Malik Herring
Defensive End from Georgia 2021 Draft Profile
Malik Herring
Height
6-3
Weight
280 lbs
College
Georgia
Position
DE
Class
Senior
Home town
Forsyth GA
35/100
Player Rating
49
PositionRank
4.92
FortyYD Time
Sacks
1
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
19
Sol tackles
11

Malik Herring DE Georgia Draft Profile

Strengths
  • More of a hustling pass rusher than an accomplished or natural one, he'll make his mark as a fifth or sixth defensive lineman.
  • Average quickness and power and his bull rush will be stonewalled. Comes off the snap high, losing leverage.
  • Excellent hustle-and-chase tackler. Good closing speed with change of direction to corral mobile quarterbacks.
  • His strength up and down the line of scrimmage, and quickness for his size, make him a mid- to late-round target.
  • Coordinated with smooth movement skills. High-effort rusher and works through the whistle. Relentless worker, fighting off blocks and battling to the ball.
Weaknesses
  • Average size, strength and lacks the bulk in his upper and lower body to hold up on the line. Not a sudden athlete.
  • 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.
  • Average size, strength and lacks the bulk in his upper and lower body to hold up on the line. Not a sudden athlete. Very ordinary flexibility and fluidity; not overly explosive and lacks the speed to threaten the edge. Plays upright with limited power to disengage _and is not overpowering in any aspect.
  • Not a quick-twitch player. Won't consistently threaten the edge. Few explosive qualities and lacks great initial burst or overall range for the position.

How other scouting services rate Malik Herring (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
207.4
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
32.0