Senior Bowl announces scout staff … The Senior Bowl is literally 6 months away as we speak and earlier today game officials released the names of its scouting staff for the upcoming season. Included in this year’s scouting department are the game’s first former NFL player, Mike Young, and its first female scout in Kathleen Wood. Young, who played collegiately at Illinois, before spending 4 years with Arizona in the NFL, will handle the Midlands region, while Wood will have the football-rich Southeast region. The other national scouts will be Brian Adams for the Midwest region, Bill Dekraker in the Northeast, Josh Cox in the Southwest and and Brad Forsyth in the West. In addition, the Senior Bowl announced that Tanner Chastain, Jeb Boudreaux, and Matt Kelly as in-house scouting assistants.