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WR




Expect around 32 wr's to be drafted each year with 15 going top 100 and maybe only 4 or 5 making it as starters.  great year for wr's 


1. Mike Williams 6'3 225 Clemson JR thick bodied, flexible can go low snatches the ball ..more athletic/faster Boldin type long arms uses body to shield off smaller db's, very physical broke bone in neck 2015 4.45 has a chance to be a star but might take a couple of years  top 15 pick


2. Cory Davis Western Michigan 6'3 213 quick twitch, strong ankles good size gets instant separation

A+ person solid quiet kid elite talent..similar to Doctson last year not elite at anything but very, very good at everything very high ceiling/floor.  pff" Corey Davis has yielded a 148.1 passer rating this year -- second-best in college football"  their #1 rated wr


3. Dede Westbrook 5'11 75 Oklahoma JC kid sociology major avg junior season, elite wr..super fast, super quick, uses hands fakes, character issues,brings back DeSean jackson memories from Cal


4.Carlos Henderson LA Tech 5'11 194 shades of Steve Smith  rb in open field  battles for balls

 

5.Isaiah Ford Virginia tech junior 6'1 190 shades of Torry Holt mature, smart hardworking working with talent.  “I use to make him shoot 100 free throws everyday before he went to practice growing up,” mom


5..John Ross Washington 5'11 190 missed 2015 acl, very articulate, bright, straight line very fast smallish looking body ..lacks elite elusiveness 147 pff ranking tops in Pac 10 best deep threat in draft  not physical at all,doesn't battle but a woosh! Ted Ginn type player

Zay Jones,  East Carolina 6017/202 son of Robert Jones lb of the Cowboys all academic, uses hands, good hands but lacks explosion/fast twitch slot/smart player  pff 3rd  graded receiver in FBS in 2016, the ECU product forced 24 missed tackles on receptions


6.Cooper Kupp Eastern Washington 6014/198.  9.5 hands, 31 1/4 arms senior bowl HOF work ethic, strong ankles, really sticks his feet in the ground when he cuts , shows some shake n bake, elite hands/size  a poor mans Jerry Rice  3.6 gpa 35 wonderlic


Taywan Taylor Western Kentucky 511 /198 w/ 8.88" hand and 32.38" arm solid quickness/speed senior bowl gets off press..not physical 3rd/4th wr senior bowl  very solid slot guy solid person/hard worker


7. Noah Brown Ohio St 6'2 222 soph  elite athlete, well muscled NFL body..very raw but starter upside  articulate/smart


8.Chad Hansen Cal 6' 1/2  195   junior one year wonder but had 92 catches for 1,249 yards and 11 touchdowns this past season  very fast Don Beebe type

9. Sheldon Gibson West Virginia 5'11 190  maybe fastest player in college football  HC said faster then Tavon Austin 4.34  just runs away from defenders


10.  11. ArDarius Stewart Alabama 6'0 204 junior SEC 1st team looks/plays bigger then listed size/weight bruiser runs through arm tackles lacks elite speed/quickness wonderlic?


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13.Jamari Staples 6030 190 32 6/8 arms 9 5/8  hands louisville articulate, confident, WOW! Fluid athlete, impressive, senior bowl..former AUB player he caught 35 passes for 616 yards (17.6 YPC). A whopping 80% of those catches went for first downs. He did not drop a pass in any of the eight games per pff  very underrated

14 JuJu Smith-Schuster, WR USC junior 6'2 220 physical wr, uses body Jeremiah, “reminds me of Michael Floyd” looks like a 4.55/4.6 guy lacks speed...slow out of breaks..some character issues.


15. Curtis Samuel Ohio St rb/wr 5'11 200 junior RB/WR good hands for a slot wr..very good speed not a rt runner at Ohio St
16.Jehu Chesson  Michigan 6'3 190  poor senior season looked like a 3rd rd pick after junior very bright Business major working on Masters will quickly learn the played  hurt PCL before senior season very good combine


17.Josh Reynolds Texas A&M senior bowl 6026/187 w 8.88" hand and 31.5" arm. suspended one game 2015 JC kid lanky, cocky, avg speed, string bean type of player who hand checks/battles for balls shows some quickness 9th best wr in nation

.18. . KD Cannon Baylor   5'11 180 elite speed Clocked at 4.46 in 40-yard dash... Measured at 40.0 in vertical jump and 10-feet, eight inches in broad jump... Also ran sprint distance for Baylor track in spring 2015, helped 4x100 relay team make NCAA Championship field... Named to fall 2014 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll  junior stats 87 rec 1215 yards 13td

19. Amara Daboh Michigan 6016/215 at w/ 9.88" hand and 32.63" arm.  from Sierra Leone parents died in civil war good not great speed.avg quickness..don't see strong ankles


20. Fred Ross Mississippi St 6005 203 9 1/8 31 Senior bowl all academic 1st team SEC as a slot wr smart strong quick out of his breaks with speed..hand catcher early starter a s a slot wr 


21 Kenny Golladay  Northern Illinois 6'4 213 3rd in rec yards per game in 2016 mega production   two years  ranks fifth in career catches (160) and fifth in receiving yards (2,285) 1st team MAC Shrine game big not explosive 4th/5th general studies major


22.Robert Davis Georgia St 6'3 219 elite sparq tested 99% of NFL wr's  3x academic cousin of Panthers LB Robert Davis
.Three-time All-Sun Belt Conference receiver, including first-team honors the last two years


23.. Ishmael Zamora 6'3 220 Baylor suspended for 3 games beating his dog  elite athlete wonderlic?  has   late 1st/2nd rd talent


24. .Josh Malone Tennessee junior Finance major so can handle a playbook  good size/speed  50 passes for 972 yards and 11 touchdowns
25.Mack Hollins North Carolina 6'4 210 former walk on 3X special teams captain injured 2016 2015 2nd ACC  21 avg in 81 catches in his career smart, hard working tall and fast

26 Trent Taylor 5075 177 la tech According to Pro Football Focus, Louisiana Tech senior WR Trent Taylor is No. 1 in the nation with 456 yards after the catch. Strong body smart senior bowl


27 Amba Etta-Tawo Syracuse 6'1 205 avg speed, strong hands, senior bowl


28 Malchi Dupre LSU looks like Tarzan plays like Jane



29 Artavis Scot Clemson 5102 193 8 3/4 31 3/8 fast



30 Travin Dural LSU



31.Chad Williams Grambling State 6005 204 9 3/4 32 tough kid battles works hard


32 Stacy Coley wr Miami 6'0 193  per pff Miami’s slot receiver last season, Coley will see the field more often with WRs Herb Waters and Rashawn Scott moving on


33 Autin Carr Northwestern 6'1 205  4.6 elite zone type wr  WR Austin Carr continues to be our top-graded receiver in college football does his best work over the middle, nfl body , tough very smart, all academic state awards poetry, acting Named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, encompassing only student-athletes with a minimum GPA of 3.7 or higher for the previous academic year zone type wr who will make tough catch over the middle  pff #1 wr

34 James Quick Louisville needs weight and lacks great speed but very good quickness and body control.. natural wr  recruited by Alabama  some maturity issues
35.JALEN ROBINETTE  AIR FORCE 6027 215 10 6/8  hands 33  arms Shrine/Senior bowl


36. Travis Rudolph Florida St
37. Derrick Griffin Texas Southern 6'7 240 college basketball star giving football a shot elite vertical good speed
38.Krishawn Hogan Marian 6'3 225 team captain solid person/smart elite prod
39. Noel Thomas, UConn nflpa game  6'0 200 100 receptions for 1,179 yards