Marquis Hayes
Offensive Guard from Oklahoma   Scouting Report
Marquis Hayes
Height
6-5
Weight
324 lbs
College
Oklahoma
Position
OG
Class
Senior
Home town
Maryland Heights MO
57/100
Player Rating
70
PositionRank
5.35
FortyYD Time

Marquis Hayes OG Oklahoma | NFL Draft 2022 Scouting Report

40-yard dash time: 5.35-seconds
Height: 6-5 Weight: 324 lbs
Position rank: #70
Games Played: 36
Total Snap Count: 2164
Overall Rating: 57/100
Pass Blocking:
Run Blocking:
Strengths
  • Best asset is his strength and disposition as a run blocker. Gives a strong initial punch. Plays with good leverage bends at the knees and sees what he's hitting, showing the ability to roll his hips into the defender and drive him off the line of scrimmage.
  • Big athlete with good bulk and a filled-out frame. Stays balanced and doesn't overextend in pass protection. Stays disciplined with good bend and leverage.
  • Has the feet to adjust when he anticipates what's coming. Effective trapping and bends at the knees with adequate core strength to absorb the bull rush. Can clear a path at the second level if he hits the target.
  • Awareness is above-average for his limited experience. Sells trap block and can turn to seal. Fluid getting to and adjust at the second level.
  • Solid positional run blocker who flashes the nasty demeanor and killer instinct scouts covet.
Weaknesses
  • Isn't an elite quick-twitch blocker and his height causes him to be out-quicked. Leaks inside pressure when his technique gets sloppy.
  • Lacks lateral agility, flexibility and footwork to start on the outside in the NFL.
  • Heavy footed and lacks elite lateral ability- will struggle with speed rushers and footwork is a work in progress. Bends too much at the waist and overextends himself- often caught lunging and leaning.
  • Needs to prove his worth in a straight-ahead running game.
  • Has inconsistent quickness and lacks the natural burst to maintain balance and block in space. Extends his arms, but has soft hands and doesn't jolt rushers.

How other scouting services rate Marquis Hayes (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
344.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
75.0