Ryan Ramczyk NFL Draft Profile

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Ryan Ramczyk – Offensive Tackle – Wisconsin, Big Ten

DOB – 1994

Height – 6’6″

Weight – 310 lbs

Strengths:

Athletic. Smart. Decisive. Student. Knows the game. Dedicated technician who understands how to apply and possesses the needed discipline in order to excel. Has NFL frame at 310 lbs and 6’6″. Learned his craft at Wisconsin in the Big 10 which is to linemen what USC is to running backs and Penn State is to linebackers. Already has natural strength yet is still maturing. He will get stronger. Understands which techniques to use in which situation. Has the expertise to employ them. Can anchor in pass blocking and keeps his frame in excellent position. Gets to the second level in the run game. Excellent drive blocker. Handles stunts and twist. Understands how to pass off his man. Can find and engage his assignment on the move.

Weaknesses:

His arms could be longer. Just a wee bit on the short side. This could very well relegate Ryan to the right side where his skill set would be best utilized. Can get shocked by rangy ends who can get their hands on him before he can engage. Occasionally gets caught too vertical. Doesn’t have plus lateral movement to make up ground.

Here is Ramczyk with a excellent rep against Taco Charlton, the likely first round prospect. Good technique makes Charlton rush up the field and past the pocket.

Pro Comparison:

Terron Armstead

Overall Review:

Ramczyk is one of the few tackles in this class that is a “true” tackle in the NFL. The former Wisconsin Badger has a NFL tackle’s body at 6’6 310lbs but moves very smooth for his size and has good footwork to match with his powerful upper and lower body. Ramczyk is a very smart football player who is successful as both a run and pass blocker. He excelled at Wisconsin and the Big 10 working against probable first round draft picks on a regular basis. This makes you better. Your team lands this guy your RB and your QB are going to be very happy individuals.

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