ESPN's Mel Kiper notes that Ohio State WR Devin Smith "didn't measure as big as he plays" at the combine.
Ohio State WR Devin Smith's disappointing 40 time on Saturday was a result of a sluggish first 10 yards, reports TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline.
Ohio State WR Devin Smith ran forty times of 4.42 and 4.47 at the NFL Scouting Combine.
Ohio State WR Devin Smith "has a chance to run in the 4.2 range," writes ESPN's Todd McShay.
Ohio State WR Devin Smith is a "smooth speed merchant with instant gas off the line," wrote NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein.
In addition to his 40 speed, Ohio State WR Devin Smith "has the lower body explosion that will test well with the vertical and broad jump tests," noted CBS Sports' Dane Brugler.
ESPN's Mel Kiper mocked Ohio State senior WR Devin Smith to the Chiefs at pick No. 18.
OSU WR Devin Smith is "just unreliable on non-vertical patterns," according to CBS Sports' Dane Brugler.
OSU WR Devin Smith was selected by the 49ers with the No. 15 pick in Todd McShay's mock draft.
OSU WR Devin Smith plays like DeSean Jackson, thinks NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein.
OSU WR Devin Smith "proved that he could be as effective on shorter passes by breaking off his routes quickly on digs and comebacks [at Senior Bowl] practice," noted The Guardian's Matt Rybaltowski.
NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah ranks OSU WR Devin Smith as the No. 23 overall prospect int eh 2015 class.
ESPN's Todd McShay writes that Ohio State senior WR Devin Smith "reminds me of the Ravens' Torrey Smith for his abilities as a deep threat, only he has better ball skills."
Ohio State senior WR Devin Smith "has been very inconsistent on non-vertical routes and needs to prove himself as more than just a downfield target," wrote CBS Sports' Dane Brugler.