Morgan Burnett   #42 DB

Height: 6-1   Weight: 209   Age: 29

Born: 1/13/1989 Memphis , TN

College: Georgia Tech

Experience: 9th season

High School: North Clayton HS [College Park, GA]









Draft 2010

Pick No.71

Selected By: Green Bay Packers

Round: 3

Pick (Overall): 7 (71)

Pick Analysis: Burnett has been extremely productive for the Yellow Jackets over the past two seasons. He is very active in both run support as well as defending the pass but also misses too many opportunities due to lack of effort, angles and proper tackling techniques. Burnett has good size and athleticism for the safety position which makes him effective in combination man and zone coverage?s. He is an instinctive player but takes too many chances which make him vulnerable to big plays at times. Burnett can bend to shed and ward off blockers but again is inconsistent in this area. His ball skills are good and show the ability to make plays in traffic. Burnett is a solid safety prospect that has some inconsistencies in his play that may concern some clubs in this year?s draft.