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Zack Carpenter

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MEMBER SINCE   September 16, 2019

Born in Atlanta but bred in the Midwest, I have always been drawn to teams in smaller markets, and my sports allegiances are literally all over the map.

Dreamed of being a sports writer since I was 11, and here I am.

Favorites

  • SPORTS MOMENT: Illinois-Arizona's Elite 8 game in 2005
  • COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYER: Reggie Nelson, Florida Gators
  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL PLAYER: Dee Brown, Illinois Fighting Illini
  • NFL TEAM: Kansas City Chiefs
  • NBA TEAM: Portland Trail Blazers
  • MLB TEAM: St. Louis Cardinals

Recent Activity

Comment 12 Jul 2020

I heard it was 5.5, which would be wildly inaccurate. Late in the morning and then in the afternoon, after the RBs/LBs had already run the 40, they started having problems with the equipment. (It was laser-timed.) One player had knocked over the one of the electronic thingamajigs used for timing and after that it seemed they had more issues getting precise times.