1. Tyler Boyd, Pitt*
A silky-smooth route runner with good deep speed and reliable hands, Tyler Boyd has more than enough talent to become an excellent professional receiver. Boyd contests 50-50 balls well, and while he will likely need to bulk up to hold up in the NFL, Boyd has a lot of the same qualities that I observed in Odell Beckham Jr. coming out of LSU. If he can put behind a DUI from earlier this offseason and again thrive this season, Boyd could very well be the first receiver off the board next year.
2. Laquon Treadwell, Ole Miss*
An exceptionally talented athlete, Laquon Treadwell was playing very well last season before an injury cut his campaign short. Like Boyd, Treadwell has a very polished skill set, running good routes and displaying great hands. The biggest concern with Treadwell is how he will return from the broken leg (read more…)