North Carolina LB Ced Gray understands opportunity of NFL Combine

Ced Gray

INDIANAPOLIS — North Carolina linebacker Ced Gray posted back-to-back seasons on the First Team All-Atlantic Coast Conference.

In 2023, Gray finished with 121 tackles, 11 for loss and a career-high five sacks.

In 2022, Gray perhaps had his best season. The Charlotte, North Carolina, native had a career-best 145 tackles and eight passes defended.

Now Gray looks forward to the NFL Combine on Thursday when he takes measurements an on-field workouts in front of NFL scouts and executives.

“The Senior Bowl was a huge opportunity to compete with the best players in the country,” Gray told the media on Wednesday afternoon. “I came out of that feeling like I competed very, very well. It was a huge honor to be there, meet guys and learn from NFL coaches.”