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PLAYERS
A.J. Jenkins
Round 1, Pick 30
Position: WR
Class:  Sr
School: Illinois
HT: 6'0"
WT: 185 lbs.
40 Time: 4.37
Conference: Big Ten
Biography: Two-year starter awarded all-conference honors as a senior after posting career-best numbers of 90 receptions/1276 yards/8 TDs. Junior totals included 56/746/7.

Positives: Adequately sized wideout with a polished game. Smooth releasing off the line into pass routes, displays good quickness and the ability to get separation from defenders. Extends his hands to make the reception away from his frame and effectively adjusts to errant throws. Sells routes, looks the ball into his hands and possesses both soft and strong hands. Good eye/hand coordination. Comes back to the ball out of breaks and uses his frame to shield away defenders. Consistently finds the open space on the field. Holds onto the ball after taking big hits.

Negatives: Lacks a second gear and does not play to his 40 time. Average skill running after the catch.

Analysis: Jenkins displayed a lot of improvement in his game the past two seasons and is a natural pass catcher with the skills necessary to be a productive third wideout at the next level.

Projection: 2-3
2011 Receiving Statistics
Receptions Receiving Yards Average Per Reception Receiving Touchdowns
90 1276 14.2 8
2011 Rushing Statistics
Rushing Yards Attempts Average Per Rush Touchdowns
26 5 5.2 0
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