Saubert Impressing NFL Evaluators During Shrine Game Practices

first_img#ShrineGame Day 2: @DrakeBulldogsFB TE Eric Saubert has looked quicker than some WRs. He’s been extremely tough to cover these 2 days.— Emory Hunt (@FBallGameplan) January 17, 2017 Saubert is already balling. Just 1 on 1s, but everything is positive so far. Yancey too.— Josh Norris (@JoshNorris) January 16, 2017 Eric Saubert/TE/Drake far and away the most athletic player at his position.— Tony Pauline (@TonyPauline) January 16, 2017 The praises continued on Tuesday with Mike Mayock, the top draft analyst for the NFL Network, and among others weighing in. TE Eric Saubert of drake highly impressive at EW game….6’5 247 /can run…watched drake tape last night- mvmt skills of WR— Mike Mayock (@MikeMayock) January 17, 2017center_img Former Drake University standout Eric Saubert, who has received an invitation to the NFL Combine last week, completed his second day of practice on Tuesday in preparation for the East-West Shrine Game which is set to take place on Saturday at 2 p.m.It didn’t take long for Saubert to turn some heads.Here are what some scouts and talent evaluators in the media said during and after Monday’s practice:Vikings & Bucs all over Drake TE Eric Saubert, who probably gets the 1st star of Monday Shrine Game East practice— Jeff Risdon (@JeffRisdon) January 16, 2017 Drake TE Eric Saubert had an impressive showing in one on ones once again.— TURRON DAVENPORT (@TDavenport_NFL) January 17, 2017 This past season, Saubert was tabbed as an All-American for the second time in his career after hauling in a career-best 56 catches for 776 yards and 10 touchdowns. His 70.5 receiving yards per game ranked second nationally among tight ends. The Shrine Bowl begins at 2 p.m. Saturday. You can watch it on NFL Network.Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more