Draft Profile: S Antoine Winfield Jr., Minnesota

By: Steve Johnson

Antoine Winfield Jr., S, Minnesota

5’9 1/8″ 203 lbs

30 1/8″ arms. 9 1/2″ hands . 72 6/8″ wingspan.

RS-Sophomore

D.O.B.

4.45 40 36″ Vert. 124″ Broad Jump. DNP Bench Reps.

DNP 3 Cone Drill DNP 20 yard Shuttle 

Stats/Accolades/History:

2016: 12 games. 52 tackles, 2.5 TFL, 1 int (82 yard TD), 2 FR, 3 pass break ups

2017: 4 games ( medical redshirt) 20 tackles, 1 TFL, 1 sack, 2 pass break ups

2018: 4 games: 17 tackles, 1 int, 1 FR

2019: 13 games: 83 tackles, 3.5 TFL, 3 sacks, 7 ints (98 yards), 1 TD, 2 FF, 1 pass break up

Misc. Stats: 3 PR, 110 yards, 1 TD in 2018

Accolades: 2019 First-team All-Big Ten, 2019 Big Ten Defensive Back of the Year, 2019 Unanimous All-American

Injuries/Character: Season ending injuries in 2017(reportedly hamstring) and 2018 (foot). Was investigated for a sexual assault charge that was dropped.

History: Three-star recruit from The Woodlands, TX. Attended The Woodlands High School, where he was named Montgomery County Player of the Year as a Senior. Son of the Jim Thorpe Award winner at Ohio St., and first round draft pick of the same first name. His father was a three-time All-Pro selection who played 14 seasons for the Vikings and Bills.

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Draft Projection: TBD

Phanaddict Draft Grade: TBD

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