December 20, 2010

Scouting Report: Daniel Thomas

QB / RB / WR / TE / OT / OG / C / DE / DT / OLB / ILB / CB / FS / SS

Daniel Thomas
Experience: Senior | School: Kansas State
Height: 6-2 | Weight: 228 lbs.
Projection: Round 2-3

Good combination of size, strength, speed, and quickness. Shows good cutting ability; Extremely patient waiting for holes to develop. Able to make guys miss. Powerful runner. Has good balance and footwork as a runner. Picks up yards after contact. Changes direction effectively. Dangerous in space. Shows ability in blitz pickup and is a capable blocker. Very productive.

Can be too patient. Doesn't have elite speed. Doesn't hit the holes like he should. Needs to improve ball security. Doesn't always run with power when running downhill. Looks to bounce outside too often. Doesn't always show great vision running between the tackles. Needs to give better effort as a blocker; Not productive in the passing game.

2010 Stats:
275 Attempts, 1,496 Rushing Yards (5.4 YPC), 16 TD.