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NFL combine, Day 2 schedule

A look at what is on the schedule Thursday at the NFL scouting combine:

Meeting the prospects. Media interviews with quarterbacks, receivers and running backs. The receiver and running back spots are viewed as deep this year.

NFL interview schedule. After a busy day Wednesday, there is another packed schedule of head coaching and general manager news conferences. The schedule:

10 a.m. -- Packers GM Ted Thompson

10:15 a.m. -- Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians

10:30 a.m. -- Browns GM Ray Farmer

11 a.m. -- Seahawks GM John Schneider

11:15 a.m. -- Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer

11:30 a.m. -- Texans head coach Bill O'Brien

11:45 a.m. -- Texans GM Rick Smith

12 p.m. -- Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley

12:15 p.m. -- Giants head coach Tom Coughlin

12:30 p.m. -- 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula

1 p.m. -- Panthers GM Dave Gettleman

1:15 p.m. -- Chiefs GM John Dorsey

1:30 p.m. -- Colts GM Ryan Grigson

1:45 p.m. -- Panthers head coach Ron Rivera

2 p.m. -- Colts head coach Chuck Pagano

2:15 p.m. -- Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff

2:30 p.m. -- Broncos GM John Elway

3 p.m. -- Packers head coach Mike McCarthy

3:30 p.m. -- Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis

4 p.m. -- Falcons head coach Dan Quinn

Patriots and combine notes. A nice recap of the tight end prospects at the combine, as well as guards, from the New England Patriots' official website. Fred Kirsch, Paul Perillo, Andy Hart, Erik Scalavino, Jackie Brittain and Bob Socci have an effective all-out blitz with their coverage. ... Check out ESPN.com's NFL Nation has "10 things we learned" from Wednesday of the combine. ... The possibility of expanding the playoffs has seemingly lost some momentum, writes Mark Maske of the Washington Post. ... Don Banks' "Snap Judgments" on SI.com are always a worthy time investment. ... NFL.com's "24 takeaways" caught our eye as well.