In 2012, the NFL opened up its annual scouting combine in Indianapolis to a group of 250 fans. The experiment must have been a success, because the NFL is continuing the policy this year.
Fans are required to register online stating why they should be granted this unique opportunity. Tickets are free and available for the 40 yard dash for quarterbacks and wide receivers or offensive linemen and tight ends and position skill drills for each grouping.
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