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Rob Rang / Special to USA Today
It wasn't the dominant workout some anticipated, but LSU defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey remains in consideration for the No. 1 overall pick after the Tigers' pro day on Wednesday. He participated in the full workout, and LSU team doctors tried to quell concerns regarding an old injury and a reported recent surgery.
The Tigers' team doctors assured the estimated 120 representatives from all 32 teams that the report on an NFL team website of Dorsey undergoing a secret knee surgery in recent weeks was false, and that Dorsey has never undergone surgery. They also said Dorsey is fully recovered from the stress fracture in his right tibia first suffered in 2006 that still hindered him throughout last season.
That was enough for three teams, including one with a top five selection, to tell NFLDraftScout.com they are confident enough in Dorsey's health to select him if he is available when it is their turn. Full Story – USA Todayhttp://www.usatoday.com/sports/football/nfl/2008-03-26-dorsey-pro-day_N.htm