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Robert Quinn

Robert Quinn
NFL Draft Scouting Report

Defensive End

North Carolina


College Position: Defensive End
School: North Carolina
Grade: Junior
Height: 6-5
Weight: 270
Birthdate: 05-18-1990
Draft Projection: Top 5
Overall Rank: 4
NFL Draft Position (Rank): Defensive End (1)
3-4 Linebacker (1)

Draft Result

Drafted in the 2011 Draft by the Los Angeles Rams in Round 1 with the #14 pick.

Combine Results



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Strengths

  • Highest upside of any pass rusher in the draft
  • Relentless as a pass rusher - quick hands and determined
  • Great size and length
  • Explosively quick - elite burst off the ball
  • Great straight line speed
  • Has athleticism to play in 3-4 and size to play in 4-3
  • A workout warrior who should test off the charts at the combine
  • Rare athlete for the position
  • Has overcome adversity - Had brain surgery in high school (benign tumor)
  

Weaknesses

  • Decision making - ruled permanently ineligible for taking improper benefits from an agent
  • Lost year cost him a chance to practice and display he had added polish to his raw talent
  • Conditioning - how will the year off affect him
  • Not overly powerful - struggles to anchor - gets pushed off the ball
  • Average versus the run
  • A tad undersized to play 4-3 defensive end
  • A drag down tackler
  • Overly reliant on athleticism - needs to refine technique

News

Top 10 Prospects for the 2012 NFL Draft - Jun 10 (Jared Counterman)
2011 NFL Draft Recap: NFC West Grades - Jun 5 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft: Fran Duffy's Final Mock Draft - Apr 28 (Fran Duffy)
Six Bold Predictions for the First Round of the 2011 NFL Draft - Apr 27 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft Preview: All In or Fold? - Apr 27 (Fran Duffy)
2011 NFL Draft Preview: Defensive End - Apr 22 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft Pick Analysis: Which Positions Provide the Best Value - Mar 17 (Fran Duffy)
2011 NFL Draft: All Overrated Team - Defense - Mar 8 (Fran Duffy)
2011 NFL Scouting Combine: Defensive Tackle, Defensive End and Linebacker Recap - Feb 28 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Scouting Combine: Who and What To Watch - Feb 22 (Chris Maier)
2011 Scouting Combine: The Underwear Olympians - Defense - Feb 17 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Draft: Confirmed Underclassmen - Jan 6 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Post-Christmas Edition (2 Rounds) - Dec 30 (Chris Maier)
A Draftniks Guide to the Bowl Games: Week 2 (Dec 25 - 31) - Dec 22 (Chris Maier)
Top 5 Risers in the 2011 NFL Draft - Nov 29 (Dan Wernery)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Thanksgiving Edition - Nov 25 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Early Season Edition - Oct 13 (Chris Maier)
2011 NFL Mock Draft: Pre-Season Edition - Aug 7 (Dan Wernery)

Mock Draft Results

Live Interactive Draft Coverage Pick Analysis

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