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Draft Prospect Notes: O-Line

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. Today's report breaks down offensive line.

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TACKLES

RankPlayerSchoolHt.Wt.40
1Nate SolderColorado6-83194.96
Notes:[Andy Hart] Skinny former TE. Athletic. Plays high. Lets defenders get to him and under pads. Potential. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
2Tyron SmithUSC6-53075.08
Notes:[Andy Hart] Lean build. Long. Uses hands well. Not great power, but good feet. College RT. Move LT? [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
3Derek SherrodMississippi State6-53055.22
Notes:[Andy Hart] Thick build. Uses hands. Engulfs guys but gets stood up occasionaly. Good tech. Avg athlete. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
4Anthony CostonzoBoston College6-73085.06
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
5Gabe CarimiWisconsin6-73275.12
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.

THE REST:
PlayerSchoolHt.Wt.40
DeMarcus LoveArkansas6-43155.18
Notes:[Andy Hart] Physical and nasty. Not overly athletic, slow feet. Can be pushed around. Guard?. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Benjamin IjalanaVillanova6-43175.34
Notes:[Andy Hart] Man among boys, played under control. Doesn't always finish plays. Uses hands well. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Orlando FranklinMiami6-53165.11
Notes:[Andy Hart] Slow feet, slow off snap but can move people. Can be beat on edge. Guard?. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Jason PinkstonPittsburgh6-33175.39
Notes:[Andy Hart] Stands up on snap. Catches guys. Not great feet. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Danny WatkinsBaylor6-33105.36
Notes:[Andy Hart] Lot of Mankins. Finishes plays. Not elite athlete or power. Nasty streak. LT to move to G?. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Marcus CannonTCU6-53585.26
Notes:[Andy Hart] Huge. Athletic for size. Can move people, but can be beat by speed. Guard projection?. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Marcus GilbertFlorida6-63305.53
Notes:[Andy Hart] Plays little high and not overly athletic. Good size. Passes off well. Not as strong as size. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Lee ZiembaAuburn6-63175.50
Notes:[Andy Hart] Mauler. Not quick or great athlete. Plays little high and gets stood up too much. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
James CarpenterAlabama6-53005.36
Notes:[Andy Hart] Walls people off. Can pull and get out in front. Not elite feet. Moves people. More RT or G than LT. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Joseph BarksdaleLSU6-43255.31
Notes:[Andy Hart] Lunges and overextends. Can get stood up, but also moves guys and finishes blocks. Not great feet. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Chris HairstonClemson6-63265.38
Notes:[Andy Hart] Top heavy. Good athlete for size. Can pull and run bit. Catches more than punches at times. G? [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Derek NewtonArkansas State6-53115.00
Notes:[Andy Hart] Gets beat off edge. Not quick. More patty caker than mauler. Lunges but also catches people. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
James BrewerIndiana6-63235.21
Notes:[Andy Hart] More of a finesse blocker. Long arms. Upside. Stays pretty balanced and moves well for size. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Derek HallStanford6-53055.24
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Mike PersonMontana State6-52955.32
Notes:[Andy Hart] Short arms. Good project. G? . [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Eric MensikOklahoma6-52904.90
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Rich LaphamBoston College6-83235.34
Notes:[Andy Hart] Too slow for tackle too tall for guard?. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Bo ThranOregon6-52845.23
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo*] No Comments.

GUARDS

RankPlayerSchoolHt.Wt.40
1Mike PounceyFlorida6-43105.12
Notes:[Andy Hart] Moves well and changes direction. Pulls. Strong and stout enough. Stays with blocks. Good, solid player. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
2Rodney HudsonFlorida State6-22995.27
Notes:[Andy Hart] Zone guy. Technician. Locks on to people. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
3John MoffittWisconsin6-43235.26
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
4Stephen SchillingMichigan6-53085.14
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
5Clint BolingGeorgia6-53085.28
Notes:[Andy Hart] Played G and T. FB Smart. Locks guys up. Solid feet. Not a great athlete, but solid player. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.

THE REST:
PlayerSchoolHt.Wt.40
William RackleyLehigh6-33095.39
Notes:[Andy Hart] Good technique and killed people at lower level. Good bubble and base. Uses hands well.Finishes blocks and gets to the second level. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Zach HurdConnecticut6-63165.28
Notes:[Andy Hart] Whiffs in space. Size to drive people. Too high when pulling. Seems to lack instincts despite 39 starts. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
David ArkinMissouri State6-53025.24
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Justin BorenOhio State6-33205.24
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Bryant BrowningOhio State6-33195.42
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Keith WilliamsNebraska6-43205.28
Notes:[Andy Hart] Pops up at snap. Big and thick. Pulls OK. Gets to second level. Lickes to cut second level and backside. Lets guys get to his body. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Andrew JacksonFresno State6-53035.42
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Ricky HenryNebraska6-33055.28
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Chris StewartNotre Dame6-43505.4
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Julian VanderveldeIowa6-23005.22
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Thomas ClaiborneBoston College6-23325.38
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Greg NilandMassachusetts6-53055.3
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.

CENTERS

RankPlayerSchoolHt.Wt.40
1Stefen WisniewskiPenn State6-33135.29
Notes:[Andy Hart] G. Smart, solid, good base. Good experience. Confident in athletcism at second level. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
2Kris O'DowdUSC6-43005.16
Notes:[Andy Hart] Lot injuries. Good size and athleticism. Zone guy. More tech than power. Doesn't always finish blocks. Gets pushed around and seems to hold a lot. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
3Kevin KowalskiToledo6-32995.19
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
4Alex LinnenkohlOregon State6-23045.36
Notes:[Andy Hart] Solid tech. Needs to get stronger, play with more power. Doesn't run or pull well. Stays on blocks. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
5Tim BarnesMissouri6-42985.14
Notes:[Andy Hart] Avg athlete with solid fundamentals. Doesn't always finish blocks. Good tech, passes off well. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.

THE REST:
PlayerSchoolHt.Wt.40
Jake KirkpatrickTCU6-23005.32
Notes:[Andy Hart] Moves well laterally. Finishes blocks/plays. More finesse than power. Lot of gun. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Brandon FuscoSlippery Rock6-43065.18
Notes:[Andy Hart] Can pull and block out in space. Locks on. Not overpowering, but good tech. Good size. Avg athlete. Developmental prospect. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Jason KelceCincinnati6-32804.89
Notes:[Andy Hart] Zone guy. Tough. Good footwork. Finishes blocks. Undersized, will need to develop. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Ryan BartholomewSyracuse6-13004.95
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Zane TaylorUtah6-23095.19
Notes:[Andy Hart] OK strength and good toughness. Thick base. Not great athlete. Not good in space. . [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Chase BeelerStanford6-32855.26
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.
Zach WilliamsWashington State6-33075.14
Notes:[Andy Hart] No Comments. [Erik Scalavino] No Comments. [Paul Perillo] No Comments.

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