Brian Hill – 2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Brian Hill

RB

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
RB Wyoming 5 JR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'0 219 4.57 5'7 208 31 3/8 8 7/8

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.54 34 10'5 15 7.03 4.32

Overview:

Hill had a very productive career at Wyoming, posting 775 rushes, for 4287 rushing yards, and 35 rushing touchdowns. He also had 41 catches, for 403 receiving yards, but no receiving touchdowns. He has good size, great vision, is a good blocking back, he finds and attacks the holes, he is an offensive playmaker, along with being a tough nosed player. He is also very hard to take down. He does not posses elite speed, but that has not hamper his game. Hill should end up being a day 2 pick, likely in the late 2nd-early 3rd round area, depending on how many teams value a running back that high.

Strengths:

Workhorse back

A good pass catching back

Has great vision

Has good size

A good blocking back

Scoring machine

Tough nosed player

Tough to take down

Finds and attacks the holes

An offensive playmaker

Put up a good Yards Per Carry number

Has put up tremendous rushing yard numbers

Weaknesses:

Does not have elite speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 37

Rushing Attempts: 775

Rushing Yards: 4287

Rushing Touchdowns: 35

Yards Per Carry: 5.5

Receptions: 41

Receiving Yards: 403

Receiving Touchdowns: 0

Yards Per Catch: 9.8