Originally Posted by WolverineFan
To me, it feels like he's just trying to maintain his stock and not hurt it. Going to the Senior Bowl and looking bad without elite Bama talent around him would confirm everything his naysayers have against him. Instead of proving them wrong, he sits out. This, and his performance against Oklahoma, will hurt his stock regardless. No reason for him to skip the Senior Bowl IMO.
Unless he absolutely lights it up at the combine and / or Bama Pro day, I think his stock is in free fall.