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Draft Prospect Notes: Tight End

Posted Apr 25, 2012

The writers of Patriots Football Weekly have done their homework on all the prospects in this year's NFL Draft. Now, you can download the actual notes they took on all the top players, broken down by position for your convenience.

The writers of Patriots Football Weekly have done their homework on all the prospects in this year's NFL Draft. Now, you can download the actual notes they took on all the top players, broken down by position for your convenience.

Download TE Draft Notes PDF >>


TIGHT END

Pos. Rank Player School Ht. Wt. 40 Com
TE 1 Coby Fleener Stanford 6-6 247 4.77  
Notes: [Andy Hart] VG speed and athleticism. Former WR, pass catcher. Good, soft hands. Block?. [Erik Scalavino] . Good route-runner, reliable hands; great speed for his size; back injury; blocking could improve [Paul Perillo] Great hands; Smooth route runner; Athletic, Hernandez-type; Tough in traffic.


TE 2 Orson Charles* Georgia 6-2 251 4.64  
Notes: [Andy Hart] Good athlete. Fluid. Good hands. DD arrest this spring. Makes plays on ball.. [Erik Scalavino] . Versatile, athletic; great speed, reliable hands; great character; a bit raw, but very talented [Paul Perillo] Good feet; Big-play ability; Good short and long option; Good athlete.


TE 3 Dwayne Allen* Clemson 6-3 255 4.76 4.89
Notes: [Andy Hart] Solid hands, good effort, decent athlete. Alge Crumpler comparisons. [Erik Scalavino] . Solid receiver; must improve as blocker [Paul Perillo] Runs well for size; Catches lots of short stuff; Tough.




THE REST:
Pos. Rank Player School Ht. Wt. 40 Com
TE   Michael Egnew Missouri 6-5 252 4.60 4.62
Notes: [Andy Hart] Not super quick. Strong hands. Good jump ball. Not a big play guy. [Erik Scalavino] . Lanky for the position, but excellent hands and speed; not much of a blocking threat [Paul Perillo] Good agility; Strong hands; Great body control; Works out wide as well; Possession receiver.


TE   Ladarius Green Louisiana-Lafayette 6-6 238 4.64 4.53
Notes: [Andy Hart] Skinny. Lanky. Decent hands.. [Erik Scalavino] . Very lanky, but good, athletic pass catcher; will need to add strength to block [Paul Perillo] Great speed/athleticism; Solid receiver but lacks size; Very raw but has skills.


TE   DeAngelo Peterson LSU 6-3 243 4.73 4.76
Notes: [Andy Hart] Former WR. Pass catcher w/o a lot of catches. Good speed. Decent hands. Athlete. [Erik Scalavino] . Looks more like a big WR than a TE; can catch, but needs work overall [Paul Perillo] Soft hands; fluid; More WR than TE; Not a lot of routes to see.


TE   Cory Harkey UCLA 6-4 260 4.93 5.11
Notes: [Andy Hart] Thick. Blocks. OK hands. Lumbers when he runs. Not a playmaker in air. [Erik Scalavino] . Solid blocker; decent receiver [Paul Perillo] Sluggish; Lacks speed/quickness; Physical blocker capable of kick outs and seals; Not much of a receiving threat.


TE   Kevin Koger Michigan 6-3 262 4.78  
Notes: [Andy Hart] Big frame. Captain. Led in receptions. All-around TE prospect. [Erik Scalavino] . Big body, willing blocker; played in various systems; lacks polish, but has potential [Paul Perillo] Showed good hands when given opportunity; Solid blocker; Good all-around late-round TE.


TE   Brian Linthicum Michigan State 6-4 249 4.82  
Notes: [Andy Hart] Good frame. Good strength (28 reps). Bar fight arrest. Decent hands. [Erik Scalavino] . Serious knee injury history; average all around [Paul Perillo] Great hands and deceptive athleticism; Finds openings; Decent blocker.


TE   Rhett Ellison USC 6-5 251 4.76 4.88
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino]. H-back type, despite size. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   George Bryan North Carolina State 6-5 265 5.14  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Anthony Miller California 6-3 255 4.88  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Nick Provo Syracuse 6-3 237 4.78  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Chase Ford Miami 6-6 258 4.86  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Tyler Urban West Virginia 6-4 245 4.82  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Beau Reliford Florida State 6-5 256 4.84  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   James Hanna Oklahoma 6-4 252 4.86 4.49
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   David Paulson Oregon 6-3 246 4.82 4.93
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Andrew Szczerba Penn State 6-5 259 4.79  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Brad Herman Iowa 6-4 255 4.64  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Jake Byrne Wisconsin 6-4 260 4.86  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


TE   Garrett Celek Michigan State 6-4 253 4.76  
Notes: [Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.


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