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Sean Smalls isn't bitter, but as he stands on the sidelines after Thursday's training camp workout for the Hartford Colonials, he can't help wondering what might have been.
The former University of Massachusetts cornerback was mentioned as a likely 2009 NFL draft pick early in his senior year. Fast, athletic and big for his position at 6-foot-1, scouts liked his potential. But on a punt return in the Minutemen's late October 42-7 win over Bryant, Smalls slowed up as he crossed into the end zone. The slight deceleration allowed Bryant's Doug Emerzian to dive at his feet.
With the Hartford Colonials, recent grad Kyle Harrington and 2008 grad Sean Smalls are in training camp.
Steve Baylark, UMass' second all-time leading rusher, is in camp with the Sacramento Mountain Lions.
The UFL regular-season starts on Sept. 18.