The Scouting Combine always gives rise to at least one story of actual or embellished altercations among and between the various constituencies represented at the annual NFL Indianapolis convention. Here’s the 2016 version: Falcons defensive line coach Bryan Cox shoved a Cardinals scout regarding access to incoming rookies during the interview process. The Falcons were interviewing a player, Atlanta’s time was up, and the Cardinals scout was waiting to escort the player to the Arizona interview room. Cox confronted the Cardinals scout with some verbal not-so-niceties. Cox then shoved the Cardinals employee. It did not escalate beyond that. The Cardinals had no comment on the matter. The Falcons issued the following statement to PFT, from Cox.
Bryan Cox shoves Cardinals scout, plans to apologize
Pro Football Talk | Feb 27