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Lance Kendricks

Lance Kendricks
NFL Draft Scouting Report

Tight End

Wisconsin


College Position: Tight End
School: Wisconsin
Grade: Senior
Height: 6-4
Weight: 241
Birthdate: 01-30-1988
Draft Projection: Third
Overall Rank: Unranked
NFL Draft Position (Rank): Tight End (4)

Draft Result

Drafted in the 2011 Draft by the St. Louis Rams in the 2nd round with the #15 pick.
Lance Kendricks is one of the better receiving tight ends in this draft class. He's got decent size with good athleticism and better body control, he's a match-up problem for the defense on a weekly basis.

Combine Results



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Strengths

  • Good hands, can make tough catches
  • Strong, can break tackles
  • Decent down field blocker
  • Big target
  • Willing blocker - sustains blocks and shows good leverage in pass pro
  • Led Badgers in receptions (43), receiving yards (663), and receiving touchdowns (5) as a senior
  • AFCA All-American
  • SI and SportingNews first team All-American

Weaknesses

  • Tendency to body catch
  • May lack the bulk to play in-line in NFL - looks like a big WR more than a TE
  • Doesn't always sell a play
  • Doesn't have a quick burst off the line
  • Not a strong run blocker - does not get a lot of push

News

Week 11 Pickups of the Week - Nov 13 (Brian Bailey)
Week 8 Pickups of the Week - Oct 23 (Brian Bailey)
Week 6 Pickups of the Week - Oct 9 (Brian Bailey)
Fantasy Football Week 9 Tight End Rankings - Nov 6 (NFL Draft 101 Staff)
Fantasy Football Week 8 Tight End Rankings - Oct 28 (NFL Draft 101 Staff)
Fantasy Football 101: To Start or To Sit Week 7 - Oct 22 (Dan Carey)
Fantasy Football Week 7 Tight End Rankings - Oct 20 (NFL Draft 101 Staff)
Fantasy Football Week 6 Tight End Rankings - Oct 13 (NFL Draft 101 Staff)
Fantasy Football Week 4 Tight End Rankings - Oct 1 (Doug Lancy)
Fantasy Football Week 3 Tight End Rankings - Sep 24 (Doug Lancy)
Fantasy Football Week 2 Tight End Rankings - Sep 16 (Doug Lancy)
Fantasy Football 101: 2011 Tight End Rankings - Sep 3 (Doug Lancy)
2011 NFL Draft Recap: NFC West Grades - Jun 5 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft Preview: Tight End - Mar 30 (Jared Counterman)
2011 Senior Bowl: North Practice Day Three - Jan 26 (Chris Maier & Doug Lancy)
2011 Senior Bowl: Player/Team Observations - Jan 25 (Chris Maier)
2011 Senior Bowl: North Practice Day One - Jan 24 (Chris Maier)
2011 Senior Bowl: North Team Heights Weights and More - Jan 24 (Chris Maier)
2011 Senior Bowl Preview: Who and What to Watch - Jan 22 (Chris Maier)
2011 Senior Bowl: Confirmed Players - Jan 6 (Chris Maier)
2010-11 Bowl Game Preview: Rose Bowl - Jan 1 (Doug Lancy)

Mock Draft Results


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