Graham had himself a nice week at the Senior Bowl where he met with each and each crew in person, so his virtual agenda is no longer as heavy (but) as one of the most significant assorted prospects.
— Justin M (@JustinM_NFL) February 22, 2021
Add one other title to the checklist of 2021 draft prospect interviews for the Contemporary Orleans Saints. The Draft Network’s Justin Melo experiences that the crew held a virtual meeting with Oregon cornerback Thomas Graham Jr. having previously met him at the Senior Bowl, and Graham’s been busy — he’s currently spoken with the Los Angeles Rams, Inexperienced Bay Packers, and Contemporary England Patriots, as well to the Saints.
Graham entered the 2020 season main the nation’s energetic avid gamers in profession passes defensed (32, with 8 interceptions) but opted out amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the PAC-12’s delayed start. He’s diagnosed as a technically-sound participant with hundreds of abilities beginning exterior, even supposing he doesn’t bring grand versatility as an possibility to veil the slot. He moreover pushes the boundaries of the Saints’ bodily thresholds at 5-foot-10 and 193 pounds, with 31-fade hands.
He would possibly presumably invent up for these obstacles by sorting out well at Oregon’s pro day, but it’s potentially going to weigh into Contemporary Orleans’ review regardless. The shortcoming of facilities visits this year method the Saints won’t be ready to employ as grand time with Graham and varied prospects as regular, so they’re working with much less information. At this level within the draft direction of, Graham is projected to be a mid-round capture.
Light, the Saints haven’t been scared about scouting Oregon before. They kept a shut scrutinize on future Rookie of the one year Justin Herbert for the interval of his senior season and signed three of Graham’s teammates after the 2020 draft: defensive end Gus Cumberlander; offensive lineman Calvin Throckmorton, who spent the year on Contemporary Orleans’ apply squad; and wide receiver Juwan Johnson, who totaled 182 snaps on offense in seven video games. Per chance they love Graham grand more than that trio.