KD Cannon – 2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

KD Cannon

WR

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
WR Baylor 9 JR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
5'11 180 4.38 5'11 182 30 3/4 8 7/8

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.41 37 9'11 13 7.1* 4.37*

Overview:

Cannon had a highly productive career at Baylor, with 196 catches, over 3100 yards receiving, and 27 receiving touchdowns. He has fantastic speed, he is also a great deep threat, he is a solid pass catcher, and he runs great routes. He also catches just about everything thrown his way, and he is a good blocking receiver. He is a bit undersized, but that does not hurt his game. Cannon is most likely a day 3 pick, likely ending up in the 4th round to the 5th round range when it is all said and done.

Strengths:

Has fantastic speed

Has been very productive so far at Baylor

A scoring machine

Has a great juke move that helps him beat the DB

Is a great deep threat

A solid pass catcher

A go-to receiver

Runs great routes

Catches just about everything thrown his way

Is a good blocking WR

He goes up and gets the ball

Fights for the ball

He gets great amounts of yardage

Gets enough if not more yard needed per catch

He easily beats his man thanks to this speed

Weaknesses:

A bit undersized

Career Stats:

Games Played: 38

Receptions: 195

Receiving Yards: 3113

Receiving Touchdowns: 27

Yards Per Catch: 16.0