Biography: Senior totals included 29 receptions/403 yards/5 TDs after he had 58/614/2 as a junior. Totaled a career-best 60 receptions and 710 receiving yards during his sophomore season.
Positives: Usually reliable pass catcher coming off a disappointing senior campaign. Quick releasing off the line into pass routes, displays a burst of speed and easily makes the reception in stride. Always finds the clearing in underneath coverage, extends to make the reception away from his frame and displays strong hands with the ability to pull the fastball from the air. Effectively uses his frame to protect the pass and displays solid eye/hand coordination. Has a gliding style, easily changes direction and remains focused.
Negatives: Not a sturdy or strong receiver and loses out in battles. Does not show top end speed on the field. Never elevated his game after a terrific sophomore campaign.
Analysis: Reed looked like a star in the making after his sophomore season, but his play has fallen off since. He possesses all the skills necessary to be a fifth receiver in a variety of NFL systems if he gets his game back on track.
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