Elijah Hicks
Safety from California 2021 Scouting Report
Elijah Hicks
Height
5-11
Weight
200 lbs
College
California
Position
S
Class
Senior
Home town
Long Beach CA
65/100
Player Rating
12
PositionRank
4.58
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
Interception YDS
Passes Defensed
2
Tackles
28
Sol tackles
18

Elijah Hicks S California Scouting Report

Position rank: 12
40-yard dash time: 4.58-seconds
Height: 5-11, Weight: 200 lbs
Strengths
  • Transitions well from coverage to close on the ball. Strong hands, quick reactions for the interceptions.
  • Good instincts and anticipation reads and reacts with discipline. Dangerous with the ball in his hands.
  • Gives up his body in run support with a very good closing burst.
  • Aware in the red zone, stays on the back line to take away fade throws. Capable of making quarterbacks pay for late throws.
  • Closes to the ball quite well and possesses the hands to snatch throws away from his frame.
  • 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.
  • Can deliver the big hit and isn't afraid to jump inside to slow the ball.
Weaknesses
  • Has tense ankles and hips with choppy footwork when attempting to redirect and doesn't always look natural changing directions.
  • Needs to tighten his angles in pursuit. Needs to show better tackling technique to consistently finish.
  • Will slip off tackles and needs to finish more consistently.

How other scouting services rate Elijah Hicks (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
316.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
119.0