Lukas Van Ness was ranked as a freshman in NFL mock drafts from the second the Iowa Hawkeyes ended their season. He’s seen immense hype all around him, and all eyes are eagerly awaiting his NFL combine performance.

He delivered. And then some. Van Ness didn’t just show up and perform. He showed up and set the NFL world on fire with his speed, strength, size, mobility, fluidity and all-around power at the combine.

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In Iowa, Van Ness wreaked havoc on the backfields every time he took the field. His ability to play outside and rush the passer, coupled with the ability to slide inside and defend the run, has fascinated so many NFL teams and scouts about him.

With a stellar performance at the NFL Combine, he now has Pro Day in Iowa ahead of him should he decide to attend before keeping an eye on the NFL Draft. Here’s what social media had to say about Van Ness at the combine.


Dominant drilling work

Hercules makes it look easy

He’s a natural

Top defender linemen 40-yard dash times

Dominant all day

speed in the shuttle

Van Ness speaks of versatility

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