Clarence Hicks
Clarence Hicks  LB  UTSA | NFL Draft 2022 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Clarence Hicks
Height
6-2
Weight
225
College
UTSA
Position
LB
Class
Senior
Home town
Pensacola, FL
63.2/100
Player Rating
50
PositionRank (LB)
4.48
FortyYD Time
Sacks
10.5
Fumbles Forced
1
Tackles
37
Sol tackles
25

Clarence Hicks LB UTSA | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Clarence Hicks LB UTSA
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Overall Rank: #454 Position Rank: #50 (LB)
40 time: 4.48 seconds
Height: 6-2 Weight: 225
Hands: 9 Arms: 33 1/4
Date of Birth: 12/07/1998 Age: 23.9
Pro-Day Results
Overall Rating: 63.2 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
54%
Pass Rush:
81%
Run Defense:
55%
Coverage:
65%
DRAFT PROJECTION: UDFA Position rank: #50
College Games: 37 College Snaps: 1404
Strengths
  • Tougher between the tackles than many expect. Fluid and quick drop into zone, covers enough ground to be Tampa-2 "MIKE" and knows where the markers are.
  • Reads the quarterback to anticipate and is a candidate to play outside.
  • A bit stiff but makes the clean open-field tackle. Good effort in pursuit.
  • Quick to read run, showing good agility and speed to get past blockers and finish. Experienced in coverage and gets a strong jam on outside receivers.
  • Intelligent player who can play "MIKE" linebacker despite his lack of size because of his instincts and ability to find the ball in traffic.
Weaknesses
  • Has lean limbs and needs to get stronger and add bulk to his frame.
  • Doesn't have enough speed, power or bulk to fit any LB position perfectly in the NFL.
  • Loses size battle to many tight ends and is easily pushed away on out routes.
  • Must work on using violent hands and defeating cut blocks. Also needs to build a variety of pass-rush moves.
  • Inconsistent hustle. Only adequate change-of-direction ability. Also loses his balance too often in the open field. Lacks size to bull rush stronger tackles.
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How other scouting services rate Clarence Hicks (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
496.5
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
73.0