Alfred Collins
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Alfred Collins
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Bastrop, TX
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Alfred Collins DL/EDGE Texas | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Alfred Collins DL/EDGE Texas
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Overall Rank: #264 Position Rank: #45 (DL)
40 time: 4.95 seconds
Height: 6-5 Weight: 288
Date of Birth: 10/08/2001 Age: 21.1
Overall Rating: 77.9 / 100
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DRAFT PROJECTION: UDFA Position rank: #45
College Games: 33 College Snaps: 889
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (85/100)
College Combine Results
OVR Rank: #52 Pos Rank: #7
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247 Sports Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars (97.06/100 )
Ovr Rank: #32 Pos Rank: #2
Draft Profile: Bio
Alfred Collins from Cedar Creek High School was rated a 4 star recruit by ESPN and handed a 4 star grade by 247 Sports. Following high school, Collins opted to join Texas.

In 2020 as a freshman Collins saw action in 10 games and played on a total of 318 snaps for the Longhorns. He recorded 17 tackles, 5 assists, while adding 12 stops. As a pass rusher, he added 11 total pressures, which included 9 QB hurries, one QB hit, and one sack on the season.

As a sophomore for the Longhorns in 2021 Collins played in 12 games and took part on 328 snaps for the Longhorns. He recorded 13 tackles, 8 assists, while adding 13 stops. As a pass rusher, he chalked up 15 total pressures, and 11 QB hurries, 2 QB hits, and 2 sacks during the year.
Scouting Report: Strengths
  • He’s ready for the physicality of the NFL; Collins has a stout build, strong core and powerful limbs to step in right away as a three-down player.
  • Strong tackler. Has good power in hands and can anchor, shed, and chase.
  • Despite his relatively tall frame, he typically plays with a low enough pad level and natural power to push the pocket with the bull rush.
  • Collins has the heavy hands and upper-body strength to win with power. He drops his weight and anchors well against the run, holding up at the point of attack and capable of occupying double teams.
  • Quick off the snap in the pass rush, he has violent hands and a good feel for working inside counter moves.
  • Collins has the strong core and powerful hands to shed blockers, and he shows excellent instincts with the ability to quickly locate the ball.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
  • He’ll have some issues if asked to take on blocks, but Collins also lacks the kind of sideline-to-sideline range you can build a defense around.
  • Collins struggles to shed blockers and doesn’t show ideal lateral movement skills. Collins also needs to make better use of his length and hands in the pass rush.
  • He’s often slow to react and locate the ball against the run.
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