Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 3/14/13
One of the most dynamic players in the 2013 NFL Draft is Tavon Austin. His combination of speed, quickness and elusiveness makes him one of the most talked about wide receivers in this draft class.Many teams will look at him and see if he can be the play-maker they need on their team.While there are many strengths in Austin's games such as quick cuts and his ability to compile yards after the catch, there are some weaknesses as well.Tavon Austin: The VitalsHeight: 5'8"Weight: 174Position: Wide ReceiverSchool: West VirginiaClass: Senior40-yard dash: 4.34Bench reps: 14Vertical: 32"StrengthsTavon Austin is a wide receiver with numerous strengths but nothing stands out more than his blazing speed. His 4.34 40-yard dash proves that along with the fact he easily outruns defenders trying to tackle him down the field.His speed also helps him in his route running. Since he is so quick, defenders need to play back 10 yards from the line of scrimmage so Austin doesn't beat them deep.While runn...
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