles.