Buccaneers, Round 6. He could probably slide into the slot on the team, and , with Jackson, Evans, and Seferian-Jenkins taking a lot of attention, Herron could provide solid, if unspectacular, production.
All-Star Games: Senior Bowl.
Positives: Though he is short for the position, he has adequate bulk. Above-average hand size. Good hands and can extend and adjust well for fast passes. Fairly quick in his breaks with a sudden double move. Tracks well over inside shoulder. Appears strong and can fight off contact from cornerbacks. Above-average concentration on contested passes. Accelerates well off the line. Above-average track speed for his size and the position. Above-average upper body strength. Adequate vertical leap. Above-average ability to change directions in Combine testing.
Negatives: Short for the position. Missed four games in 2012 due to injury. Below-average lateral quickness in Combine testing.
Projection: Draft as a WR5 with WR3 potential.