02/24/2014 04:45 pm ET Updated Feb 24, 2014

NFL Prospect Adam Muema Says He Heard Advice From God

Adam Muema, a running back from San Diego State, was all set to work out for teams at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis, Ind. But he claims a higher power told him not to.

Muema told U-T San Diego he left the combine because God advised him that skipping the drills would lead to him playing for the Seattle Seahawks, his "dream" choice.

"Can't go wrong with God," he said to U-T San Diego.

According to USA Today, Muema is forecast to be chosen in the later rounds. He rushed for 1,244 yards and 15 touchdowns in 2013. He concluded the season with a 229-yard, 3-touchdown performance against Buffalo in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.

Muema, from Covina, Calif., attempted to have the final word with critics on what appears to be his Twitter account: