tags — Jeff Driskel, dynasty rookie draft, Blaine Gabbert, fantasy football, Colin Kaepernick
Athletically, Jeff Driskel is in the same realm as Blaine Gabbert and Colin Kaepernick…but not quite as good. Driskel is the fastest straight-line runner (4.56), which is stellar for a 6’4″/234 QB, but his 7.19 three-cone is ‘good’, but not like Gabbert (6.84) and Kaepernick (6.85).
If Kaepernick bites the dust or gets traded, then Driskel could be a Gabbert injury away from suddenly starting. He may not be ready as a passer, but I would suspect that means he’ll become a runner to compensate…a 4.56 runner. Just something to keep in mind for late-late round Dynasty Rookie Drafts.
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Category Archives: San Francisco
Twitter @CFBMetrics tags — Eli Harold, 49ers OTA Notes, DeAndrew White, Dynasty Rookie Draft, NFL Draft, IDP, ADP, Quinton Patton Grant Cohn of The Press Democrat had an interesting “good and not so good” set of notes from an early 49ers OTA practice session in late May. Those prepping for an IDP Dynasty Rookie […].. Continue reading→
DeAndre Smelter, Georgia Tech WR | NFL Draft 2015 Scouting Report *WR grades can and will change as more information comes in from Pro-Day workouts, Wonderlic test results leaked, etc. We will update ratings as new info becomes available. *WR-B stands for “Big-WR,” a classification we use to separate the more physical, downfield/over-the-top, heavy […].. Continue reading→
Twitter @CFBMetrics The 49ers did not add a large pool of UDFAs (because they had 49 draft picks this year, but only 12 of them are not a ‘redshirt’), but what they did add was solid-smart. Southern Illinois QB Kory Faulkner is a pretty talented QB. He’s not going to make the team due to […].. Continue reading→