NFL Prospect: Willie Andrews

Baylor fans have come to know and love Baylor University standout Willie Andrews. With the NFL draft approaching soon, takes a quick look at Andrews, and makes its projections. also give their take on the Baylor safety.


Full Name: Willie Andrews School: Baylor Pos: S

Ht: 5-9.5 Wt: 193 40: 4.43 Year: 4Sr

Bio: Three-year starter handed All-Conference honors the past two seasons. Senior totals included 59/3/4. Posted 67/0/3 as a junior with a 10.8-yard average on punts.

Pos: Explosive defensive back who displays speed in every direction. Tough, works to get involved and flies around the ball. Flashes skill in coverage and positions himself to make plays on the ball.

Neg: Under-sized, runs around blocks and does not always play under control.

Analysis: Possessing solid size/speed numbers for the secondary, Andrews is a dime back for the next level with potential as a return specialist.

---------------------------------------------'s take:

Willie Andrews has proven his ability to be an excellent return man at the collegiate level. He has shown he has great field vision, and he has proven his tackling abilities by going against the best in the Big 12.

On the next level, Andrews' size may limit his opportunity to be an everyday starter initially, but will certainly have the opportunity to be in on certain defensive packages.

BearsIllustrated Draft Projection: Middle to Late 5th round.

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