49ers Select Louisiana Tech WR Quinton Patton (Rd.4, No. 128)

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  1. SRW

    SRW Ex-World's Worst Site Admin Staff Member

    With the 128th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the 49ers select Louisiana Tech WR Quinton Patton. Patton has good height and a sturdy frame, which allows him to absorb punishment and fight through injuries to stay on the field. He displays the natural hands to snag balls outside of his frame and has a solid radius for a player his size. He is a savvy route runner that uses an excellent combination of foot quickness, explosion and physicality to run precise lines and consistently create separation. Against off coverage he eats up the gap quickly and does an excellent job of disguising his routes with subtle fakes before his cuts. He is an aggressive, instinctual runner after the catch and while not physically dominant, he is a competent blocker because of his consistent effort.

    Source: Sports Illustrated
  2. Crowned

    Crowned Doesn't give a shit.

    Man the 49ers are putting together a hell of a draft.

    ICECOLD 1st Stringer Staff Member

    A lot of value in the 4th round
  4. CaptainStubing

    CaptainStubing Gave her a Dirty Sanchez

    this kid broke his foot during his first nfl catch thursday night. that sucks for him. he will be out a while.

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