Round 1: Indianapolis Selects RB Donald Brown

With Selection 27 in Round 1, Indianapolis selects RB Donald Brown, Connecticut. Learn more about this pick from team and draft experts!

Player Donald Brown - RB - Connecticut
Team Indianapolis Colts
Pick Round 1, Selection 27 (27 Overall)
Combine Stats Ht: 5102v   Wt: 210v   Forty: 4.50v  
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Chris Steuber Ranking
#30 out of 357 overall
#3 at RB
Brown is a strong, compact runner who's tough between the tackles. He has the ability to get on the edge, but he's at his best running North-South. He's quick through the hole, shifty in the open field and has the quickness to be elusive in the open field. He has great vision and balance and falls forward when being tackled. He has good hands out of the backfield, but has to work on his blocking.
Tom Marino's Ranking
#58 out of 501 overall
#4 at RB
Adam Caplan's Flash Analysis A surprise selection here for the Colts, but considering the struggles of RB Joseph Addai last season, this pick shouldn't be a shock. Brown offers more versatility and both should form a solid tandem at running back.
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