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Hardy training, hanging, waiting (Football)

If this was any other year chances are Daniel Hardy of Anchorage would be attending his first NFL minicamp with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a newly drafted rookie. But instead he’s still here because of the lockout. The 6-foot-4, 245-pound tight end out of the University of Idaho is prevented from communicating with coaches,… Read more »

NFL’s Tampa Bay Bucs call on Hardy (Football)

Anchorage’s Daniel Hardy is on his way to the NFL. The strapping 6-foot-4, 245-pound tight end out of the University of Idaho was selected today by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft, ending one of the most anxious and emotional roller-coaster days of his life. “It’s still pretty… Read more »

Hardy happy with Pro Day performance (Football)

A few weeks after holding back at the NFL Combine, Anchorage’s Daniel Hardy went all out Friday at the University of Idaho’s annual Pro Day. Healthy and feeling well, the 23-year-old tight end was among eight former Idaho players to participate in a variety of drills testing their strength, quickness and speed before scouts from… Read more »

Hardy to tackle NFL Combine (Football)

Armed with a solid resume and a college degree, Daniel Hardy of Anchorage is ready to tackle the job market. Unlike most 23-year-olds, though, he’s looking to play tight end in the NFL. Hardy, of West High fame, will take his first step toward landing his dream job this week when the former University of… Read more »

All-star game gets Hardy noticed (Football)

Taking his first true step to the next level, Daniel Hardy of Anchorage will play in Saturday’s NFLPA College All-Star Game at the Alamodome in San Antonio. It’ll be his final college experience after wrapping up a successful career at the University of Idaho. The all-star game will provide an opportunity for current and former… Read more »

Hardy snubbed for all-star bid (Football)

Anchorage’s Daniel Hardy delivered a solid senior season for the University of Idaho, but because he doesn’t play in a BCS conference his steady production apparently went unnoticed. That had to be the reason why he wasn’t selected to the annual Senior Bowl. What other explanation is there? Hardy, of West High fame, had comparable… Read more »

Hardy heals, eyes all-star invite (Football)

A broken arm shortened his senior season with the University of Idaho football team, yet Daniel Hardy of Anchorage should be ready to roll if he receives a postseason all-star game invitation. And don’t kid yourself he will get the call. Hardy, of West High fame, was having a career year with the Vandals before… Read more »

Hardy finalist for Mackey Award (Football)

Anchorage’s Daniel Hardy of the University of Idaho is a semifinalist for the prestigious John Mackey Award, which is given to the best tight end in college football. Hardy leads the Vandals with 545 receiving yards on 32 catches. The 6-foot-4, 240-pounder has scored one touchdown. The John Mackey Award rewards the player who best… Read more »

Hardy goes off for 120 yards (Football)

Daniel Hardy of Anchorage racked up his career high in yards in yet another solid performance for the University of Idaho today, however it came in a losing effort. The 6-foot-4 senior receiver caught seven passes for 120 yards in a 48-35 loss to host Louisiana Tech in the WAC opener for both teams. His… Read more »

Hardy hauls in seven catches (Football)

When the University of Idaho needs a first down, they turn to Anchorage’s Daniel Hardy. The senior tight end has become a go-to possession receiver this season and today’s game was no different. Hardy led Idaho in receptions (seven) and yards (78) in a 33-13 victory over Western Michigan in Kalamazoo. The 6-foot-4 Alaskan is… Read more »