Jartavius Martin
Jartavius Martin  S  Illinois | NFL Draft 2023 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Jartavius Martin
Height
5-11
Weight
194
College
Illinois
Position
S
Class
Senior
Home town
Lehigh Acres, FL
83.3/100
Player Rating
26
PositionRank (DB)
4.46
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
3
Interception YDS
Passes Defensed
11
Tackles
64
Sol tackles
51

Jartavius Martin S Illinois | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Jartavius Martin S Illinois
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

ROLE: Man-Zone Free Safety
Last Updated: 04/03/2023
Draft Year: 2023
40 time: 4.46 seconds (84%*)
Measurables:
Height: 5-11 (22%*) Weight: 194 (18%*)
Hands: 9 5/8 (64%*) Arm: 31 1/8 (38%*) Span: 77 3/8 (73%*)
Forty: 4.46 (C) (84%*) Ten Yard: 1.47 (C) (96%*)
Vertical: 44 (C) (100%*) Broad: 133 (C) (98%*)
Bench: 15 (C) (33%*)
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(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other (HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
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Last Updated: 04/03/2023
Draft Year: 2023
40 time: 4.46 seconds (84%*)
Measurables:
0% 100%
Height: 5-11 (22%*) Weight: 194 (18%*)
Hands: 9 5/8 (64%*) Arm: 31 1/8 (38%*)
Span: 77 3/8 (73%*)
Forty: 4.46 (C) (84%*)
10 Yard: 1.47 (C) (96%*)
Vertical: 44 (C) (100%*) Broad: 133 (C) (98%*)
Bench: 15 (C) (33%*)
(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other
(HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
For an explanation of how the (HS) data is calculated see this article
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Overall Rating: 83.3 / 100
Average rating of opposition Offense player has faced
Offense Rating:
81%
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QB Rating When targeted: 74.4
Tackling:
93%
Run Defense:
88%
Coverage:
71%
Zone:
66%
Man/Press:
72%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 4th
Overall Rank: #118 Position rank: #26
College Games: 51 College Snaps: 2435
Grade: 247 Sports 3  Stars 247 Sports 83 Stars 247 RATING: 83/100
Washington Commanders Drafted: ROUND: 2 - Pick Number: 47 (WSH)
Draft Profile: Bio
Jartavius Martin attended Lehigh Acres High School and was Following high school, Martin opted to join Illinois.

In 2018 as a freshman Martin saw action in 10 games and played a total of 493 snaps at cornerback for the Fighting Illini. He recorded 32 tackles, 9 assists, while adding 6 stops. In coverage Martin notched up one pass breakup, 3 interceptions, and a QB rating when targetted of 92.0.

As a sophomore in 2019 he played in 9 games and logged 384 snaps for the Fighting Illini. He made 14 tackles, 5 assists, and had 2 stops. In coverage he totaled no pass breakups, no interceptions, and QB rating when targetted of 114.3.

In 2020 as a junior Martin played in 8 games and contributed on 245 snaps. He chalked up 35 tackles, 5 assists, and added 8 stops. In the secondary Martin forced one pass breakup, no interceptions, and gave up QB rating when targetted of 75.0.

In 2021 as a senior Martin saw action in 12 games while playing 592 snaps. He logged 45 tackles, 15 assists, and made 14 stops. In coverage Martin had 6 pass breakups, one interception, and surrendered a QB rating when targetted of 84.5.

In 2022 as a fifth year senior Martin saw action in 12 games while playing 721 snaps. He logged decent 52 tackles, 6 assists, and made 16 stops. In coverage Martin had 11 pass breakups, 3 interceptions, and surrendered a QB rating when targetted of 70.2.
Scouting Report: Strengths
  • In the run game, he’s aggressive coming downhill and a sure tackler.
  • Good strength to tackle. Plays with high energy and is a tough-minded overachiever.
  • Extremely aggressive to come up and put his body in traffic to make tackles.
  • He’s excellent in run support, a physical hitter who could also get a look at safety
  • Can track the ball downfield and gets his head around when playing in a trail position, and Martin shows excellent ball skills when breaking on a route. He’s a plus tackler in run support as well.
  • Transitions well from coverage to close on the ball. Strong hands, quick reactions for the interceptions.
Scouting Report: Weaknesses
  • 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.
  • Willing but not threatening tackler. Doesn't have the quick-twitch reaction when Martin gears down to rebuild to top speed. More instinctive than explosive.
  • Has poor recognition skills when facing the action in zone coverage.

Jartavius Martin percentiles vs other Safetys (NFL Combine historically - higher value represents better perfomance)

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How other scouting services rate Jartavius Martin (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
99.1
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
26.0
*Percentile Ranking in Player's Position Group (NFL Combine Historical Data): This percentile reflects how a player's specific statistics rank in comparison to historical performances at the NFL Combine, specifically within their position group. A higher percentile indicates a better performance. For instance, being in the 90th percentile for a particular stat means the player outperformed 90% of their peers in that category.

*Similarity Percentage: This percentage is calculated based on a comprehensive analysis of various factors, including height, weight, 40-yard dash times, on-field performance statistics, and overall player rating. The analysis is conducted against our database of draft prospects from 2021 to 2023. This similarity score helps in evaluating how closely a current prospect aligns with past prospects. It is important to note, however, that this score reflects similarities based on college production and attributes, and does not account for eventual success or performance in the NFL.