Obinna Eze
Offensive Tackle from TCU 2021 Scouting Report
Obinna Eze
Height
6-8
Weight
334 lbs
College
TCU
Position
OT
Class
Senior
Home town
Nashville TN
70/100
Player Rating
16
PositionRank
5.21
FortyYD Time

Obinna Eze OT TCU Scouting Report

Position rank: 16
40-yard dash time: 5.21-seconds
Height: 6-8, Weight: 334 lbs
Strengths
  • 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.
  • Solid positional run blocker who flashes the nasty demeanor and killer instinct scouts covet.
  • Lone concern is handling the superquick NFL edge rusher. Foot speed and quickness are very good, but not elite.
  • Best on the outside because of his height and athleticism, but is capable of blocking on the move.
  • Anchors against larger defenders in the middle; resets hands to maintain distance. Athletic enough to help on nose tackle then pick up twist or late blitzer. Mirrors quick interior rushers. Looks to help the center when uncovered.
Weaknesses
  • Loses leverage battles and plays with high pad level. Can be late off the snap.
  • Struggles to be consistent blocking in motion and doesn't have the natural foot quickness to cover a lot of ground.
  • Attacks when necessary, though he won't consistently dominate and can lose balance overextending.
  • Stops his feet after initial contact, relying on length but allowing defender to get the corner or spin inside.
  • Susceptible to speed rushers. Has only average quickness off the snap and doesn't possess the acceleration or arm length to corral defenders once they cross his face.

How other scouting services rate Obinna Eze (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
113.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
38.0