Nick Toon Scouting Report

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Nick Toon Scouting Report

Position: WR
Conference: Big10
School: Wisconsin Badgers
Year/Status: Drafted
Jersey Number: #1
Height & Weight: 6'3 - 220 lbs.
Draft Prediction: Fourth Round
Drafted 4.27 in 2012 by NO

2012 NFL Combine Results
40-Yard Dash4.54
Bench press18
Vertical jump37.5
Broad jumpDNP

2012 NFL Draft Prospect Scouting Report:

Nick Toon, WR, Wisconsin

Toon has the size, strength, and ball skills to be a solid possession receiver upon entering the NFL. He won't blow past many receivers on out routes, but he can use his size to his advantage in order to make plays down the field.

Toon ran a good, but not great 4.54 40-yard dash at the combine. The problem is that his game film will be tough for teams to glean a lot of information from. Wisconsin spends so much time focusing on their running game that it is tricky to watch him break press coverage and run routes throughout a game.

The Badgers have produced a few solid pass-catchers in the NFL -- including Lee Evans, Travis Beckum, Owen Daniels, Lance Kendricks and Jim Leonhard -- so the lineage is there for those who were successful at Wisconsin to become NFL pros. Toon needs to work on his ability to seal the edge as a run-blocker. He sometimes drop what should be sure catches, but has really improved upon this over his last two seasons. When route-running, he'll need to clean up his footwork and make sharper cuts.

Toon is one of the top senior receivers in this class. His father, Al, was a former player with the New York Jets.

Last Updated Mar-31-2012 by Matt De Lima

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Prediction: 1st Round

Could be another Marques Colston if he develops in a quick way.

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rltmusicman 04/28/12 01:48 PM