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Top-tier tight ends scarce in 2011

Lack of elite measurables and speed plague lackluster group of prospects

Updated: February 24, 2011, 9:34 AM ET
By Kevin Weidl | ESPN.com

The 2011 tight end class is not as strong those of as recent years from a talent standpoint, and lacks top-tier prospects like Jermaine Gresham and Rob Gronkowski last year.


What do some of the top tight end prospects have to prove at the combine? Who looks like a potential sleeper at this point? And which prospects have tough questions to answer? Kevin Weidl has the answers for ESPN Insider. Insider