Chris Braswell
Chris Braswell  LB  Alabama | NFL Draft 2023 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Chris Braswell
Height
6-3
Weight
240
College
Alabama
Position
LB/EDGE
Class
Sophomore
Home town
Baltimore, MD
78.2/100
Player Rating
24
PositionRank
4.5
FortyYD Time
Sacks
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
10
Sol tackles
4

Chris Braswell LB/EDGE Alabama | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Chris Braswell LB/EDGE Alabama
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 4.50 seconds
Height: 6-3 Weight: 240
Overall Rating: 78.2 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
87%
Pass Rush:
76%
Run Defense:
82%
Coverage:
69%
DRAFT GRADE: 7th Position rank: #24
College Games: 12 College Snaps: 114
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (91/100)
College Combine Results
OVR Rank: #7 Pos Rank: #3
College Combine Results
247 Sports Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars (99.09/100 )
Ovr Rank: #39 Pos Rank: #2
Draft Profile: Bio
Chris Braswell from St. Frances Academy High School was rated a 5 star recruit by ESPN and handed a 5 star grade by 247 Sports. Following high school Braswell opted to join Alabama.

In 2021 as a freshman Braswell saw action in 12 games and played on a total of 114 snaps for the Crimson Tide. He recorded 9 tackles, 3 assists, while adding 8 stops. As a pass rusher he added 11 total pressuress, which included 9 QB hurriess, one QB hit, and one sack on the season.
Scouting Report: Strengths
Strengths
  • Plays fast, flows with the action, showing smooth lateral agility and short-area burst. Has good instincts and awareness to quickly find the ball.
  • Good all-around athlete with very good short-area quickness and fluidity. Very good playing strength and has worked hard in the weight room, adding bulk and filling out his frame.
  • Ferocious against the run and very good in coverage, is extremely versatile. Despite his build, he holds up well in traffic and makes a lot of plays by engaging a block, shedding, and pursuing.
  • Can attack the edge with speed and has the flexibility to dip low and under the tackle's reach.
  • Has very good playing speed and is fast in pursuit, chasing down the action with a closing burst. Coordinated and looks natural in space.
  • Works hard to get better and gives top effort on every play. Heads-up defender who shows good field awareness.
  • Has the combination of size and athleticism worthy of development.
  • Does a nice job locating the ball and sticking with the play while working off blocks. Physical finisher.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
Weaknesses
  • Possesses average instincts. More likely to make plays with quick reactions than by diagnosing.
  • Builds to top speed and must take the right line to beat backs to the edge.
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How other scouting services rate Chris Braswell (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
206.5
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
30.0