Julian Edelman’s pre-draft scouting report is incredibly accurate

  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
Danny Jaillet
·1 min read
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

As former New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman gets ready for the next chapter of his life in retirement, it’s interesting to see tidbits from the beginning of his NFL career.

Earlier this month, former Patriots scout Jim Nagy shared the Edelman evaluation he received from Kent State prior to the draft.

Completed in the fall of 2008, the evaluation touches on some of the things that made him such a successful member of the New England Patriots. Physicality and toughness were two things in particular that were hallmarks of his game. They helped him forge a long and successful career in the NFL.

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences.
Update your settings here to see it.

Drafted in the seventh round of the 2009 draft, New England certainly got a bargain in Edelman.

Related

Patriots set up 'secret meeting' with Corey Dillon before trading for him in 2004