Jarrod Hewitt
Jarrod Hewitt  DL  Virginia Tech | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Jarrod Hewitt
Height
6-1
Weight
290
College
Virginia Tech
Position
DL
Class
Senior
Home town
Venice, FL
55.0/100
Player Rating
65
PositionRank
5.14
FortyYD Time
Sacks
5.5
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
31
Sol tackles
13

Jarrod Hewitt DL Virginia Tech | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Jarrod Hewitt DL Virginia Tech
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 5.14 seconds
Height: 6-1 Weight: 290
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Overall Rating: 55.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
52%
Pass Rush:
62%
Run Defense:
68%
DRAFT PROJECTION: UDFA Position rank: #65
College Games: 35 College Snaps: 1566
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (76/100)
Strengths
  • Combines strength and footwork to fill holes inside, as well. Recovers from cut blocks or falling on his way to make a tackle.
  • Strong tackler. Has good power in hands and can anchor, shed, and chase.
  • Delivers a strong punch and uses his hands to shed blocks to make plays in the hole or outside the box. Uses lower-body strength to anchor inside.
  • Plays with leverage at the point of attack whether inside or outside. Keeps eyes in the backfield when inside; moves linemen to either side with strong hands.
  • Has a good feel for the game with the anticipation and instincts to survive despite average at best size for an NFL defensive end.
Weaknesses
  • Has limited athleticism and range. Lacks natural explosion or first-step burst to consistently threaten the edge.
  • He's active but his shorter arms and only adequate burst off the line render him a wave or sub-package player in the pros.
  • Lacks the speed to turn the corner consistently and is too often washed out by stronghanded blockers.
  • Lacks ideal height, length and overall frame for the position. Short, doesn't have the chiseled body type ideal for the position.
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How other scouting services rate Jarrod Hewitt (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
790.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
140.0
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