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Thread: Slimm's 2015 Wide Receivers (Underclassmen)

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    Slimm's 2015 Wide Receivers (Underclassmen)

    1. Amari Cooper / Alabama / 6'1", 208

    2. Sammie Coates / Auburn / 6'2", 216




    3. Dorial Green-Beckham / Missouri / 6'6", 225

    4. Cayleb Jones / Arizona / 6'3", 215
    (Big, fast, physical receiver is a transfer from Texas. Outstanding NFL bloodlines. Son of former NFL linebacker Robert Jones. Nephew of former NFL quarterback Jeff Blake.)

    5. Quinshad Davis / North Carolina / 6'4", 205

    6. Stefon Diggs / Maryland / 6'0", 195

    7. Nelson Agholor / USC / 6'0", 185

    8. Jaelen Strong / Arizona St. / 6'4", 205

    9. Sterling Shephard / Oklahoma / 5'10", 193

    10. Dom Williams / Washington St. / 6'2", 192

    11. Herb Waters / Miami / 6'2", 190

    12. Deontay Greenberry / Houston / 6'3", 198

    13. Breshad Perriman / UCF / 6'2", 209

    14. Alonzo Russell / Toledo / 6'4", 190





    15. Shaq Roland / South Carolina / 6'1", 190

    16. Tajae Sharpe / UMASS / 6'4", 200

    17. D'haquille Williams / Auburn / 6'2", 216

    18. Leonte Carroo / Rutgers / 6'1", 200

    19. Nelson Spruce / Colorado / 6'1", 195

    20. Jason Croom / Tennessee / 6'5", 243

    21. Chris Harper / California / 6'0", 185

    22. Chris Moore / Cincinnati / 6'1", 190

    23. Cody Core / Ole Miss / 6'2", 196

    24. Geno Lewis / Penn St. / 6'1", 199

    25. Jordan Westerkamp / Nebraska / 6'0", 195

    26. Chris Brown / Notre Dame / 6'2", 191

    27. Bralon Addison / Oregon / 5'10", 181

    28. Rashon Caeser / UL-Monroe / 6'0", 183

    29. Ricardo Louis / Auburn / 6'2", 215

    30. Mitch Matthews / BYU / 6'6", 206

    31. Max McCaffrey / Duke / 6'2", 190
    (His father is former Denver Bronco Ed McCaffrey. Plays a little like his ol' man.)

    32. Michael Rector / Stanford / 6'1", 187
    (Rector led the country averaging nearly 31 yards/catch. Everytime you see him he's blowing the top off some secondary.)


    33. Melvin Ray / Auburn / 6'3", 213

    34. Chris Black / Alabama / 5'11", 185

    35. Germone Hopper / Clemson / 6'0", 180
    (Hopper is a tremendous talent ready to break out. Will be the guy for Clemson with Watkins and Bryant gone to the NFL.)

    36. Danny Woodson / South Alabama / 6'1", 210
    (Woodson is another former 4-Star Alabama commit that was suspended and transferred to South Alabama. His father played QB at Alabama in the late 80's early 90's. Only caught 1 pass in a Crimson Tide uniform during the 52-0 romp of Arkansas in 2012. Big time talent that began to show through last year for South Alabama)


    37. Jordan Williams / Ball St. / 6'2", 224

    38. Bryan Holmes / Troy / 5'11", 178

    39. Pig Howard / Tennessee / 5'8", 185

    40. Marcus Johnson / Texas / 6'1", 189

    41. Daje Johnson / Texas / 5'10", 180

    42. Joe Morrow / Mississippi St. / 6'4", 210

    43. Jakeem Grant / Texas Tech / 5'6", 165

    44. Bryce Treggs / California / 5'11", 185

    45. K.J. Maye / Minnesota / 5'10", 197

    46. Von Pearson / Tennessee / 6'3", 185

    47. Trevor Davis / California / 6'2", 180

    48. Shane Williams-Rhodes / Boise St. / 5'6", 160

    49. Justin Scott-Wesley / Georgia / 5'11", 206
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    Nice to see Quinshad Davis getting the love. I like him a lot. Same with Diggs. Green-Beckham needs to get his act together and mature a bit, but no denying his talent.
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    Yep. I believe the light came on for Green-Beckham last year. Flashed overwhelming dominance in big games and finally looked like the #1 overall recruit. Needs to turn those flashes into a little more consistency in 2014. He doesn't need to be dominant every game.. just consistent. The ability to be a dominant playmaker is there. He's learning how to work to earn his keep instead of relying on size, speed, and raw talent. He turned a corner last year in terms of effort in my opinion.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TedSlimmJr View Post
    Yep. I believe the light came on for Green-Beckham last year. Flashed overwhelming dominance in big games and finally looked like the #1 overall recruit. Needs to turn those flashes into a little more consistency in 2014. He doesn't need to be dominant every game.. just consistent. The ability to be a dominant playmaker is there. He's learning how to work to earn his keep instead of relying on size, speed, and raw talent. He turned a corner last year in terms of effort in my opinion.
    Completely agree. He'll be a fun one to watch this year.
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    I love Sammie Coates. Explosive, strong, mean - outstanding with the ball in the air and after the catch. Not an ideal situation for a WR prospect - kind of a modified Calvin Johnson/ Demaryius Thomas role - but I think he'll be worth a 1st. And he plays kind of like a smaller Demaryius Thomas.
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    And Green-Beckham has been dismissed from Mizzou. He's wasting his talent with poor decisions.
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    If he had been actually charged (other than trespassing) in his earlier run-ins with the law perhaps it would've woke him up. But to continually be given a free slide apparently did nothing to dissuade him. All he has to do is show a little will power and he'll be a multi-millionaire soon.

    He'll go to JUCO, dominate, and be an All-American. From there it's up to him again.
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    Deontay Greenberry didn't make the list?????????????
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    I can see why Jaelen Strong isn't as high up on the list here as he is with other people.

    A lot of his production strikes me as manufactured. They put him in the slot from a twins look running into zones and that gives him a lot of freedom to get up to speed and in position to use the overall force of his speed and size to go up for high contested catches or to just catch the ball in space with nobody ever having assumed coverage. He catches a lot of his other stuff that way as well, catching the football underneath especially airy off coverage, or running into the holes between cover two and being hit perfectly by Taylor Kelly, etc. The only situation I saw him consistently win in man coverage were back shoulders specifically on the right sideline (not nearly as good on the left sideline). Seems to also have trouble securing the football on drag routes. When he does catch the ball in space he does nothing particularly interesting after the catch.

    He's not very compact in how he runs and I think it makes him predictable and slow into his breaks. He doesn't know anything about using his hands and feet to get away from press coverage and he clearly had issues dealing with jams against a few teams. I don't know if he's ever going to have the agility to create separation in man coverage. He's going to need to get a lot better with his hands creating space for himself against physical coverage, and then he's also going to have to learn to actually finish catches.

    JUCO transfer, still young enough he could improve. Not someone you want to close the book on yet. But also not someone I'm writing home about. Reminds me of Cartlon Mitchell and Martavis Bryant.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ckparrothead View Post
    I can see why Jaelen Strong isn't as high up on the list here as he is with other people.
    As an ASU alum, I have to agree with your points CK. Strong is a big target, but needs to work more on his catches and the ability to break away from defenders. He is a little overrated but there is room for him to get better. The WR that I really really like is Nelson Agholor. I liked him even more than USC's Marqise Lee, who just got drafted by the Jags.

    5. Nelson Agholor / USC / 6'0", 185


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