Players

John Carlson  

Height: 6-5   Weight: 248   Age: 31

Born: 5/12/1984 St. Cloud , MN

College: Notre Dame

Experience: Season

REC

210

YDS

2,256

AVG

10.7

TDS

15

Combine 2008

Combine
Stats:

  • 20 Yard Shuttle4.28 secs
  • 60 Yard Shuttle11.59 secs
  • Vertical Jump30.5 inches

Strengths

Positives: Has good size and is a complete tight end. ... Can block and get open down the seam. ... Quick off the snap and blocks with a purpose. ... Keeps a square frame and can seal the edge or get to linebackers. ... Smooth adjusting to off-target throws. ... Reliable route runner. ... Has build-up speed. Negatives: He's not Jeremy Shockey or Vernon Davis athletically, but he's not a complete slouch. ... Could be stronger. ... Was prone to drops and lapses in concentration. ... Has long arms and decent strength, but tries to block with his shoulders and loses leverage.

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