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Jason Fanaika’s ‘unreal’ journey circles back to Indy

Former Utah defensive end Jason Fanaika prepares to lay a hit on former Cal QB Jared Goff.

By Alaa Abdeldaiem | @Abdeldaiem_Alaa

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — “Unreal.”

Jason Fanaika sat at the center of the table in Lucas Oil Stadium, fielding each question reporters threw his way. The former Utah defensive tackle […]

Spreading social awareness at the NFL Scouting Combine

By Kim Dunlap | @kimjdunlap

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS—National Football League players have been known to use their platforms to spread awareness about social issues. This week, at the NFL Scouting Combine, it has happened at least twice.

Ezekiel Elliott of Ohio State and Vernon Hargreaves of Florida have used their high-profile college careers […]

UTSA pioneer David Morgan II looks to make school history again

Former UTSA tight end David Morgan II answers question during the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday in Indianapolis. (Photo by Kim Dunlap)

By Kim Dunlap | @kimjdunlap

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS–When David Morgan II was recruited to join the University of Texas at San Antonio football team in 2011, the team had […]

Watch: ESPN NFL Insiders Bill Polian and Mark Dominik headline Sports Capital Journalism Program event

Bill Polian (left) and Mark Dominik prepare to discuss growing media coverage of the NFL prior to taking questions from IUPUI students and attendees from the Sports Management Worldwide NFL Combine Career Conference on Thursday at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis. (Photo via Frank Gogola)

Written by Frank Gogola | @FrankGogola

Video by Zach […]

Stanford’s Joshua Garnett combines character, nastiness, as he works toward the NFL

Joshua Garnett answers questions at the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.

By Alaa Abdeldaiem | @Abdeldaiem_Alaa

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — He describes himself as an on-field monster.

At 6-feet, 4-inches and 312 pounds, former Stanford Cardinal guard Joshua Garnett has the size of one, too. A powerful frame and upper body […]