Photo of Alexis Serna
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  • 5'7" Height
  • 168LBS. Weight

Overview

The 2005 Lou Groza Award winner as the nation's best kicker, Serna leaves Oregon State as the Pac-10's second-leading all-time scorer with 383 points and has proven to be effective in poor weather situations. As impressive as Serna's career numbers are, he faces an uphill battle in getting drafted as his accuracy dropped each year of his career.

Analysis

Strengths

Positives: Good leg strength for a smaller kicker. ... Has demonstrated the ability to drive the ball on kickoffs and has a long field goal of 58 yards. ... Gets the ball up quickly. ... Best attribute might be a history of success in poor weather situations. ... Emerged as OSU's primary punter in 2007. Negatives: Accuracy has dropped each year of his career after winning the 2005 Lou Groza Award. ... Serna may have bottomed out to end his senior season, missing five of his final seven kicks. ... While his leg strength is considered good for a smaller kicker, Serna only recorded two touchbacks out of 68 kickoff attempts as a senior.
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Grade Title
9.00-10 Once-in-lifetime player
8.00-8.99 Perennial All-Pro
7.50-7.99 Future All-Pro
7.00-7.49 Pro Bowl-caliber player
6.50-6.99 Chance to become Pro Bowl-caliber player
6.00-6.49 Should become instant starter
5.50-5.99 Chance to become NFL starter
5.20-5.49 NFL backup or special teams potential
5.01-5.19 Better-than-average chance to make NFL roster
5.00 50-50 Chance to make NFL roster
4.75-4.99 Should be in an NFL training camp
4.50-4.74 Chance to be in an NFL training camp
No Grade Likely needs time in developmental league.
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