DeMonte Capehart
DeMonte Capehart  DL  Clemson | NFL Draft 2023 Souting Report - Portrait Image
DeMonte Capehart
Height
6-5
Weight
305
College
Clemson
Position
DL
Class
Sophomore
Home town
Hartsville, SC
80.9
Player Rating
36
PositionRank (DL)
4.75
FortyYD Time
Sacks
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
8
Sol tackles
5

DeMonte Capehart DL Clemson | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

DeMonte Capehart DL Clemson
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Overall Rank: #183 Position Rank: #36 (DL)
40 time: 4.75 seconds
Height: 6-5 Weight: 305
Overall Rating: 80.9 / 100
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Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
80%
Pass Rush:
68%
Run Defense:
84%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 6th Position rank: #36
College Games: 16 College Snaps: 101
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (86/100)
College Combine Results
OVR Rank: #26 Pos Rank: #4
College Combine Results
247 Sports Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars (98.29/100 )
Ovr Rank: #54 Pos Rank: #7
Draft Profile: Bio
DeMonte Capehart from IMG Academy High School was rated a 4 star recruit by ESPN and handed a 4 star grade by 247 Sports. Following high school, Capehart opted to join Clemson.

In 2020 as a freshman Capehart saw action in 4 games and played on a total of 18 snaps for the Tigers. He recorded one tackle, no assists, while adding 2 stops. As a pass rusher, he added 3 total pressures, which included 2 QB hurries, no QB hits, and one sack on the season.

As a sophomore for the Tigers in 2021 Capehart played in 4 games and took part on 21 snaps for the Tigers. He recorded no tackles, no assists, while adding no stops.
Scouting Report: Strengths
  • Capehart shows good initial burst, staying low and capable of penetrating through gaps early in the down.
  • Flashes nimble feet to chase running backs and mobile quarterbacks to the sideline when lined up at end. Spins off blocks to get back into the play.
  • Combines excellent power with initial quickness, but one of his best attributes are his violent hands, which Capehart uses with impressive precision.
  • His motor is excellent, and he’s quick to locate the ball and make plays against the run.
  • His spin move is already NFL-caliber, and he displays a very good motor.
  • He can dip around the edge, using quick, heavy hands effectively to ward off blockers. Capehart has outstanding range when he has to chase in backside pursuit, displaying surprising range for a player his size.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
  • As a pass rusher, his hand use is inconsistent. He’s short on counter moves in the pass rush.
  • Plays high and with poor balance and power. He’ll lose ground at the point of attack, and Capehart doesn’t get the full benefit of his length.
  • Capehart remains a bit raw, as he is inconsistent with his hand use and lacks violence in his hands
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How other scouting services rate DeMonte Capehart (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
330.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
64.0