|National Football League Draft Profile|
|Derek Epperson |
|High School||Keller (Keller, Texas)|
|2010 Second Team Academic All-American...2009 Honorable Mention All-American...2008 Ray Guy Award semifinalist...Three-time All-Big 12 selection...Three-time Academic All-Big 12 honoree...Career average of 42.7 ranks third all-time in school history...As a senior in 2010, averaged 43.7 yards on 55 punts, totaled seven touchbacks, placed 15 punts inside the 20, and booted 11 punts of 50-plus yards and three punts of 60-plus yards...Significant size and leg power...Athletic enough to compensate for poor or errant snaps...Turns the ball over at an above average rate...Slow delivery speed...Must improve hangtime...Willing to make tackle. |
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