April 16, 2011

2011 Tight End Prospects

#9 Kyle Rudolph, TE, Notre Dame

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1. Kyle Rudolph*
Experience: Junior | School: Notre Dame
Height: 6-6 | Weight: 259 lbs. | Arm: 34 in. | Hand: 10 3/4 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 1-2


Analysis:
Rudolph is clearly the best tight end in the class despite missing most of the 2010 season due to injury. He has great size and is a pure pass catching tight end. (2/26/11)

Season Stats:
28 Receptions, 328 Receiving Yards, 3 TD




2. Luke Stocker
Experience: Senior | School: Tennessee
Height: 6-5 | Weight: 258 lbs. | Arm: 33 in. | Hand: 9 3/4 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 2-3


Season Stats:
39 Receptions, 417 Receiving Yards, 2 TD




3. Lance Kendricks
Experience: Senior | School: Wisconsin
Height: 6-3 | Weight: 243 lbs. | Arm: 32 in. | Hand: 9 5/8 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 3-4


Season Stats:
43 Receptions, 663 Receiving Yards, 5 TD




4. Jordan Cameron
Experience: Senior | School: USC
Height: 6-5 | Weight: 254 lbs. | Arm: 33 1/2 in. | Hand: 9 3/4 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 3-4


Season Stats:
16 Receptions, 126 Receiving Yards, TD




5. D.J. Williams
Experience: Senior | School: Arkansas
Height: 6-2 | Weight: 245 lbs. | Arm: 31 1/2 in. | Hand: 10 3/8 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 4-5


Analysis:
Williams is only 6-2, which is very short for a tight end. He may have to move to fullback in the NFL. (2/26/11)

Season Stats:
54 Receptions, 627 Receiving Yards, 4 TD




6. Rob Housler
Experience: Senior | School: Florida Atlantic
Height: 6-5 | Weight: 248 lbs. | Arm: 34 1/2 in. | Hand: 9 3/4 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 4-5


Analysis:
Rob Housler has gained over 30 pounds since the beginning of the season, which is great because he was only 215 pounds. (2/26/11)

Season Stats:
39 Receptions, 629 Receiving Yards, 4 TD




7. Virgil Green
Experience: Senior | School: Nevada
Height: 6-3 | Weight: 249 lbs. | Arm: 33 1/2 in. | Hand: 9 1/4 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 5-6


Season Stats:
35 Receptions, 515 Receiving Yards, 5 TD




8. Julius Thomas
Experience: Senior | School: Portland State
Height: 6-5 | Weight: 246 lbs. | Arm: 33 in. | Hand: 10 1/4 in.
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 5-6


Season Stats:
32 Receptions, 474 Receiving Yards, 2 TD




9. Andre Smith
Experience: Senior | School: Virginia Tech
Height: 6-4 | Weight: 269 lbs. | Arm: N/A | Hand: N/A
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 6-7


Season Stats:
20 Receptions, 195 Receiving Yards, 5 TD




10. Schuylar Oordt
Experience: Senior | School: Northern Iowa
Height: 6-6 | Weight: 261 lbs. | Arm: N/A | Hand: N/A
40 Time: N/A | Bench: N/A | Projected: Round 6-7


Season Stats:
N/A