If he stays healthy, Leonard Fournette will be the best running back in next year’s class. Taking it one step further, he could very well be the best overall player.
He’s that kind of talent.
As we turn the page on the 2013 class and familiarize ourselves with 2014, Fournette is impossible to miss. The Louisiana product already has an NFL body, and at 6’1” and 225 pounds, he is handful to bring down. It’s not just the size, though.
Fournette has elite speed, vision and everything you look for in a back. This combination of attributes is what has scouts drooling, and it’s also why you can expect to hear his name plenty over the next 11 months.
As for where he’ll eventually end up—and yes, it’s very early in the process—let’s go to the odds board to search for answers.