Cam Jones
Cam Jones  LB  Indiana | NFL Draft 2023 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Cam Jones
Height
6-3
Weight
224
College
Indiana
Position
LB
Class
Senior
Home town
Memphis, TN
78.5/100
Player Rating
21
PositionRank
4.69
FortyYD Time
Sacks
1
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
63
Sol tackles
42

Cam Jones LB Indiana | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Cam Jones LB Indiana
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 4.69 seconds
Height: 6-3 Weight: 224
Overall Rating: 78.5 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
64%
Pass Rush:
66%
Run Defense:
67%
Coverage:
51%
DRAFT GRADE: 6th Position rank: #21
College Games: 42 College Snaps: 1498
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (72/100)
247 Sports Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars (85.43/100 )
Draft Profile: Bio
Cam Jones from St. Benedict at Auburndale High School was rated a 3 star recruit by ESPN and handed a 3 star grade by 247 Sports. Following high school Jones opted to join Indiana.

In 2018 as a freshman Jones saw action in 11 games and played on a total of 191 snaps for the Hoosiers. He recorded 14 tackles, one assist, while adding 5 stops. In coverage Jones notched up one pass break up, one interception, and a QB rating when targetted of 75.0.

As a sophomore in 2019 Jones played in 12 games while logging 310 snaps for the Hoosiers. He recorded 23 tackles, 5 assists, while adding 15 stops. In coverage Jones made 2 pass break ups, one interception, and a QB rating when targetted of 92.9. As a pass rusher he chalked up 8 total pressuress, and 2 QB hurriess, 4 QB hits, and 2 sacks during the year.

In 2020 as a junior Jones saw action in 8 games and logged 364 snaps for the Hoosiers. He recorded 27 tackles, 6 assists, while making 15 stops. In coverage Jones chalked up 2 pass break ups, no interceptions, and a QB rating when targetted of 135.6. As a pass rusher he produced 13 total pressuress, which included 8 QB hurriess, 2 QB hits, and 3 sacks on the year.

In 2021 as a senior Jones logged playing time in 11 games and logged a total of 633 snaps for the Hoosiers. He also added 57 tackles, 17 assists, and 35 stops. While in coverage Jones made 3 pass break ups, no interceptions, and a QB rating when targetted of 126.8. As a pass rusher he tallied 12 total pressuress, which included 6 QB hurriess, 4 QB hits, and 2 sacks on the season.
Scouting Report: Strengths
Strengths
  • A bit stiff but makes the clean open-field tackle. Good effort in pursuit.
  • Has the combination of size and athleticism worthy of development.
  • Looks the part. Good height and a thick, muscular build. Long arms. Good overall athleticism and straight-line speed.
  • Flashes closing speed and agility to reach passers from the blind side or up the middle before they can escape.
  • He will always try to plow into the largest piles and has a good knack of ending up glued to the ballcarrier.
  • Reads the quarterback to anticipate and is a candidate to play outside.
  • Can attack the edge with speed and has the flexibility to dip low and under the tackle's reach.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
Weaknesses
  • Possesses below-average instincts for the linebacker position. Leaves more plays on the field than he makes.
  • Generally an effective openfield tackler but doesn't wrap up consistently. Shows only average awareness in coverage.
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How other scouting services rate Cam Jones (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
332.5
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
46.0