USC senior C Max Tuerk left Friday's game against Washington with a sprained knee.
CBS Sports' Dane Brugler notes that USC senior C Max Tuerk needs to play a "mistake-free" game versus Arizona State, to "help the USC offense, and his draft stock."
CBS Sports' Rob Rang believes that USC senior C Max Tuerk "offers an intoxicating blend of length, initial quickness and agility that is sure to excite offensive line coaches."
USC senior C Max Tuerk "could [be] valued similarly to Cameron Erving (No. 19 overall pick in this year's draft) next year due to his versatility," reports NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter.
USC senior C Max Tuerk is "likely to remind scouts of Cameron Erving," CBS Sports' Rob Rang observes.
USC senior C Max Tuerk "proved to be a natural fit in the middle of the line, an agile blocker who is physical and is also capable of blocking on the move," notes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
USC senior C Max Tuerk has made the watch list for the Rimington Trophy.
ESPN's Mel Kiper ranks USC senior C Max Tuerk as the top senior center prospect in the 2016 NFL Draft.
USC senior C Max Tuerk "the athleticism to get to just about any block and he plays with well-rounded technique," writes NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein.
NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter believes USC senior C Max Tuerk "might end up being valued as much as Cameron Erving was in this year's draft because of his versatility."
NFL talent evaluator told ESPN's Kyle Bonagura that USC senior C Max Tuerk would have been the second-best center prospect behind Florida State's Cameron Erving if he had entered the past draft.
ESPN's Greg Katz notes that USC senior C Max Tuerk "has all the tools to be a high draft selection."
ESPN's Todd McShay slotted USC senior C Max Tuerk to the Seahawks at No. 32 in a 2016 mock draft.
USC senior C Max Tuerk "showed rare athleticism in his switch to center and should prove more consistent in 2015," writes CBS Sports' Rob Rang.