Kendall Blanton   #86 TE

Height: 6-6   Weight: 262   Age: 23

Born: 11/10/1995 USA

College: Missouri

Experience: Rookie

High School: Blue Springs South HS [Blue Springs, MO]









Draft 2019

Pick Analysis: Blanton is a Missouri native whose father (Jerry) was a linebacker at the University of Kentucky and played seven years with the Kansas City Chiefs. Kendall earned his own headlines as a top national tight end recruit at Blue Springs South High School, also leading his school's basketball teams in blocked shots as a junior and senior. As a redshirt freshman in 2015, he primarily played on special teams for eight games (no receptions). He became an integral part of the offense the following fall, catching 16 passes for 161 yards (10.1 average) and scoring three times in 12 games (two starts). He played in 13 games with three starts in 2017, making six catches for 138 yards (23.0 average) and a score. A sprained knee took Blanton out of action for three games in 2018 but he still managed 22 catches for 177 yards (8.0 average) and two scores in 10 games (five starts).


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  1. Kendall Blanton's full 2019 NFL Scouting Combine workout

    Published: March 12, 2019 at 05:29 p.m.

    Watch Missouri tight end Kendall Blanton's full 2019 NFL Scouting Combine workout.

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