With NFL eyes on him at Boise State’s pro day, Vander Esch confident he’s a first-rounder | Idaho Statesman

It was only five years ago that Leighton Vander Esch had a heck of a time trying to get anyone to notice him. He was a small-school standout with big dreams. On Tuesday, he was the star of the show at Boise State’s pro day, with representatives from 25 NFL teams on hand to see the former walk-on from Riggins. Linebacker coaches from the Eagles and Steelers ran drills for…