Prospect Profile: Maurice Avery

Full Name: Maurice Avery School: Memphis Pos: WR

Ht: 5-11.5 Wt: 213 40: 4.61 Year: 4Sr

Bio: Forced to play quarterback as a senior, completing 56.8% of his throws for 894 passing yards and adding 132/570/5 carrying the ball. Receiving totals included 36/422/1 as a junior after career-best totals of 49/72/8 as a sophomore.

Pos: Nice-sized possession wideout with natural pass-catching skills. Extends to make the reception away from his frame and possesses soft hands. Flashes skill as a downfield blocker.

Neg: Not a deep threat and has marginal playing speed.

Analysis: An undeveloped college prospect, Avery's size is enticing. Needs to have a big camp next summer for any chance of sticking on a roster.


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