Data Scout Notes: 2012: 2ndC...2011: NA...2010: NA
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Draft Scout Cory Grissom News
07/31/13 - DT Cory Grissom has yet to practice in training camp while dealing with an undisclosed injury.
05/03/13 - Patriots sign 19 Rookie Free Agents...Grissom, 22, appeared in 46 games with 40 starts at South Florida and posted 105 tackles, five sacks, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. The 6-2, 316-pounder, was named second-team All-Big East as a senior in 2012. - New England Patriots
03/28/13 - 2013 South Florida Pro Day: South Florida held its pro day on March 6 outdoors on grass. A total of 17 representatives from NFL teams were on hand to watch, including San Francisco 49ers secondary coach Ed Donatell. Cory Grissom, NT (6-1 3/4, 303 pounds) - The defensive standout had a good position workout and went 4.82 in the 40. He recorded 24 reps in bench press at the standard 225 pounds. - Gil Brandt, NFL.com
12/10/12 - 2012 ALL-BIG EAST SECOND TEAM (COACHES): DL Cory Grissom, USF, Sr., La Grange, Ga./Troup County, has been selected Second Team All-BIG EAST Conference (Coaches selection) for the 2012 college football season. Grissom will be suiting up for the Senior Bowl after ranking second among USF defenders with 7.0 tackles for loss along with 38 tackles and 2.5 sacks. - South Florida football
11/28/12 - The University of South Florida will have a presence at the 2013 Senior Bowl in DT Cory Grissom. The game will be played Jan. 26 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. Grissom said his reaction to the invite was purely emotional. "When I first found out, I didn't know whether to jump up and down, just laugh out loud or cry — I did all three actually," he said. The Senior Bowl is the most recognized showcase game for players out of college eligibility and preparing for a potential NFL future. The Bulls' have been represented in recent years by DT Terrell McClain, CB Jerome Murphy, DE George Selvie, S Nate Allen and LB Tyrone McKenzie, all of whom were drafted.
Three players from the Big East played in last year's game: UConn's Kendall Reyes and the Cincinnati duo of Isaiah Pead and Derek Wolfe. All three are currently on NFL rosters. Defensive coordinator Chris Cosh said he wasn't aware of any other USF seniors headed to showcase games, but that changes frequently as spots begin to fill. - Tampa Bay Online