2015 Guide: What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about JUSTIN HARDY: East Carolina, 5104 192 4.56. Four-year starter from Vanceboro, NC. Hardy is the all-time FBS leader in career receptions and led the Pirates in catches for four years. A smooth route running natural hand catcher who doesn’t wait on the ball. He attacks it. Catches the ball when covered. Good concentration and focus. Moved around the formation for matchup advantages. Finds the ball quickly in transition out of route. Consistent performer. Has the mentality of a cornerback when facing press coverage. Sacrifices his body for the ball. Has the stamina to run all day. Occupies the defender for duration of the play. Won the Burlsworth Trophy as the nation’s top walk-on. He is sure-handed and can run NFL-caliber routes along with savvy decision making ability. His combination of body control, quickness, and agility make him a dangerous threat with the ball in his hands. Also an experienced punt returner. Strong and reliable hands. Excellent body control. Can adjust to the poorly thrown pass and come down with it in traffic. Tracks the ball downfield without losing speed or balance. Quick reaction and movement after the catch. 2014 stats: 121-1494, 12.3 ypr, 10 TD. OSR:26/40. Fourth/fifth round. (A-32 1/4, H-10, VJ-36.5, SS-4.21).