Sources: Joe Mixon, Ishmael Zamora not invited to NFL scouting combine
Mixon, who was suspended for the 2014 season for punching a woman, is among the top five running backs in the draft based on talent, according to ESPN NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr.
The exclusion of both players was first reported by USA Today.
It is unclear if the players’ off-the-field troubles were factors in their omission from the list.
In 2016, the NFL announced a policy that college players with convictions for domestic violence, sexual assault or weapons offenses would not be invited to the combine. But that…