Who DAT?: 5 Reasons Oregon's De'Anthony Thomas Is a 1st-Round NFL Draft Pick

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Who DAT?: 5 Reasons Oregon's De'Anthony Thomas Is a 1st-Round NFL Draft Pick
Scott Olmos-US PRESSWIRE

Watching De’Anthony Thomas tote the football is the most exciting thing to watch on television. In time, he will be hearing his name called in New York City on the first day of the NFL draft.

Thomas is absolutely menacing to coaching staffs and defenses who take the field against him. Arizona head coach Rich Rodriguez went as far as insisting Thomas was ready for the NFL (per Anthony Gimino of tucsoncitizen.com) and should leave before the Wildcats’ upcoming Top-25 matchup against Thomas’ third-ranked Oregon Ducks.

There is no doubt that Thomas is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, home run threats in college football today.

When he decides to declare for the NFL draft in 2014 or 2015, there will be the inevitable questions about his size and durability. Despite that, here are five reasons the 5’9”, 173-pound Heisman hopeful is worth a first-round draft pick. 

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