Browns to WSU prospect: Name things you could do with a brick

Browns to WSU prospect: Name things you could do with a brick

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Washington State Cougars safety Deone Bucannon during the second half against the Colorado State Rams during the 2013 Gildan New Mexico Bowl.

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by NATE SCOTT, USA TODAY Sports 'For The Win'

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Posted on March 7, 2014 at 11:18 AM

So, players at the NFL combine are famously asked all sorts of weird questions, but this one might be the weirdest:

Deone Bucannon is one of the top safety prospects of the draft after finishing a stellar career at Washington State. It’s not quite clear how his ability to think of a lot of things to do with a brick will reflect his ability to play in the NFL, but what do we know?

Intrigued by the question, though, USA TODAY Sports senior digital producer Simon Samano and I timed out one minute and tried to type out every thing we could think to do with a single brick.

Here is that list:
- Toss it in water and see if it floats
- Karate-chop it and hurt my hand
- Throw it through a plate glass window
- Throw it through a car window
- Throw it into a door
- Shot-put it into a field of grass
- Shoot the brick through a hoop
- Roll it like a bowling ball
- Try to eat it, break teeth
- Spike it Gronk-style to see if it breaks
- Make a very small walkway

So there you have it. Browns, how did we do?

 

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