Packers Select Wide Receiver DeAngelo Yancey in 2017 NFL Draft, Round Five

With their fifth-round pick (127 overall) in the 2017 NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers select DeAngelo Yancey, WR, Purdue MEASURABLES / COMBINE:    6'2" 220 lbs, 4.48 40-yard dash, 6.84 3-cone    CAREER NOTES:    An under the radar player who still pitched in 951 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior. Piled that up on just 49 catches, so...
Via Cheesehead TV
27 days ago

Purdue Football: DeAngelo Yancey To The Packers

We heard a Boilermaker name be called! Our first, and probably only, Boilermaker heard his name called today. DeAneglo Yancey was drafted in the 5th round with the 175th overall pick to the Green Bay Packers (Juan is excited). Many didn’t think that we would hear a Boilermaker’s name get called today. I kind of had a gut feeling that Yancey would go in the 6th or 7th, as his...
Via Hammer and Rails
27 days ago

BREAKING – Packers Draft DeAngelo Yancey, WR. Purdue 175th Overall

Analysis (Andrew Mertig): Yancey possesses good size for a NFL receiver (6’2″ 201lbs). He has the ability to high point the ball on deep passes, and the strength to catch balls over the middle of the field. He averaged 19.4 yards per touch in his senior season, so he was able to create big plays. He has shown willingness to block in the running game, though his technique needs...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
27 days ago

Packers Draft Picks 2017: Green Bay trades back to 175, picks WR DeAngelo Yancey

The Packers picked a wideout that they brought in for a pre-draft visit earlier this offseason. The Green Bay Packers went on the clock with the 172nd overall pick in the fifth round, but while they were on the clock they traded back a few slots. The Denver Broncos moved up three spots, giving the Packers the 175th pick and their 7th-rounder in this year’s draft, the 238th overall...
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27 days ago

Purdue WR DeAngelo Yancey to Visit Los Angeles Rams

Rams clearly view WR as a major need this off-season According to NBC Sports’ Josh Norris, DeAngelo Yancey will be visiting with the Los Angeles Rams for a pre-draft visit: Yancey is a big bodied WR at 6’2’ and 205 lbs. He’s never really had elite college production, but after 4 years at Purdue, he’s got over 2,500+ yards and 20 receiving touchdowns. According to
Via Turf Show Times
April 14, 2017

Purdue WR DeAngelo Yancey visiting the Texans, per report

Will the Houston Texans draft DeAngelo Yancey? The NFL draft is only 16 days away. The Texans are winding down their visits with some of this year’s prospects like the rest of the NFL. Purdue wide receiver DeAngelo Yancey will be visiting with the Texans this week, according to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. […] Purdue WR DeAngelo Yancey visiting the Texans, per report...
Via Toro Times
April 11, 2017

2017 NFL Draft Profile: DeAngelo Yancey

Purdue’s best chance for a 20th straight year of being represented in the NFL draft might lie with the big receiver. Despite the team’s recent struggles, Purdue has a surprisingly long draft history. For the past 19 drafts at least one player has been drafted from Purdue. Last year we had to wait until the 6th round, but Anthony Brown was selected by the Dallas Cowboys to keep...
Via Hammer and Rails
April 07, 2017

Packers Draft Visits 2017: Purdue WR DeAngelo Yancey will visit Green Bay

We have the first name of many late-round or college free agent prospects who will be coming to Green Bay in the coming weeks. With the college Pro Day schedule nearing its completion in the next week or so, NFL teams are beginning to line up their formal visits to close out the pre-draft process. Each franchise is allowed to conduct 30 such visits with players, and there are numerous...
Via Acme Packing Co
March 23, 2017

DeAngeleo Yancey Does Well at Shrine Game

The senior receiver performed well at the Shrine Game Yes, we have football to talk about, even in late January. It was 64 degrees in Indianapolis yesterday, so it was at least warmer than the last football game. Yesterday was the East-West Shrine Game in Tampa, and Purdue had a representative on hand. Senior receiver DeAngelo Yancey played for the East Team. The overall result...
Via Hammer and Rails
January 22, 2017

Video: Austin Appleby finds DeAngelo Yancey for 50-yard TD

Austin Appleby has been having a monstrous game early on against the Indiana State Sycamores and has led the Purdue Boilermakers to a quick 14-0 lead over their in-state rival in the first quarter. First, Appleby was able to find Cameron Posey for a 57-yard touchdown to open up the scoring. Now, he has thrown his second touchdown of 50 yards or more with a 50-yard bomb to wide receiver...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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