Sammy Watkins listed as "NFL Draft slam dunk"

by - Assoc. Editor - 2014-03-20 15:35:37.0
    |

NFL Network's Charles Davis released his top five players that he feels are slam dunks in the upcoming NFL draft.

The analyst and former NFL player feels strongly that Clemson wide receiver Sammy WatkinsSammy Watkins
Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
#2 6-1, 205
Fort Myers, FL

View Full Profile
will be a great selection for NFL teams in the draft. There is no potential bust situation in his opinion.

I'm usually very leery about drafting a wide receiver in the top 10 -- in the past decade, only a handful of WRs drafted that early have proven worthy of such an early selection. I'm not worried about Watkins flaming out, though. He's just so talented and checks off every box you want to fill when evaluating an elite receiver. He has the requisite size, strength, speed and hands, and he competes. He really worked at his craft last season and improved overall as a technician. Plus, he's so dynamic and explosive. I wouldn't think about pumping the brakes on him.


Read the full article here

Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment
    |
Post your comments!

Cover 11? Mannequin Challenge play? Venables and players explain unusual play

Urban Meyer on Clemson: "I know they're loaded"

Little old Clemson is "right where we belong" in College Football Playoff

Official Fiesta Bowl Packages Available Now!

Cherishing the aftermath of victory

Watson's performance was Heisman-worthy

Tigers say they've done enough to make the College Football Playoff

Watson named Chic Harley National Player of the Year

WATCH: Beasley and Jarrett work together on fumble
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Updates
Daily Digest