Better Know A Draft Pick: Ryan Tannehill

03.27.12 6 years ago 20 Comments

Name: Ryan Tannehill
Age: 23

Used to play: Wide receiver
Currently plays: Quarterback
Wants to play: Doctor

School: TAMU
Year: Redshirt Senior

Major: Biology

Height: 6’4″
Weight: 221

Twitter: Boring
Wife’s Twitter: Crushing it

Biggest fan: This guy, probably.

Strangest comparison: Ryan Fitzpatrick
Most SEO’d comparison: Tim Tebow

Opposite of: Matt Jones

Strengths: Running the bootleg, a compact release, and good accuracy on intermediate routes
Weaknesses: Mechanics, downfield accuracy, and game management

Why anyone would draft him in the top 10: Desperation
Who will take him: Miami (see above)

Interesting tidbit: When his playing career is over Ryan wants to form a doctor/nurse team with his wife.

What scouts are saying:

Immediate impact: Promising clipboard holder

Down the road: Maybe he can still catch

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