Wendell Smallwood – 2016 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Wendell Smallwood



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
RB West Virginia 4 JR Spread

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
5'11 202 4.47 5'10 208 30 1/2 9 1/4

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.47 33.5 10 14 6.83 4.28


Smallwood has tremendous speed, is a tough runner, and has good vision. He was a workhorse, and very productive for West Virginia. On the other side he is a bit undersized, and gets stuffed at the line of scrimmage at times. With that said, I expect Smallwood to be taken on day 3.


Has tremendous speed

has good vision

is a tough runner

a decent pass catching back

a good blocker

has an explosive burst

a workhorse

very productive


A bit undersized

gets stuffed too much at the line of scrimmage

Career Stats:

Games Played: 38

Rushing Attempts: 425

Rushing Yards: 2462

Yard Per Carry: 5.8

Rushing Touchdown: 12