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Rhett Ellison - NFL Draft Profile

TeamMinnesota
Round4
Selection33 (128 overall)
PositionTight End
SchoolUSC
YearSR
Born10/03/1988
Height6-5
Weight250
High SchoolSt. Francis (Portola Valley, California)
2011 All-Pac 12 First Team selection as a special teams player...Caught 53 passes for 471 yards and six receptions as a two-year starter for USC...Set a career high with 22 receptions in 2011...Had 133 total yards receiving in 2011, down from a career high 239 yards in 2010...Versatile option that can play fullback and on special teams as well...Sure-handed receiver...Runs route well and creates space in coverage...Tremendous hustle...Doesn't get much after the catch.

2011 Season Stats
 Wk.Opp.Rec.YardsTDAvgResult
1vs. Minnesota32207.3W 19-17
2vs. Utah0000W 23-14
3vs. Syracuse53116.2W 38-17
4at Arizona State1101L 43-22
5vs. Arizona1202W 48-41
7at California1404W 30-9
8at Notre Dame1202W 31-17
9vs. Stanford222011L 56-48
10at Colorado21005W 42-17
11vs. Washington0000W 40-17
12at Oregon32307.7W 38-35
13vs. UCLA31615.3W 50-0
Collegiate Career
 SeasonRec.YardsTDAvg
20112213326
201020229311.4
200964116.8
2008458014.5

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