Find out more. And while opposing offenses have tried to pick on Needham in coverage—with 35 targets in his six games— it’s Needham who’s getting the last laugh by allowing a catch rate of just 51.4% and a passer rating of 78.2.

Since then, Isabella has flashed the playmaking similar to what we saw when he was in college. The closest corollary we can remember from a top pick was. .promo_edge:after { padding:15px; He went from practice squad to backup to spot starter to full-time. That doesn’t scream first-round type prospect to us.

The Bengals’ roster gets a midseason shakeup. The 2016 sixth overall pick has never had a bad season as a Baltimore Raven and has always been among the top left tackles in the NFL. He only forced two missed tackles on 25 carries, but his consistent running saw 11 of them go for a first down or touchdown. Bengals OG Trey Hopkins has been used frequently at left guard in 11-on-11 drills at camp.

The Patriots' defense is best from back to front, a perfect fit in today’s NFL. Shaquill Griffin had a poor year in 2018, earning a coverage grade that failed to crack 50.0. While in coverage, Griffin has been an absolute ballhawk and has comprised the most pass breakups for a cornerback, with 12. Two of his four punts landed inside the Seahawks' 20-yard line and he averaged 4.51 seconds of hang-time per punt. text-decoration:none; So far, it hasn’t worked out the way he had hoped. As such, Becton took only 73 true pass sets (plays with no play action, no RPO, with deep drops and at least four pass-rushers) in all of 2019. He is allowing pressure at a rate that's 1.3% lower than any other tackle in the NFL. Love committed 26 turnover-worthy plays this past season — fourth most in college football. On the field for 22 pass-rushing snaps for the Bengals' defense, Atkins racked up a hit and four hurries. That’s especially true for a prospect like Eason, who we have limited data on. color:#fff; Veteran wide receiver Marvin Jones Jr. has been as sure-handed as you can get in 2019, with the second-most catchable targets without a drop (51). For comparison, the Falcons' Jake Matthews led all NFL tackles with 390 last year, and the 32nd most at the tackle position was 250. Jones has been known for his deep receiving ability (eight catches of 20-plus yards are tied for eighth-most), but he has been a quarterback’s best friend on targets of 19 yards or less by generating the second-highest passer rating when targeted on those targets (142.8). Back with the Eagles, Jackson found himself back in the end zone on the receiving end of some deep passes. background:#ce1141; He was one of the most tested centers in the country with 256 true pass sets (third most among centers in the FBS), and the results went south. He also registered two tackles resulting in a defensive stop to cap an overall impressive display. Hill has been the secret superstar of the Los Angeles Rams, as he is locking down his opponent in coverage, allowing a catch rate of just 47.1% (sixth-lowest). By no means does this imply that we’re writing these guys off, but many of these players will be lower on our board than most because of those concerns.

C Trey Hopkins, Cincinnati Bengals. More News Featured Tools. One of the best in the business was back at it again on Sunday, making his presence felt in the Seahawks come from behind win over the Bengals. While he didn’t register any tackles in the game, he went one better, blocking a punt on 4th-and-4 with 13:37 left in the first quarter. Hubbard moved around the defensive front like he usually does and consistently brought pressure.

not always perfect off the snap, but the recovery on some of these plays is great. Poyer is missing tackles at an impressively low rate, too, with just four misses on 73 attempts.

We’re still higher on Delpit than anyone else on this list, but we’d be lying if we said the missed tackles didn’t terrify us. Logos were compiled by the amazing
NFL and PFF player stats for Arizona Cardinals WR DeAndre Hopkins on Pro Football Focus. Jackson was fantastic between the numbers, completing 10-of-11 pass attempts for 276 yards and five touchdowns.

It’s not only that he doesn’t have the practice, but also that he’s been bad on them. Join our linker program. Eric Kendricks is having himself a career year in Minnesota and has earned a 90.5 overall grade that currently ranks second at his position. The 340-pound unit Dexter Lawrence has been feasting in his rookie season with the Giants, ranking ninth at his position in overall grade (82.8) and fifth at his position in run-defense grade ( 88.0). On the field for 27 coverage snaps, he allowed just one reception that went for just six yards. Zach Ertz is Philly’s number one tight end, but Dallas Goedert has been just as good, earning an 81.4 PFF grade that ranks seventh at the position. The best running back on the Chargers' roster, Austin Ekeler has been just as good as the so-called MVP candidate, Christian McCaffrey.

Those are objectively average numbers by college standards and bad numbers by NFL prospect standards. Jones is a true nose tackle, and the data shows he’s one of the best in the business. More specifically, his deep receiving in 2019 has been excellent, as he is currently PFF’s fourth-highest-graded receiver on targets of 20-plus yards — he has the third-most deep catches and fourth-most deep yards so far this year. Add in the fact that Georgia had the best team run-blocking grade in the Power-5, and you can see why we’d be lower on Swift that most. Epenesa often did at Iowa. opacity:.9; In his sixth season as a Tennessee Titan, interior defensive lineman DaQuan Jones is having a career year and currently ranks 10th in PFF grade at 84.1. On 1,442 snaps over three years at Penn State, Gross-Matos’ single highest pass-rushing game grade was an 80.1 as a freshman against Georgia State. No guarantees are made for any specific outcome. Below is the highest full-season rushing grade for every running back that’s been drafted in the first round since we started grading players prior to the 2015 draft. Interior defensive lineman D.J. He was also on the field for 16 run-blocking snaps, producing a PFF run-blocking grade of …