Israel Mukuamu
Israel Mukuamu  CB  South Carolina | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Israel Mukuamu
Height
6-4
Weight
205
College
South Carolina
Position
CB
Class
Junior
Home town
Bossier City
82.0/100
Player Rating
10
PositionRank
4.46
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
2
Interception YDS
56
Passes Defensed
Tackles
10
Sol tackles
6

Israel Mukuamu CB South Carolina | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Israel Mukuamu CB South Carolina
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 4.46 seconds
Height: 6-4 Weight: 205
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Overall Rating: 82.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
86%
Run Defense:
82%
Coverage:
71%
Zone:
66%
Man/Press:
74%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 2nd - Late Position rank: #10
College Games: 29 College Snaps: 1406
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (77/100)
College Combine Results
OVR Rank: #368 Pos Rank: #38 State Rank: #31
College Combine Results
Dallas Cowboys Drafted: 2021: ROUND: 6 - Pick Number: 227 (DAL)
Strengths
  • Physical downfield and matches up well with bigger receivers. Tough and fiery with very good competitiveness. High-effort player.
  • Flashes some physicality as a hitter.
  • Savvy using his hands to get to the ball without drawing flags. Willing tackler and high-effort leader.
  • Quicker than he is fast but has a burst to close in zone coverage and plays physical at the line in man.
  • Flashes intimidating attitude and will crush tiptoeing receivers across the middle.
  • Has an NFL frame with strong hands, the ability to close quickly on underneath routes and the size to tackle with a thump.
Weaknesses
  • Needs to improve his footwork and balance in coverage. Transitions out of his backpedal too early and doesn't look natural moving in reverse.
  • Questionable technique and he gets lazy with fundamentals, sometimes getting high in his backpedal and will breach the coverage call seeking flashy plays
  • Opens his hips too early and allows himself to get turned around in coverage.
  • Has a high backpedal and loses a step in transition. Plays with adequate speed but there are concerns about his ability to handle the truly explosive speedsters of the NFL.
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How other scouting services rate Israel Mukuamu (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
134.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
28.0
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