Washington Redskins New Wide Receiver Robert Davis Recorded Some Mind-Boggling Speed Measurables.
In Rating and Ranking the Washington Redskins NFL Draft Class, I have just come across an Incredible Wide Receiver from Georgia Southern named Robert Davis and he is an Unbelievable Athletic Wide Receiver and he “Put-Up” some Unbelievable and Incredible Speed Measurables at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine. Davis also Proved to the Shocked NFL Scouts that his 15.3-Yards Per Catch Average in 2016 was no Fluke or Coincidence.
At 6-3 and 219 Pounds, Davis ran a 4.44 in the Forty and a 4.24 Pro-Shuttle; did an Incredible 136-Inch Standing Broad Jump; and an Amazing 19 Reps of 225 on the Bench Press. The Standing Broad Jump was Tested in the in the 95th and 98th percentile, respectively.
When you watch Davis on his Highlight Film, he shows his Great Speed and Great Quickness off the Snap of the Football and then his Second Gear Kicks-In to Separate him from the Defensive Back, trying to Cover-Him. Davis can then use his “Big-Body” and Great Jumping Ability to Out-Jump Defensive Backs.
With his Big-Body, Davis is Really Hard to Tackle in the Open-Field and then he is able to Create Big Plays after the Big Catch. He has strong hands, only dropping Three Passes for the entire 2016 Football Season and along with these Great Stats, Davis Demonstrated the Amazing Ability To-Make the Incredible and Impossible Catch.
With all of these Great Superlatives, the first question that is asked would be: How did Davis go Un-Drafted until the Sixth Round and the answer is that his Competition Level was a Big Question. Davis, however, did play Extremely Well against both The University of Oregon and The University of Wisconsin. Against Oregon in 2015, Davis Caught Three Passes for 89-Yards and a Touchdown, and then Against Wisconsin in 2016, he Caught Eight Passes for 93-Yards and a Touchdown.
Davis also showed Great Versatility, playing both Slot Receiver and Outside Receiver. Davis had a Lot of NFL Teams that were Excited and Interested with his Unbelievable Athleticism, and he had the production and skill set to back it up.
Davis wasn’t recruited heavily out of High School, because he played in a Run-Oriented Offense, but he was a Relative of longtime Wide Receiver Carolina Panther Thomas Davis, who finished his career at Wide Receiver with the Panthers and his Relative Finished as the Panthers All-Time Leading Wide Receiver, as he broke a Lot of Panthers Wide Receiver Records.
In 2013, as a Freshman, Davis was the Second-Leading Wide Receiver for Georgia Southern, with 44–Catches for 711-Yards and Four Touchdowns. Then in 2014, he Caught 50-Passes for 732-Yards and Two Touchdowns and then was Selected Honorable Mention on the All-Sun Belt Team.
Then in 2015 and 2016, Davis was an All Sun Belt First-Team Selection, averaging 16.1-Yards Per Catch in 2015 with 61-Catches for 980-Yards and Six Touchdowns and in 2016, he Caught 67-Passes for 968-Yards and Five Touchdowns. Davis also Averaged 43.8-Yards Per Catch on his Five Touchdown Catches in 2016.
Led By Myles Garrett, Robert Davis, And Several Other Players Broke The 2,800 MEARS RATING Plateau!
At 6-3 and 219 Pounds, Super-Star Wide Receiver Robert Davis went to the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine and he Put-Up some of the Most Incredible Measurables for his Wide Receiver Position that the NFL Scouts at the Scouting Combine have ever seen. Led by DE Myles Garrett with a 2,929 MEARS RATING, there were Several other Players, including Robert Davis, with a 2,828 MEARS RATING, who Reached this 2,800 MEARS RATING Plateau.
In Wowing the NFL Scouts and the NFL Analysis Scouts ran a 4.44 in the Forty and a 4.24 Pro-Shuttle; which are Great, but then he did an Incredible 136-Inch Standing Broad Jump; and an Amazing 19 Reps of 225 on the Bench Press. The Standing Broad Jump was Tested in the in the 98th Percentile.
As I have already said! There were Several Players in the 2017 NFL Draft who Reached the 2,800 MEARS RATING Plateau, including DE Myles Garrett of Texas A&M who was Drafted as the #1 Overall Selection by The Cleveland Browns and Robert Davis who was Drafted in the Sixth Round by The Washington Redskins as the 209th Overall Selection.
So lets take a look at just how Incredible these Two Players Really Were at the Scouting Combine. Garrett (6-4, 272, 4.64, 41, 4.44, 128, 33) was Mind-Boggling with his Measurables for his Position.
In Relationship to his Defensive End Position, Garrett was #1 in the Vertical Jump with a 41-Inch Jump, while Jordan Willis of Kansas State and The Cincinnati Bengals was #2 with a 39-Inch Vertical. He also Tied for #2 in the Standing Broad Jump with a 128-Inch Jump behind Haasan Reddick of Temple and The Arizona Cardinals with a 133-Inch Jump. Two others who Tied for 2th with Garrett included Tanoh Kpassagnon of Villanova and The Kansas City Chiefs; and Ifeadi Odnigbo of Northwestern and The Minnesota Vikings. In the Bench Press, Garrett was also #2 with 33-Reps behind Carl Lawson of Auburn and The Cincinnati Bengals, who was #1 with 35 Reps.
In Relationship to all other Wide Receivers, Davis (6-4, 219, 4.44, 41, 4.28, 136, 19) was #1 in the Standing Broad Jump with a 136-Inch Jump. Four other Receivers Tied for 2nd with a 135-Inch Jump included Malachi Dupre of LSU and the Green Bay Packers; Zay Jones of East Carolina and The Buffalo Bills; Speedy Noil of Texas A&M; and John Ross of Washington and The Cincinnati Bengals.
Davis also got #2 in the Vertical Jump with a 41-Inch Jump; while Speedy Noil got #1 with a 43.5 Jump. The in the Bench Press, Davis got 2nd again with a 19-Rep in the 225-Pound Bench Press as Billy Brown of Shepherd and The Philadelphia Eagles did 23-Reps.
With these Incredible Measurables, Myles Garrett Recorded a Record-Breaking 2,894 MEARS RATING; while Robert Davis Recorded a 2,828 MEARS RATING.