Attacks his man, playing with a wide base and the lateral agility to mirror, sustain and shuffle to help inside. Has the size, strength and quick feet to be effective as a position run-blocker.
Awareness is above-average for his limited experience. Sells trap block and can turn to seal. Fluid getting to and adjust at the second level.
Has a naturally wide base, thickly build and good length. Long legs to cover a lot of ground with his initial kick slide. Has the quickness to set up quickly with enough lateral shuffle to mirror and mobility to get to the second level.
Good natural athleticism, knee bend and fluid lateral movement to mirror college defensive ends.
Adequate foot quickness to remain outside. Can get to the second level with surprising agility when adjusting to moving defenders. Underrated athleticism, agility, balance, and even straight-line speed to contribute.
Loses leverage battles and plays with high pad level. Can be late off the snap.
Needs to prove his worth in a straight-ahead running game.
Finesse blocker with average arm length who doesn't use his hands well to win at the point of attack.
Stops his feet after initial contact, relying on length but allowing defender to get the corner or spin inside.
Attacks when necessary, though he won't consistently dominate and can lose balance overextending.
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