Ralph Holley
Ralph Holley  DT  Western Michigan | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Ralph Holley
Height
6-2
Weight
285 lbs
College
Western Michigan
Position
DT
Class
Senior
Home town
West Bloomfield MI
59.0/100
Player Rating
50
PositionRank
4.95
FortyYD Time
Sacks
3
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
29
Sol tackles
12

Ralph Holley DT Western Michigan | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Ralph Holley DT Western Michigan
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

40 time: 4.95 seconds
Height: 6-2 Weight: 285 lbs
Position rank: #50
College Games Played: 45
College Snap Count: 2210
DRAFT GRADE - ROUND: UDFA
Overall Rating: 59.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Tackling:
69%
Pass Rush:
77%
Run Defense:
67%
Strengths
  • Excellent hustle-and-chase tackler. Good closing speed with change of direction to corral mobile quarterbacks.
  • Plays with leverage at the point of attack whether inside or outside. Keeps eyes in the backfield when inside; moves linemen to either side with strong hands.
  • Average quickness and power and his bull rush will be stonewalled. Comes off the snap high, losing leverage.
  • His strength up and down the line of scrimmage, and quickness for his size, make him a mid- to late-round target.
  • High-effort, thickly built defender with good strength and the leverage to create a pile. Locates_ the ball quickly and pursues with passion, showing_ good lateral agility while extending the play to the sideline.
Weaknesses
  • Not overly flexible or loose. Limited, predictable pass-rush arsenal. Struggles to locate the ball at times and needs to do a better job with his read-and-react skills.
  • Misses tackles, even when he gets his hands on the ballcarrier. Needs to improve hand placement and technique.
  • Has limited range and is more of a run-stuffer who won't make many plays in the backfield - a mid-round, prospect who should be able to offer depth along the defensive line in any scheme.
  • Average athletically with average straight line speed and tight hips. Not a natural bender. Lacks secondary pass-rush moves.
  • 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.
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How other scouting services rate Ralph Holley (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
590.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
120.0