Written by Joe Marino, Senior NFL Draft Analyst on April 8, 2015
Second Round Grades
1. Maxx Williams, Minnesota – Tremendous ball skills that can win as a receiver at all levels and areas of the field. Shows the ability to pick up yards after the catch. High-effort blocker although he is usually ineffective. Ran a limited route tree in college so he will need development and refinement in that area. Should be a redzone nightmare for opposing defenses.
2. Clive Walford, Miami – Balanced skillset and underrated as a blocker. Excellent frame with long arms and big hands with solid explosive measurables. Does a good job utilizing his frame to shield off defenders and make contested catches. His route-running needs improvement and doesn’t run crisp routes. Has struggled with drops. A versatile player, Walford has lined up in multiple spots. Walford has starter upside in the middle of day two.
Fifth Round Grades
3. Jeff Heurerman, Ohio State – Very good (read more…)