What lies ahead for the former Texas football standout wide receiver Lil’Jordan Humphrey for his landing spot in the 2019 NFL Draft?
The 2019 NFL Draft Combine is now just around the corner, and there’s a handful of former Texas football players to watch that received invites. Among those players from the Texas Longhorns that accepted invites was the early entrant star wide receiver Lil’Jordan Humphrey.
All in all, there are five former Texas football players that were invited to the 2019 NFL Draft Combine including Lil’Jordan Humphrey. The others encompass linebacker Gary Johnson, cornerbacks Kris Boyd and Davante Davis, and defensive end Charles Omenihu.
Among all the offensive prospects coming out of the Longhorns football program, Lil’Jordan Humphrey could be the best that it has to offer for the 2019 NFL Draft. He is a special talent that emerged in a big time way during the 2018 campaign. Humphrey had the breakthrough season that saw him post more than 1,000 receiving yards and 10 total touchdowns.
There wasn’t much motivation for Lil’Jordan Humphrey to return to the Forty Acres for the 2019 season since he would not be able to prove much for the next year’s draft. Most of what he could bring to the table was already discovered this past season. And, this very highly touted group of 2019 wide receiver signees for the Longhorns need to get their due with the offense.
However, the NFL prospects for Lil’Jordan Humphrey are very promising as an early-to-mid round selection. He shouldn’t fall any later than the fourth round of the draft, despite this being a very deep wide receiver class.
Here’s a look at the five best NFL landing spots for former Texas Longhorns standout wide receiver Lil’Jordan Humphrey in the upcoming draft.