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Inside The NFL's Wonderlic Test – And Why It Matters

CBS Local - 11 Apr 2014
IRVING - I first started writing about the NFL's use of the Wonderlic Test on draft-eligible prospects in the early '90's, at a time when some thought it was a mad-scientist-level effort in overkill. Twenty years later, we've come full-circle, some ...
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Is the Wonderlic test a good predictor of NFL success?

Baltimore Beatdown - 17 Jun 2017
For decades, the Wonderlic Personnel Test has been a staple of the NFL Combine. In conjunction with running around a field and performing various physical tests for scouts, the top collegiate prospects are also asked made to take the 12-minute ...
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Packers Released Vince Young Because of Financial Issues

Total Packers - 27 Jun 2017
He scored 6 on his wonderlic test, where a score of 10 or over is deemed literate. I'm also probably not the smartest guy in the room, but i'm smart enough to know this. There are a plethora of possible reasons Young couldn't stay in the NFL. I'm ...
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Taking the Wonderlic test can be a humbling experience

ESPN - 25 Apr 2017
My thinking has always been along these lines: the Wonderlic test has been part of the NFL draft evaluation process since the early 1970s. As long as scores are being used by teams to make decisions, in varying degrees, we should be able to talk about ...
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Vince Young expresses lingering bitterness toward Jeff Fisher - 27 Jun 2017
The Titans made Vince Young the third overall pick in the 2006 NFL draft, and he played five seasons in Tennessee, all for coach Jeff Fisher. Young doesn't think Fisher did much to help him develop as a franchise quarterback. Young detailed for Sports ...
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LIVE BLOG: Michigan hosts A4 QB and Super Skills position camps - 17 Jun 2017
Jim Harbaugh and Michigan host the annual A4 QB and Super Skills position camps Saturday. Kevin Goheen/Land of 10. Kevin Goheen · @CincyGoGo. Posted 1 week ago. ANN ARBOR — Michigan's tour of satellite camps is complete, so now it's time for ...
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NFL Combine 2017: Best and worst Wonderlic test scores ever - 01 Mar 2017
The Wonderlic Test, a 50 question exam administered by the NFL to prospects at the annual scouting combine is one of the more controversial aspects of the pre-draft process. Designed by the United States Navy in 1936, the test is designed to determine ...
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All top quarterback prospects scored more than 20 on Wonderlic - 23 Apr 2017
The relevance of the Wonderlic test to a player's football ability remains uncertain at best, and the inability of the NFL to secure the results justifies the refusal by players to take the test. (None have, yet.) Ideally, the league would get rid of ...
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Leonard Fournette scored 11 on Wonderlic test: report - 20 Apr 2017
The test results are kept private by the NFL, but inevitably some scores leak out every year. Journal-Sentinel writer Bob McGinn, in a ranking of the top running backs in the draft, rated Fournette No. 1 and included the Wonderlic score without ...
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Take a stab at passing, or failing, the NFL's Wonderlic test

Behind the Steel Curtain - 19 Feb 2017
The Wonderlic test has been an important test for a long time. It is thought that this test measures the intelligence, most notably the problem-solving ability, of the people who take the test. NFL teams began using the Wonderlic test as part of their ...
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Top Workplaces 2017: Royal United Mortgage

Indianapolis Star - 08 Jun 2017
Once the company feels it has found the right employee — all must take the Wonderlic Test as part of the application process — great lengths are made to ensure the best fit within the company, regardless of the initial hiring decision. “They ...
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Should the Wonderlic test be used to evaluate NFL draft prospects?

The Guardian (blog) - 26 Apr 2017
The Wonderlic test score results for NFL draftees aren't supposed to be public, but somehow, year after year, they are. “We do not release test scores to anyone,” a Wonderlic employee told me, “except the NFL Combine representatives. Any Wonderlic test ...
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Myles Garrett Watch: Can you beat the A&M star's Wonderlic score?

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 25 Apr 2017
Garrett scored a 31 out of 50 possible correct answers on the intelligence test, the second-highest score from a defensive lineman in this year's draft field according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Bob McGinn. Larry Ogunjobi of Charlotte, who is ...
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NFL Combine 2017: The Wonderlic Test is probably both good and bad

Bleeding Green Nation - 27 Feb 2017
But one of the more mysterious parts of the week has little to do with athletic ability, and much more with decision-making. The Wonderlic test, which the NFL uses as its benchmark cognitive ability exam during Combine week, is administered to each player.

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