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Senior TE class void of premier talent

Updated: September 19, 2006, 5:15 PM ET
By Todd McShay | Scouts Inc.

When the 49ers selected Vernon Davis with the sixth overall pick in April's draft, he joined Kellen Winslow Jr. as the highest-selected tight ends since Riley Odoms (fifth by Denver in 1972). The 2006 draft also saw eight tight ends come off the board on the first day, the largest such total in more than two decades. Davis was among three underclassmen selected on Day 1, leaving next year's senior class void of premier talent.

As it stands right now, not one senior tight end prospect is ...

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