Better Know A Draft Pick: Sammy Watkins

03.19.14 4 years ago 32 Comments


First name: Sammy

Last name: Watkins

Height: 6’1″

Weight: 211 lbs

Position: Wide receiver

College: Clemson

High school: South Fort Myers

Other famous alumni: Nope

Year: Junior

Age: 20

Parents: Probably

Half-Brother: Florida corner Jaylen Watkins, who is also expected to be drafted.

Major: Communications, again.

Why do football players love Communications?: ESPN makes it look so glamorous.

40 yard dash: 4.43

Twitter: @sammywatkins

What his Twitter bio tells us: He loves Jesus.

What his tweets tell us: He loves @JoshHarris25 way more.

Terrible song that accompanies his YouTube highlight video: “Hell and Back” by Kid Ink

All that song is missing: A Drake verse.

Potential Berman nicknames: Mr. Show Business

Stupid shit that shows up in his Google Image Search: This

Cute shit that show up in Google Image Search: This

Nicest comparisons: Percy Harvin, Josh Gordon and Torrey Smith (self-assesment)

Meanest comparison: Cordarrelle Patterson (who is still pretty good)

Strengths: Physical skills

Weaknesses: Route running

Which makes him: Every highly touted wide receiver prospect ever.

Red flags: He was once arrested for possession of marijuana and two pills.

That’s still illegal? Sorta

Coveted by: Calvin Johnson, probably.

Where he’ll go: Tampa. Sorry, Calvin.

What Nolan Nawrocki is saying: I don’t know what he calls that hair, but I call it a liability.

Impact: Offensive ROY

Top image via, which is usually a good sign.

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