Juron Criner #84
College: ArizonaHeight: 6’2½”Weight: 224 lbsArm Length: 32.0″Hand Size: 10.4″
40 Yard Dash: 4.683 Cone Drill: 7.1520 Yard Shuttle: 4.30Bench Press: 17 repsVertical Jump: 38″Broad Jump: 117″
Juron Criner who was drafted in the 5th round by the Raiders this year has put an early stamp on this team as well. His draft projections were all over the place depending on who you asked because of one main factor, he doesn’t have great speed. Yes, you read that correctly, it’s truly a new era in Oakland.
While his speed obviously hurt his draft stock, many were surprised to see him fall all the way to the 5th round after getting some 2nd round grades based on his size, polished route running and soft hands. That was probably one of the main factors in the Raiders drafting him. He was very good value in the 5th round and has proven that early on in mini-camp and OTA’s.
Criner is in a very similar situation that Denarius Moore was in last year. He has the chance to come in ...