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Small-school Skelton hoping to hit it big

Far from Cam Newton's pro day spectacle, Fordham TE works toward his NFL dream

Updated: March 9, 2011, 2:23 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

More than 200 miles from the billionaires-versus-millionaires labor fight in Washington, D.C., and a world away from the clamor created by the future millionaire/entertainer/icon known as Cam Newton, the purest form of the NFL spring played out Tuesday in the Bronx.

The small-school dreamers -- 28 of them -- showed up to Fordham's pro day on the Rose Hill campus. Six Fordham seniors, along with 22 other draft-eligible players from 13 other area schools, ran, jumped, lifted and shuttled for ...

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