With the 251st pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos select
7th rd pick Taurean Nixon from Tulane is a cornerback who runs really well. Formed a good pair & was teammates w/our 5th rd CB Lorenzo Doss.— John Elway (@johnelway) May 2, 2015
He is a 6'0", 183lb cornerback from Tulane university.
He played three seasons at Tulane Universtiy and totaled 61 tackles, 5 tackles for a loss, 3 pass breaks up, and one touchdown.
Nixon was also a member of the Tulane track and field team in 2014, competing in the 100 meter dash and 4x100 meter relays.
|Broncos 2015 Draft Picks|
|1||23||Shane Ray||DE/OLB||6'3"||245||Missouri||Scouting report|
|4||133||Max Garcia||C||6'4"||309||Florida||Scouting report|
|5||164||Lorenzo Doss||CB||5'10"||182||Tulane||Scouting report|
|6||203||Darius Kilgo||DT||6'3"||319||Maryland||Scouting report|
|7||252||Josh Furman||S||6'1"||210||Oklahoma State|