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Prospect Profiles!

It’s draft day. Here’s our list of prospect profiles. 73 in all, plus the quick hit profiles.   Study up! QB: BJ Coleman RB: David Wilson LaMichael James Chris Polk Robert Turbin Vick Ballard Doug Martin Terrance Ganaway Lamar Miller WR: Juron Criner Marvin McNutt Tommy Streeter AJ Jenkins Ryan Broyles Brian Quick Alshon Jeffery […]

Prospect Profiles: Lamar Miller

LAMAR MILLER, RB, MIAMI (FL) TRIANGLE NUMBERS: 5-11, 212, 4.4 SCOUTING REPORTS: NFP: What I like… – Possesses a “plus” first step when asked to press the hole. – Reaches top end speed quickly when accelerating into the second level and has the initial burst to outpace an angle. – Showcases natural patience/feel at the […]

Quick Hit Profiles: DB

Our last installment of quick hit profiles. We finish up with defensive backs. DWIGHT BENTLEY, CB, LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE Fast, athletic corner who needs to bulk up. Could fit best as a nickel corner. JUSTIN BETHEL, S, PRESBYTERIAN Good size and production. Athletic. Faces a jump in competition. ROBERT BLANTON, CB/FS, NOTRE DAME Corner safety tweener. Lacks […]

Prospect Profiles: Devon Still

  DEVON STILL, DT, PENN STATE TRIANGLE NUMBERS: 6-5, 303, 5.08 SCOUTING REPORTS: NFP: A tall, physically put together defensive lineman with good girth through the lower half, but has the frame to get even bigger. Possesses “plus” power and get off burst for his size, but is still learning how to put it all […]

Quick Hit Profiles: LB

We continue with our quick hit profiles. Today is LBs. EMMANUEL ACHO, ILB/OLB, TEXAS Brother of Cardinals linebacker Sam Acho. Not the best athlete, but hardworking and can play all over. NIGEL BRADHAM, OLB, FLORIDA STATE Super athletic, great size and is explosive. Bad instincts and awareness. His awareness issues limit him to special teams […]

Prospect Profiles: James Hanna

JAMES HANNA, TE, OKLAHOMA TRIANGLE NUMBERS: 6-4, 252, 4.49 SCOUTING REPORTS: NFP: Possesses average size for the postion, but can coil up into his stance, keep his pad level down and fire off the football. Exhibits solid first step quickness down the seam and good speed. Tends to gear down when asked to get out […]

Quick Hit Profiles: DL

We continue with our quick hit profiles, this time with the D-line. FRANK ALEXANDER, DE, OKLAHOMA Mike Mayock likes Frank Alexander, so I’ll let him talk: Mayock: “He’s not so much a sleeper as he is undervalued. He’s 270 pounds with long arms and a good motor. He played for a big-time team in a […]

Prospect Profiles: Nick Perry

NICK PERRY, DE/OLB, USC TRIANGLE NUMBERS: 6-3, 271, 4.64 SCOUTING REPORTS: NFP: What I like… – Displays the ability to coil up into his stance, keep his base under him, back flat and take a positive first step off the football. – Eats up grass well initially, getting on top of opposing tackles quickly in […]

Quick Hit Profiles: OL

We continue our quick hit profiles with the offensive line. JEFF ALLEN, T, ILLINOIS Allen is an experienced tackle who can play both sides. Really good pass protector. Needs some work in run blocking, but a lot of potential and could potentially play at right tackle right away. TONY BERGSTROM, G, UTAH Bergstorm is big […]

Prospect Profiles: Jonathan Martin

JONATHAN MARTIN, OT, STANFORD TRIANGLE NUMBERS: 6-6, 304, 5.33 SCOUTING REPORTS: NFP: What I like… – Possesses an athletic looking frame with solid length for the position. – Showcases natural bend and flexibility when asked to sit into his stance. – Can keep his base under him and knees bend initially on his kick slide. […]