Cooper Kupp set 15 FCS records. Now read which NFL mock draft has him being drafted in the first round of the 2017 NFL draft.
College: Eastern Washington #10
Position: Wide Receiver
40 Time: 4.62
- 2016: Richmond (6 receptions for 128 yards and 1 touchdown)
- 2015: Oregon
- 2014: Sam Houston State
- 2015 & 2016 Offensive Player of the Year (Football Championship Subdivision Athletic Directors Association)
- 2016 Walter Payton Award (best player in FCS). Runner up in 2017. Eastern Washington quarterback, Gage Gubrud came in third.
- 2016 STATS Offensive Player of the Year.
- 2013 Jerry Rice Award (top freshman in FCS)
- Set 15 FCS records.
- Four time consensus FCS First Team All-American.
- Three time Academic All-American.
- Beat Jerry Rice’s FCS reception yards record with 6464 yards.
- Was offered only two scholarships out of high school, Eastern Washington and Idaho State.
- Grandfather Jake Kupp played guard for the New Orleans Saints for 12 years. And, is a New Orleans Saints Hall of Famer.
- Father Craig Kupp played quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys and the, then Phoenix, Cardinals.
- Can play a large slot receiver, or a number two receiver on the outside.
- The most talked about player at the 2017 Senior Bowl.
- Had monster games against FBS teams, Washington, Oregon, Washington State, and Oregon State. In those games he had 40 receptions for 716 yards and 11 touchdowns.
NFL Draft Board Breakdown
Cooper Kupp has a very slim chance of being drafted in the first round of the 2017 NFL draft. CBS’s Will Brinson has him going to the New England Patriots with pick number 32.
But, most likely Cooper Kupp will be a mid second round draft choice according to NFL.com’s Bucky Brooks.