4 Small-School WRs To Watch At The Combine
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The NFL combine is quickly approaching, and with it comes our first glance at the 2017 draft class in a controlled workout environment. Fifty-eight prospects invited to the combine received a wide receiver designation, most hailing from FBS schools. There are, however, a few notable WR prospects coming from much smaller schools that could make waves.We know the first step to a prospect being drafted, or ever becoming a relevant fantasy asset, almost always starts with a combine invitation. If a prospect combines solid production with decent athleticism, it allows us to narrow down the field a bit more. Questions regarding relative level of competition are sure to accompany the following four small-school WRs, and to be clear, the majority of these prospects are unlikely to see sustained NFL success. But as we’ll see, positive indicators do exist — size, production, and a trip to the NFL combine being chief among them.