Damar Hamlin
Damar Hamlin  S  Pittsburgh | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Damar Hamlin
Height
6-1
Weight
195
College
Pittsburgh
Position
S
Class
Senior
Home town
Mckees Rocks
70.0/100
Player Rating
27
PositionRank (DB)
4.63
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
2
Interception YDS
4
Passes Defensed
7
Tackles
67
Sol tackles
39

Damar Hamlin S Pittsburgh | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Damar Hamlin S Pittsburgh
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Overall Rank: #127 Position Rank: #27 (DB)
40 time: 4.63 seconds
Height: 6-1 Weight: 195
Overall Rating: 70.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
QB Rating When targeted: 70.5
Tackling:
65%
Run Defense:
83%
Coverage:
60%
Zone:
51%
Man/Press:
61%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 4th Position rank: #27
College Games: 37 College Snaps: 2148
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (83/100)
College Combine Results
OVR Rank: #19 Pos Rank: #13 State Rank: #5
College Combine Results
Buffalo Bills Drafted: 2021: ROUND: 6 - Pick Number: 212 (BUF)
Strengths
  • Tough and scrappy with forceful nature to be physical at all levels of the field. Has good bulk on his frame to be aggressive in run support.
  • Flashes intimidating attitude and will crush tiptoeing receivers across the middle.
  • Strong hands to make plays on the ball, effective blitzer who shows well-coached technique and awareness.
  • Flashes some physicality as a hitter.
  • Good instincts and anticipation reads and reacts with discipline. Dangerous with the ball in his hands.
Weaknesses
  • Needs to tighten his angles in pursuit. Needs to show better tackling technique to consistently finish.
  • Lacks the timed speed to mirror and maintain contact downfield. Loses the ball on slow-developing plays and has a tendency to reach and grab when he gets antsy.
  • Needs to get stronger. Too easily lost in the trash. Not a sudden athlete and shows body stiffness when attempting to quickly redirect.
  • Inconsistent getting off of blocks. Can be a step slow to react when a quarterback comes back to his side of the field late in progression.
  • Not great in man coverage. Does not have elite speed and loses speed/gears down while turning.

 

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How other scouting services rate Damar Hamlin (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
241.6
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
65.0