Draft Rewind 2012 – Robert Blanton – Minnesota Vikings

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about ROBERT BLANTON: Notre Dame, 6000 208 4.66. Started 26 games for the Irish over four years. A big corner who may project to a safety for some teams. Consistent over his career as a dependable and reliable player. He will grab and slow down a speed receiver crossing or going vertical. Competitive in his play. Willing to force and contain. Smart, quick, and reactive in his play. Processes information quickly. Has the strength to play off blocks and tackle. Productive in the run game. Registered 193 tackles in his career. Plays in balance and with quickness and agility. Best in zone coverage. Will struggle with a speed receiver on an island. Will take false steps out of pedal when he plays too high. Versatile corner and safety prospect. Will contribute on special teams’ coverage. 2011 stats: 70 tackles, 6 PBU, 2 INTs. BTR:left 4.80, right 4.57. OSR:19/ 35. Fourth/fifth round. (A-31 1/4, H-9 1/8, VJ-34, SS-3.97).

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