Breaking down the top offensive prospects by position for the 2012 Shrine Game.
Senior draft analyst Tom Melton’s notes from the west practices at day three of the Shrine Game.
Senior draft analyst Tom Melton shares his notes from the west squad day 2 practice at the East-West Shrine game.
Senior draft analyst Tom Melton shares his notes from the East-West Shrine game practices in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Quarterbacks: -Tyler Hansen, QB, Colorado: 6’0”, 215 pounds, 4.78 40 yard dash -Hansen is a very average prospect and is definitely on the less talented roster as far as quarterbacks are concerned. He had the best season of his career by far this year with 2,883 passing yards, a 56.3 completion percentage (his career best was 68.3% the previous year [...]
Defensive Ends: -Justin Francis, DE, Rutgers: 6’2”, 275 pounds, 4.84 40 yard dash -Francis isn’t a freak athlete but he did demonstrate production at Rutgers, especially this season, when he produced 64 total tackles (33 solo), 13.0 TFL, 6.5 sacks, 5 pass break-ups, 1 interception and 3 blocked kicks. That was a stark increase from his production as a junior [...]
Kellen Moore, QB, Boise State: Moore was the superior quarterback in this game and it wasn’t because of his size and arm strength it was because of his impressive football IQ and accuracy. He consistently made good pre-snap reads, flashed the ability to make anticipation throws, and delivered throws with quality ball placement. He threw two interceptions but the first [...]
1- Trent Richardson, RB, Alabama*: Grade: Top 15 Overall 2- Montee Ball, RB, Wisconsin*: Grade: Early 2nd Round 3- Lamar Miller, RB, Miami*: Grade: Early 2nd Round 4- David Wilson, RB, Virginia Tech*: Grade: Early 2nd Round 5- LaMichael James, RB, Oregon*: Grade: Early/Mid 2nd round 6- Bernard Pierce, RB, Temple*: Grade: 3rd round 7- Dennis Johnson, RB, Arkansas*: Grade: [...]
NFL Draft Monster’s Tom Melton gives a run-down of who stood out in the West’s second practice of the week.