Hard-nosed LSU running back Tyrion Davis-Price, one of the most physical runners in the 2022 NFL Draft, has a busy schedule. He has visits lined up with the Jacksonville Jaguars, Washington Commanders, and the Carolina Panthers, according to league sources. He is set to meet with the Houston Texans prior to the LSU Pro Day on Wednesday.
Tyrion Davis-Price will visit with Jaguars, Commanders, and Panthers
At the LSU Pro Day, Davis-Price is expected to do drill work and stand on his 40-yard dash time from the NFL Scouting Combine, a 4.48 clocking.
Davis-Price declared early after rushing for a team-high 1,003 yards and 6 touchdowns. The Baton Rouge native set a school record with 287 rushing yards against Florida with 3 touchdown runs.
The LSU running back has outstanding size, vision, and power, breaking tackles routinely. He’s a bruising runner who can catch the football out of the backfield and excels in pass protection.
At the NFL Scouting Combine, Davis-Price ran the 40-yard dash in 4.48 seconds, displaying the speed to finish off runs. At 6-foot, 211 pounds, he had a 30-inch vertical leap and a 9-9 broad jump.
Davis-Price, a Baton Rouge native and former top recruit, was part of a national championship squad as a true freshman. As a freshman backing up future Kansas City Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Davis-Price rushed for 295 yards and 6 touchdowns. He averaged 4.6 yards per carry and scored in four of the last five games.
As a sophomore, he rushed for 446 yards and 3 touchdowns to lead the team, averaging 4.3 yards per carry with 100-yard games against South Carolina and Arkansas.
Davis-Price rushed for 2,500 yards and 29 touchdowns as a high school senior. He was invited to Nike’s The Opening Finals in Portland, Oregon. He was ranked as a four-star recruit and eighth nationally by one recruiting service.