My initial grades for the wide receiver class of the 2016 NFL Draft is now released, and I hope you enjoy my bold takes and analysis on these skilled prospects!
First Round Grades
LaQuon Treadwell, Ole Miss (#7 on Big Board)
– Many draft pundits out there believe that there isn’t a true top ten receiver in what is a relatively good draft class at wide receiver; however, I believe a prospect named LaQuon Treadwell disputes that narrative. Standing at 6’3, 220 pounds, Treadwell possesses outstanding size for the position, and with that being said, he uses this size to his advantage to out-muscle smaller, less physical corners. The way that Treadwell attacks the ball with natural hands at its highest point is what draws comparisons to Alshon Jeffery, as he is nearly unstoppable in one on one jump ball situations. However, his best trait, in my opinion, (read more…)