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Cowboys 2017 Mock Draft: Dallas Trades Down With San Francisco

[tps_title]Cowboys 2017 Mock Draft: Round 6, 211th overall[/tps_title]

RB Donnel PumphreyDonnel Pumphrey, RB, San Diego State

With the draft pick I decided to select Donnel Pumphrey to fill the role of now that he is a . currently has Pumphrey as his 218th overall in his player .

At just 5'8″, 176 pounds, Pumphrey is definitely not what you would consider an every down back in the . He is best suited to be a 3rd down/change of pace back in the NFL, as well as a contributor on as a punt and . Those are the roles you would likely see him play with the Cowboys as well.

Despite his diminutive size, he is a physical runner. It's not something you probably want him doing at the NFL level because of his small stature, but he has no fear running between the tackles. He is much better suited to run the ball out on the edges and use his speed and vision to get in the open field. He is a good receiver out of the backfield, but is going to struggle in pass protection because of his size.

The Dallas Cowboys were rumored to have met with him at the , so you know there is already an interest there.

Brian Martin
Brian Martin
Level C2/C3 quadriplegic. College graduate with a bachelors degree in sports and health sciences-concentration sports management. Sports enthusiast. Dallas Cowboys fanatic. Lover of life with a glass half-full point of view.

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