Danny Stutsman
Danny Stutsman  LB  Oklahoma | NFL Draft 2025 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Danny Stutsman
Height
6-4
Weight
241
College
Oklahoma
Position
LB
Class
Junior
Home town
Windermere, FL
85.6/100
Player Rating
4
PositionRank (LB)
4.62
FortyYD Time
Sacks
3
Fumbles Forced
2
Tackles
104
Sol tackles
51

Danny Stutsman LB Oklahoma | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Danny Stutsman LB Oklahoma
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

PLAY STYLE: MULI-ROLE LB
Last Updated: 04/29/2024
Draft Year: 2025
40 time: 4.62 seconds (75%*)
Age: 21.3 DOB: 03/10/2003
Measurables:
Height: 6-4 (89%*) Weight: 241 (54%*)
Forty: 4.62 (O) (75%*)
0% 100%
(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other (HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
For an explanation of how the (HS) data is calculated see this article
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PLAY STYLE: MULI-ROLE LB
Last Updated: 04/29/2024
Draft Year: 2025
40 time: 4.62 seconds (75%*)
Age: 21.3 DOB: 03/10/2003
Measurables:
0% 100%
Height: 6-4 (89%*) Weight: 241 (54%*)
Forty: 4.62 (O) (75%*)
(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other
(HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
For an explanation of how the (HS) data is calculated see this article
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Overall Rating: 85.6 / 100
Average rating of opposition Offense player has faced
Offense Rating:
79%
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Tackling:
78%
Pass Rush:
69%
Run Defense:
75%
Coverage:
63%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 2nd - Late
Overall Rank: #65 Position rank: #4
College Games: 32 College Snaps: 1783
Grade: 3 ESPN  Stars 3 ESPN  Stars ESPN RATING: 78/100
Grade: 247 Sports 4  Stars 247 Sports 92 Stars 247 RATING: 92/100
Grade: 3 Stars 3 Stars RIVALS RATING: 5.6 (92%)
Player Comparison* (Similarity level)
Pete Werner - Ohio State
85%
Dylan Moses - Alabama
84%
Drew Sanders - Arkansas
71%
Draft Profile: Bio
Danny Stutsman from Foundation Academy High School was rated a 3-star recruit by ESPN and handed a 4-star grade by 247 Sports. After high school, Stutsman joined Oklahoma after being heavily recruited.

In 2021 as a freshman Stutsman saw action in 8 games and played a total of 141 snaps at linebacker for the Sooners. He recorded 21 tackles, 5 assists, while adding 15 stops. In coverage Stutsman notched up no pass breakups, no interceptions, and QB rating when targetted of 84.7. As a pass rusher, he added 8 total pressures, which included 6 QB hurries, no QB hits, and 2 sacks on the season.

As a sophomore for the Sooners in 2022 Stutsman played in 12 games and took part in 920 snaps for the Sooners. He recorded decent 94 tackles, 21 assists, while adding 48 stops. In coverage Stutsman made 4 pass breakups, 2 interceptions, and QB rating when targetted of 83.4. As a pass rusher, he chalked up 17 total pressures, and 11 QB hurries, 3 QB hits, and 3 sacks during the year.
Scouting Report: Strengths
  • Greet feel in coverage. Often arrives at the receiver at the same time as the ball, giving up few yards after the catch. Possesses straight-line speed to stay with or chase down receivers in man.
  • Stutsman has an excellent feel for working off blockers and knowing how and when to counter as the play goes on.
  • Flashes closing speed and agility to reach passers from the blind side or up the middle before they can escape.
  • He has ability as a blitzer, with the length and flexibility to get around the edge.
  • Stutsman has good movement skills with decent range. And Stutsman proved capable of holding up in zone coverage and can be used as an effective A-gap blitzer.
  • He’s rangy and instinctive when he’s looking into the backfield as a zone defender.
  • Shows toughness to get under the pads of tackles to bull them, club them upfield to get the inside lane, or fight through blocks for secondary rush when the passer steps up.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
  • Hips are a bit high, arms are long, and waist is narrow, which limits his ability to anchor and turn. Not much of a pass rusher if there is not an open lane.
  • Lacks pop and strength to anchor, though. Most effective when uncovered inside and chasing stretch plays to the sideline.
  • Doesn’t play with a physical edge. Stutsman too often wants to run around the edge, and Stutsman has trouble disengaging when an offensive lineman can get into his frame.

How other scouting services rate Danny Stutsman (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
53.3
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
4.0
*Percentile Ranking in Player's Position Group (NFL Combine Historical Data): This percentile reflects how a player's specific statistics rank in comparison to historical performances at the NFL Combine, specifically within their position group. A higher percentile indicates a better performance. For instance, being in the 90th percentile for a particular stat means the player outperformed 90% of their peers in that category.

*Similarity Percentage: This percentage is calculated based on a comprehensive analysis of various factors, including height, weight, 40-yard dash times, on-field performance statistics, and overall player rating. The analysis is conducted against our database of draft prospects from 2021 to 2023. This similarity score helps in evaluating how closely a current prospect aligns with past prospects. It is important to note, however, that this score reflects similarities based on college production and attributes, and does not account for eventual success or performance in the NFL.