Tyler Vaughns
Tyler Vaughns  WR  USC | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Tyler Vaughns
Height
6-2
Weight
184
College
USC
Position
WR
Class
Senior
Home town
Pasadena, CA
71.0/100
Player Rating
18
PositionRank
4.48
FortyYD Time
Receptions
33
Rec YDs
406
Rec TDs
3
Rec AVG
12.3

Tyler Vaughns WR USC | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Tyler Vaughns WR USC
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 4.48 seconds
Height: 6-2 Weight: 184
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Overall Rating: 71.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Hands:
68%
Short Receiving:
70%
Intermediate Routes:
76%
Deep Threat:
76%
Blocking:
56%
DRAFT GRADE: 4th Position rank: #18
College Games: 31 College Snaps: 1925
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (83/100)
College Combine Results
OVR Rank: #12 Pos Rank: #12 State Rank: #10
College Combine Results
Strengths
  • Balanced, savvy route runner with top field awareness, setting up and selling routes beautifully.
  • Does not possess top breakaway speed, though he's rarely caught from behind.
  • Has the strong hands any NFL wide receiver coach and quarterback would covet. Tracks the deep ball over either shoulder and brings in passes fluidly without breaking stride downfield.
  • Often used on deep routes, getting separation down the sideline or over the middle on crossing routes by extending his arms rather than pure speed.
  • Has a knack for getting open and is a quarterback's best friend - passers just need to toss the ball in his area and he'll come down with it.
  • A savvy, natural pass-catcher with reliable hands and very good focus. Snatches the ball out of the air and shows the concentration to make acrobatic catches look easy.
  • Does not have exceptional straight-line speed but takes advantage of open seams when his quarterback is on target.
Weaknesses
  • Doesn't have the size to consistently win on the outside, but can be productive working the middle of the field and as a return man.
  • Not a burner or consistent vertical threat. Has a lanky frame and will be overmatched physically by most cornerbacks in the NFL. Needs to be more competitive in tight coverage.
  • Does not always use his hands to secure deep throws, allowing the ball into his pads and chest.
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How other scouting services rate Tyler Vaughns (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
178.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
30.0