Nick Vannett   #81 TE

Height: 6-6   Weight: 261   Age: 26

Born: 3/6/1993 Westerville , OH

College: Ohio State

Experience: 4th season

High School: Westerville Central HS [OH]

REC

3

YDS

29

AVG

9.7

TDS

0

Draft 2016

Pick No.94

Selected By: Seattle Seahawks

Round: 3

Pick (Overall): 32 (94)

Pick Analysis: Vannett grew up in Westerville, Ohio, where OSU football is King. Though he was not utilized to his full potential in the Buckeyes’ passing attack, there’s no reason that he shouldn't be as valued as former teammate Jeff Heuerman, who was a 2015 third-round pick of the Denver Broncos. He has NFL size and hands, earning honorable mention All-Big Ten selection with 19 catches for 162 yards in 2015. Vannett had similar production (19-220) but more red zone targets (scoring five times) as a junior after spare usage as a redshirt freshman (two starts, 9-123) and sophomore (8-80, one TD).

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  1. 2016 Combine workout: Nick Vannett

    Published: March 10, 2016 at 09:29 p.m.

    Watch Ohio State TE Nick Vannett work out at the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine.

  2. Combine Confessional: Nick Vannett

    Published: Feb. 26, 2016 at 03:12 p.m.

    The former Ohio State Buckeye Nick Vannett didn't always play football. Before the gridiron, he was a swimmer and played soccer.

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