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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Tyron Smith 9th Pick 2011 NFL Draft

Smith, Tyron Southern Cal 6050 307 4.95

Dallas Cowboys

Junior entry. Two-year starter with extra long arms and catcher
mitt hands. Plays in a pro style offense and drives the defender
the way he wants to go. Good zone blocker. Seals the play side
with technique and athletic ability. Good lateral range to slide
his feet and adjust to block a speed rusher. Played right tackle at
USC but has left tackle feet and athletic ability. Will be drafted
as a left tackle. He is equally skilled and effective pass or run
blocking. A knee bender with leg drive and hip snap. Has the
strength, shock, control, and drive to dominate. Regains his
body control and balance to get out of trouble. Can redirect and
recover in pass protection. Good use of hands.
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