Jalen Wydermyer
Jalen Wydermyer  TE  Texas A&M | NFL Draft 2022 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Jalen Wydermyer
Height
6-5
Weight
255
College
Texas A&M
Position
TE
Class
Junior
Home town
Dickinson, TX
85.7/100
Player Rating
2
PositionRank (TE)
5.03
FortyYD Time
Receptions
40
Rec YDs
515
Rec TDs
4
Rec AVG
12.9

Jalen Wydermyer TE Texas A&M | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Jalen Wydermyer TE Texas A&M
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

ROLE: Inline Multi-Role TE
Last Updated: 03/28/2022
Draft Year: 2022
40 time: 5.03 seconds (5%*)
Age: 23.5 DOB: 12/20/2000
Measurables:
Height: 6-5 (63%*) Weight: 255 (54%*)
Forty: 5.03 (P) (5%*)
0% 100%
(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other (HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
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NFL Combine & Pro-Day Results
ROLE: Inline Multi-Role TE
Last Updated: 03/28/2022
Draft Year: 2022
40 time: 5.03 seconds (5%*)
Age: 23.5 DOB: 12/20/2000
Measurables:
0% 100%
Height: 6-5 (63%*) Weight: 255 (54%*)
Forty: 5.03 (P) (5%*)
(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other
(HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
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NFL Combine & Pro-Day Results
Overall Rating: 85.7 / 100
Average rating of opposition Defense player has faced
Defense Rating:
77%
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QB Rating When targeted: 102.3
Hands:
52%
Short Receiving:
78%
Intermediate Routes:
87%
Deep Threat:
85%
Blocking:
58%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 2nd - Late
Overall Rank: #62 Position rank: #2
College Games: 35 College Snaps: 2032
Grade: 4 ESPN  Stars 4 ESPN  Stars ESPN RATING: 80/100
College Combine Results
Grade: 247 Sports 3  Stars 247 Sports 89 Stars 247 RATING: 89/100
Grade: 4 Stars 4 Stars RIVALS RATING: 5.8 (95%)
Draft Profile: Bio
Jalen Wydermyer is a former four-star recruit out of Dickinson High School in Dickinson, Texas. He was a three-year varsity letterman in football and a two-year varsity letterman in basketball.

During his freshman year at Texas A&M, he topped the team with 6 touchdowns and added 447 receiving yards on 32 catches. He continued this impressive form into 2020 putting up a further 6 touchdowns along with 506 yds on 46 receptions this led to Wydermyer receiving second-team All-SEC honors.
His junior year was much of the same as Wydermyer added a further 515 yds on 40 receptions He was named to the Walter Camp Preseason All-America Second Team, as well as the Athlon Sports Preseason All-America Second Team.
Scouting Report: Strengths
  • A coordinated athlete and tough player to tackle, running with low pad level. Has good body thickness and strength.
  • Athletic able to running deep routes like a wide receiver
  • Good strength and effort to run through arm tackles.
  • Very good hands with a wide catch radius
  • Runs crisp routes and has a full route tree
  • Able to create separation with good speed
  • Has been though of as just a giant receiver - but thats not the case he is an asset as a blocker
  • A dominating red zone target who you uses his height (6' 5") to out jump defenders
  • Soft hands. Flashes good to very good tracking and overall body control to make catches outside of his frame.
  • Catches well in traffic, shields the ball from defenders with his frame, and holds on despite being hit. Will fully extend, snatch, and stay in bounds.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
  • High cut frame and limited power in hands prevent a top blocking grade.
  • Has decent speed but isn't explosive which may limit his game to a possession receiver
  • Hasn't had great experience as a blocker - player WR in high school and so isn't instinctive
  • Only average lateral agility to elude and might not be fast enough to be a consistent threat down the seam against NFL competition.
  • Is a bit high-hipped and slow to get rolling. Frame limits upside as a blocker.
  • Not a dominating blocker and could do with improving his strength at the point of attack
Scouting Report: Summary
Wydermyer had a consistently productive college career in Texas where he put up good numbers and looks to be an excellent receiving tight end, especially over the middle on intermediate routes. He however is not a polished blocker, and does lack a little speed to be considered a high pick - is like a poor man's Kyle Pitts.
He still is likely to have a good NFL career and put up decent numbers as a mid-range threat and a red-zone specialist. He likely will squeeze into the second round of the 2022 NFL Draft

How other scouting services rate Jalen Wydermyer (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
115.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
7.0
*Percentile Ranking in Player's Position Group (NFL Combine Historical Data): This percentile reflects how a player's specific statistics rank in comparison to historical performances at the NFL Combine, specifically within their position group. A higher percentile indicates a better performance. For instance, being in the 90th percentile for a particular stat means the player outperformed 90% of their peers in that category.

*Similarity Percentage: This percentage is calculated based on a comprehensive analysis of various factors, including height, weight, 40-yard dash times, on-field performance statistics, and overall player rating. The analysis is conducted against our database of draft prospects from 2021 to 2023. This similarity score helps in evaluating how closely a current prospect aligns with past prospects. It is important to note, however, that this score reflects similarities based on college production and attributes, and does not account for eventual success or performance in the NFL.