Jason Pinnock
Defensive Back from Pittsburgh   Scouting Report
Jason Pinnock
Height
6-0
Weight
200 lbs
College
Pittsburgh
Position
DB
Class
Senior
Home town
Windsor CT
66.0/100
Player Rating
38
PositionRank
4.51
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
Interception YDS
Passes Defensed
5
Tackles
20
Sol tackles
17

Jason Pinnock DB Pittsburgh | NFL Draft 2021 Scouting Report

Jason Pinnock DB Pittsburgh
NFL Draft 2021 Scouting Report

40-yard dash time: 4.51-seconds
Height: 6-0 Weight: 200 lbs
Position rank: #38
Overall Rating: 66.0/100
New York Jets Drafted: 2021: ROUND: 5 - Pick Number: 175 (NYJ)
Strengths
  • Stout and feisty. Will engage, shed and securely wrap the ballcarrier. Very fluid hips, backpedal and change-of-direction agility.
  • Has good trajectory assessment on the thrown ball, breaks quickly and has decent ball skills
  • Good speed in pursuit with the chase skills to track down the ballcarrier.
  • Aware in the red zone, stays on the back line to take away fade throws. Capable of making quarterbacks pay for late throws.
  • Extremely aggressive to come up and put his body in traffic to make tackles.
Weaknesses
  • Takes poor angles on the ball and lacks the pure speed to chase down the ballcarrier.
  • 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.
  • Needs to tighten his angles in pursuit. Needs to show better tackling technique to consistently finish.
  • Needs to improve his footwork and balance in coverage. Transitions out of his backpedal too early and doesn't look natural moving in reverse.
  • Lowers his shoulder for the big hit rather than wrapping up securely.

How other scouting services rate Jason Pinnock (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
292.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
117.0