Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 4/8/13
Quinton Patton, wide receiver out of Louisiana Tech, won't wow you with his numbers; he ran a 4.53 at the Combine. But his two seasons at LA Tech should be an indication of what he will do in the NFL.As a junior, he caught 11 touchdowns plus 1,202 yards receiving; as a senior, Patton increased his production to 1,392 yards and 13 touchdowns. The sky is the limit for this talented wideout.His 6', 204-pound frame is good for the position, but it is his attitude that beats opponents.Quinton Patton has good hands no matter where the ball is thrown, and beats most coverages, often gaining a step when it counts the most. He has a knack for bouncing off first contact and getting extra yards after the catch. He doesn't have pure breakaway speed, though he moves faster and jukes defenders in the open field.There is a lot of good talent in this WR draft class, but Patton belongs in the top 10 for sure.The only weakness I saw on video was not getting both feet down in bounds on tough catches. ...
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