A.J. Green Scouting Report

A.J. Green

Height: 6’4
Weight: 211
College: Georgia
40 Time: 4.48
Class: Junior
Stock:
Projected: 1st Round

Stats

2010 – 57 catches, 848 yards, 14.9 avg, 9 TD’s
2009 – 53 catches, 808 yards, 15.3 avg, 6 TD’s
2008 – 56 catches, 963 yards, 17.2 avg, 8 TD’s

Overview:

A.J. Green may be the best receiver since Calvin Johnson to be drafted. Green has an outstanding mix of height and speed and can pretty much catch anything thrown his way. He’ll be a dangerous player in the NFL and should translate his game to the pros quickly and easily.

Scouting Report:

Positives

– Great height/speed combo
– Explosive off the line
– Makes it hard for CB’s to press him
– Outstanding hands
– Can catch anything thrown his way
– Does an excellent job of high pointing the football
– Adjusts well to poorly thrown passes
– Capable of making catches in traffic
– Has good speed to stretch the field
– Tracks the ball well and can make over-the-shoulder catches look easy
– Underrated route runner
– Won’t have trouble creating separation
– Good after the catch, showing off some moves
– Has experience as a returner
– Potential to be one of the best receivers in the NFL

Negatives

– Too thin
– Stats aren’t really up to par with his level of talent
– Looks really awkward because of his height and weight
– Route running needs to be more consistent, gets lazy at times
– Tries but still a poor run blocker
– Was suspended 4 games for selling his jersey

Skills:
1-poor, 2-weak, 3-above average, 4-very good, 5-elite

Speed: 4.0
Hands: 5.0
After Catch: 4.0
Body Control: 5.0
Range: 4.0
Pro Potential: 5.0

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