Has decent speed/quickness which helps him in flowing to the ball. Shows decent knee bend, good with changing direction in his hips. Shows explosion when a hole opens. Shows great explosion getting up to bat down passes. Shows that he can get to the ball when he doesn’t take plays off. Good on his feet, can change direction fairly easily.
Pass Rush Ability:
Use of Hands
Pass Rush Moves
Big Play Ability
Initial steps could be quicker but makes up for it at times with natural speed. Gets low enough at times, too high at other times. Inconsistent with leverage. Has a few decent moves but needs work. Could get tremendous pressure at times but also tended to take plays off. Very inconsistent.
Against The Run:
Gets low sometimes, other times is too high. Very inconsistent with leverage. Struggles with getting off blocks, takes too long to shed. Lack of leverage takes him out of plays at times. Speed helps him to get to the ball but struggles with open field tackling. Struggles with open field tackling.
Set the Edge
Stack and Shed
Gap Shooting Ability
Gets bullied by bigger linemen but shows flashes of toughness. Decent production getting pressure on the quarterback but needs to eliminate missed tackles. Shows flashes of being a force off the edge but takes plays off and seems to lack aggression at times.
Played at both inside linebacker and off the edge.