Toby Gerhart   #21 RB

Height: 6-0   Weight: 231   Age: 27

Born: 3/28/1987 Norco , CA

College: Stanford

Experience: 5th season

High School: Norco HS [CA]

CAR

97

YDS

318

AVG

3.3

TDS

2

Draft 2010

Pick No.51

Selected By: Minnesota Vikings

Round: 2

Pick (Overall): 19 (51)

Pick Analysis: Gerhart is a big, powerful ball carrier that has just enough speed to be a threat. He runs with a good pad level and consistently breaks through first contact and gets a lot of his yards after initial contact. He seems to get stronger as the game wears on and defenses visibly grow weary of trying to take him on in the latter parts of the game. He knows how to follow his blockers and is patient as he waits for the hole to open up. He is an effective receiver out of the backfield and, while he is not apt to be used as a downfield threat, he can move the chains in the short to intermediate passing game.

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  1. Vikings pick Gerhart

    Published: April 23, 2010 at 07:52 p.m.

    The Vikings select Stanford RB Toby Gerhart with the 51st pick in the 2010 NFL Draft.

  2. 2010 Draft Vignettes - Toby Gerhart, Stanford

    Published: April 13, 2010 at 01:44 p.m.

    A look at NFL draft prospect Stanford running back Toby Gerhart.

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