Emmanuel Forbes
Emmanuel Forbes  CB  Mississippi State | NFL Draft 2023 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Emmanuel Forbes
Height
6-0
Weight
180
College
Mississippi State
Position
CB
Class
Junior
Home town
Grenada, MS
84.9/100
Player Rating
12
PositionRank (DB)
4.59
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
3
Interception YDS
33
Passes Defensed
5
Tackles
59
Sol tackles
45

Emmanuel Forbes CB Mississippi State | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Emmanuel Forbes CB Mississippi State
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Overall Rank: #70 Position Rank: #12 (DB)
40 time: 4.59 seconds
Height: 6-0 Weight: 180
Date of Birth: 01/13/2001 Age: 21.7
Overall Rating: 84.9 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
60%
Run Defense:
92%
Coverage:
81%
Zone:
77%
Man/Press:
78%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 3rd Position rank: #12
College Games: 24 College Snaps: 1458
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (81/100)
College Combine Results
247 Sports Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat._247_RecruitingStarRating Stars (92.45/100 )
Draft Profile: Bio
Emmanuel Forbes attended Grenada High School and was rated a 4 star prospect by 247 Sports with a scout's rating of 0.925, going unranked by ESPN Following high school, Forbes opted to join Mississippi State.

In 2020 as a freshman Forbes saw action in 11 games and played on a total of 701 snaps for the Bulldogs. He recorded 33 tackles, 11 assists, while adding 12 stops. In coverage Forbes notched up 5 pass break ups, 5 interceptions, and a QB rating when targetted of 88.2.

As a sophomore for the Bulldogs in 2021 Forbes played in 13 games and took part on 757 snaps for the Bulldogs. He made 55 tackles, 4 assists, and had 32 stops. In coverage Forbes totaled 5 pass break ups, 3 interceptions, and a QB rating when targetted of 90.0.
Scouting Report: Strengths
  • Good instincts and anticipation reads and reacts with discipline. Dangerous with the ball in his hands.
  • Aware zone cornerback who is also adept in man coverage, flashing physical hand punch at the line and straight-line speed to stay with receivers downfield.
  • Trusts his eyes with very good awareness. Has very good reaction skills to break quickly on the ball.
  • A coordinated athlete with good footwork and balance. A heady cover player with above-average ยท feel and anticipation in space.
  • Savvy cover skills to recognize and anticipate routes. Understands what's coming and has good ball skills.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
  • 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.
  • Fails to maintain inside technique in man coverage. Not a press corner.
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How other scouting services rate Emmanuel Forbes (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
56.5
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
14.0
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