Originally posted on The Saints Nation  |  Last updated 4/28/12
With Robert Meachem no longer on the roster the Saints drafted in the 4th round to help shoulder the burden of his loss. Nick Toon, son of former Jets WR and NFL great Al Toon, is the newest member of the Who Dat Nation. Toon exploded for 926 yards receiving and 10 touchdowns in his senior season at Wisconsin, emerging as Russell Wilson's primary target. He's a borderline 6'3" player with a great receiver frame that has very good potential to be a solid NFL receiver.Here's his write up on NFL.com: Overview: "Size is the name of Toon's game. The son of former New York Jets star Al Toon, Nick stands at 6-foot-2, 215 pounds, and plays to that size. Toon might not run past many NFL defensive backs, but his overall awareness at the position, understanding of how to play to his strengths and effectiveness in the run game make him a solid prospect. He should be an NFL mainstay after being selected somewhere in the second round."Strengths: "Toon understands how to run strong routes, usin...
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