Larry Rountree III
Larry Rountree III  RB  Missouri | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Larry Rountree III
Height
5-10
Weight
210
College
Missouri
Position
RB
Class
Senior
Home town
Raleigh
65.0/100
Player Rating
11
PositionRank (RB)
4.62
FortyYD Time
Rush YDs
972
Rush AVG
4.7
Rush TDs
14
Receptions
15
Rec YDs
100

Larry Rountree III RB Missouri | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Larry Rountree III RB Missouri
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Overall Rank: #179 Position Rank: #11 (RB)
40 time: 4.62 seconds
Height: 5-10 Weight: 210
Overall Rating: 65.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Rushing:
71%
Receiving/Hands:
54%
Pass Blocking:
72%
Run Blocking:
62%
DRAFT PROJECTION: 6th Position rank: #11
College Games: 36 College Snaps: 1388
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (72/100)
Los Angeles Chargers Drafted: 2021: ROUND: 6 - Pick Number: 198 (LAC)
Strengths
  • Bowling-ball runner between the tackles. Flashes a burst in and out of the hole. Lowers his pads and delivers a blow into the chest of defenders. Falls forward on nearly every run due to lean. Short build makes it difficult for defenders to find among linemen. Good acceleration and straight-line speed.
  • Quick feet with good vision to pick through defenses. He has solid hands and body control and is a reliable receiver.
  • Possesses quick feet and straight-line speed but doesn't have the elite burst to be a constant big-play threat. Improving patience as a runner, following pulling guards and makes good decisions on his cut.
  • Does not possess top breakaway speed, though he's rarely caught from behind.
  • Doesn't possess elite breakaway speed, but is fast enough to gain yardage in chunks when he finds a seam.
  • Shows a surprising burst to beat linebackers to the edge. Can plant his foot in the ground and explode, showing better straight-line speed than expected.
  • Has the feet and feel running between the tackles and in the open field. He has very good vision and patience to pick through defenses.
Weaknesses
  • Does not always read blocks behind pulling guards. May not be big enough to move piles at the next level and has a tendency to bury his head too soon.
  • Too indecisive and hesitant at the line of scrimmage.
  • A one-speed runner and lacks any explosive qualities with tight hips. Has poor balance and has the bad habit of losing coordination when changing directions - his feet and upper body look to be on two different pages.
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How other scouting services rate Larry Rountree III (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
187.2
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
16.0