Nick Roberts
Nick Roberts  DB  South Florida | NFL Draft 2022 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Nick Roberts
Height
5-11
Weight
190
College
South Florida
Position
DB
Class
Senior
Home town
Jacksonville, FL
69.2/100
Player Rating
69
PositionRank
4.52
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
Interception YDS
Passes Defensed
1
Tackles
39
Sol tackles
22

Nick Roberts DB South Florida | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Nick Roberts DB South Florida
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 4.52 seconds
Height: 5-11 Weight: 190
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Overall Rating: 69.2 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
37%
Run Defense:
54%
Coverage:
62%
Zone:
65%
Man/Press:
61%
DRAFT GRADE: UDFA Position rank: #69
College Games: 42 College Snaps: 2414
Strengths
  • Gives up his body in run support with a very good closing burst.
  • Trusts his eyes with very good awareness. Has very good reaction skills to break quickly on the ball.
  • A coordinated athlete with good footwork and balance. A heady cover player with above-average ยท feel and anticipation in space.
  • Quicker than he is fast but has a burst to close in zone coverage and plays physical at the line in man.
  • Has at least adequate straight-line speed and good balance, fluidity to change direction.
Weaknesses
  • Has tense ankles and hips with choppy footwork when attempting to redirect and doesn't always look natural changing directions.
  • 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.
  • Inconsistent getting off of blocks. Can be a step slow to react when a quarterback comes back to his side of the field late in progression.
  • Needs work on backpedaling to prevent defenders from getting behind him.
  • Lacks the recovery speed to catch receivers if he waits for them to arrive.
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How other scouting services rate Nick Roberts (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
382.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
81.0