Home Sports Redskin NFL Draft Evaluation: Could T.J. Hockenson bring balance to the Redskins offense? SportsRedskin NFL Draft Evaluation: Could T.J. Hockenson bring balance to the Redskins offense? April 18, 2019 12 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp With the NFL Draft only a week away, we’re taking a closer look at some of the prospects the Redskins could look to draft in the first round. Today, we move on to Iowa tight end T.J. Hockenson. At 6-foot-5, 251 pounds, Hockenson is an incredibly impressive athlete. But how does that translate on the field? From a receiving standpoint, Hockenson can be a nightmare matchup for opposing defenses. He’s a truly versatile weapon as a receiver. While he doesn’t necessarily have the quickness that a Jordan Reed has, he still has long speed and combines it with great balance and strength to make him a true yards-after-the-catch threat. Here, Hockenson lines up split out of the formation in the slot to the left. He runs a simple stick route, breaking outside in front of the defender lined up across from him. His break is sharp enough that he creates some separation and the moment the ball is in his hands, he becomes a huge threat. Hockenson turns a simple… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – All aTwitter: 5 June 2020 Redskins' Chase Young among NFL players featured in video requesting league condemn racism [NBC Sports Washington] – NFL medical chief Andrew Sills is 'optimistic' about season going as scheduled [NBC Sports Washington] – How these 'unusual times' may affect newer Redskins players like Dwayne Haskins and Chase Young [NBC Sports Washington] – Cousin of Redskins cornerback Greg Stroman fatally shot in Richmond Cousin of Redskins cornerback Greg Stroman fatally shot in Richmond [Washington Post: D.C. Sports Bog] – Clinton Portis says attending a police brutality protest in Charlotte ‘helped my heart’ How these 'unusual times' may affect newer Redskins players like Dwayne Haskins and Chase Young [Washington Post] – Redskins coaches, including Ron Rivera, to return to team facility Friday [The Spun] – Former Redskins Star Has Message For QB Dwayne Haskins [NBC Sports Washington] – Report: NFL coaches allowed back in the office on Friday [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Khaleke Hudson could have a Matthew Slater-like impact on special teams LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.