Taylor McNamara – 2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Taylor McNamara

TE

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
TE USC 48 SR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'5 245 4.83 6'4* 252*

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.75*

Overview:

McNamara had an ok career, catching only 25 passes, for 198 receiving yards, but no receiving touchdowns. He does have great size, is a good run blocker, he opens holes up for his backs, is a good pass catcher when called upon, and has good hands. He only has 1 full season of experience due to injury issues, he not primarily a pass catcher, he gets beat by fast edge rusher when blocking at times, and does not have great speed. With that said, McNamara is a late round pick at best, more likely he will go undrafted.

Strengths:

Has great size

A good run blocker

Opens holes for his backs

A good pass catcher when called upon

Has good hands

Weaknesses:

Only 1 full season of experience due to injury issues

Not primarily a pass catching TE

He gets beat by fast edge rushers when pass blocking at times

Does not have great speed

Career Stats:

Games Played: 20

Receptions: 25

Receiving Yards: 198

Receiving Touchdowns: 0

Yards Per Catch: 7.9