Paxton Lynch – 2016 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Paxton Lynch

QB

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
QB Memphis 12 JR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'5 225 4.95 6'7 244 34 1/4 10 1/4

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.86 36 9'10 7.14 4.26

Overview:

Lynch is a big quarterback, with great accuracy, very productive, and was a 3-year starter at Memphis, but he is seen as more of a project rather than a day one starter, but aside from that, he should come off the board in round 1, as one of the first three quarterbacks taken on April 28.

Strengths:

Has great size

is very accurate

has great arm strength

is a decent running QB

has a great deep ball

does not run the ball over often

was a 3-year starter at Memphis

very productive at Memphis

Weaknesses:

Playing for lower FBS school could be seen as a product of playing weaker teams

more of a project than a day one starter

Career Stats:

Games Played: 38

Record: 22-16

Passing Yards: 8863

Passing Touchdowns/Interceptions: 59/23

Completion Percentage: 62.9