NFL analyst calls Watkins one of the best WR he has seen in the last decade

by - 2014-03-10 11:56:38.0
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Pos: WR   Height: 6-1   Weight: 205   Hometown: Fort Myers, FL (South Fort Myers HS)  
Years Played: 2011 - 2013

Last Thursday on "NFL AM," NFL draft analyst Mike Mayock had high praise for former Clemson wide receiver Sammy WatkinsSammy Watkins
Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
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. Mayock said that Watkins is one of the best wide receivers he has seen on tape in the last decade.

That is high praise indeed and puts Watkins with some select company. Here are the other wide receivers in the last decade that were selected in the top 5 in the NFL draft which most mock drafts have Watkins.

Year	 Pick	 Player	 	  Team	 		School
2011	 4	 A.J. Green	  Cincinnati Bengals	Georgia
2007	 2	 Calvin Johnson	  Detroit Lions	 	Georgia Tech
2005	 3	 Braylon Edwards  Cleveland Browns	Michigan
2004	 3	 Larry Fitzgerald Arizona Cardinals	Pittsburgh
2003	 2	 Charles Rogers	  Detroit Lions	 	Michigan State
2003	 3	 Andre Johnson	  Houston Texans	Miami (Fla.)


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