Projected 40: 4.49
Crisp and Clean route runner.
Plays bigger than listed at 6’0 and 195.
Terrific after the catch, able to break free of the initial defender.
Fluid hips and ankles, can bend and break after the catch.
Strong hands, can high point quite well.
Competes when blocking, willing, but poor technique.
Does well on 3rd down, has 26.3% [15-57] of total receptions on 3rd down and converts 73.3% of these chances. [11-15]
Slow off the line.
Deliberate off the line when asked to block, can lose his assignment due to this.
Not asked to run the full tree at USC.
Consistent looking ball into belly and doesn’t use hands the best – leads to more drops.
Alligator arms deep balls and contested throws over the middle of the field.
Most of his explosive plays come when he is left wide open or with a large cushion and simply outruns the defender.
Not utilized in the Red Zone, only 7% [4-57] of total receptions in the RZ for a 25% [1-4] TD Success Rate.
Projected Round: Mid-Second