Braxton Deaver – 2016 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Braxton Deaver

TE

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
TE Duke 89 SR Multiple

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'5 240 4.86 6'4* 246*

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.78* 31.5* 9'2* 26* 7.5* 4.44*

Overview:

Deaver has great size, is a solid run blocker, as well as a solid pass blocker. He is a good pass catcher when needed. On the other hand, he is not primarily a pass catching tight end, and he does not have the best speed. With that said, I expect Deaver to be a day 3 pick.

Strengths:

Has great size

is a solid run blocker

a solid pass blocker

a good pass catcher

Weaknesses:

Does not have great speed

Primarily not a pass catching TE

Career Stats:

Games Played: 35

Receptions: 75

Receiving Yards: 890

Yard Per Catch: 11.9

Receiving Touchdowns: 6