Wide Receivers

Allen Lazard – Iowa State

Allen Lazard

College- Iowa State

Height- 6 feet 5 inches

Weight- 222 pounds

Position- Wide Receiver

 

Pros:

  • Good after the catch
  • Great hands
  • Willing to block
  • High points the ball well
  • Can win 50/50 balls
  • Big catch radius
  • Long arms

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Cons:

  • Lacks speed
  • Slow out of breaks
  • Inconsistent focus and effort

 

Overall

Allen Lazard is a huge target with good hands. He is one of the best receivers at high pointing the ball in this draft class. He lacks speed but can make catches downfield and wins 50/50 balls consistently. Lazard flashes great ability after the catch, but he sometimes seems to have an issue with focus and his effort is concerning at times. He could develop to be a solid possession receiver. Lazard is considered a 5th round pick.

NFL Comparison: Jaelen Strong

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