Biography: "Rotational receiver used as Cal's primary return specialist the past three years. Senior receiving totals included 18/210, when he started two games. Averaged 12.7 yards on 20 punt returns and 21.6 yards on 11 kick returns. Junior receiving totals included 22/344/1, when he averaged 21.3 yards returning punts."
Positives: Physically impressive prospect who produces in a variety of ways. Tall receiver that effectively extends his hands and looks the pass in. Makes the reception away from his frame. Uses his frame to shield away opponents. Terrific return specialist and effectively follows blocks everywhere on the field for long gainers.
Negatives: Poor route runner. Does not translate his 40 time onto the field as a receiver. Marginally productive receiver at Cal.
Analysis: Ross has the size/speed numbers to be a starting receiver in the NFL but lacks a polished game and will need work before he's NFL ready. His ability to produce returning punts and kicks should help him secure a spot on a roster where he can also lend a hand as a team?s fifth receiver.
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