Russ Yeast
Russ Yeast  S  Kansas State | NFL Draft 2022 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Russ Yeast
Height
5-10
Weight
192
College
Kansas State
Position
S
Class
Senior
Home town
Danville, KY
63.0/100
Player Rating
93
PositionRank (DB)
4.58
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
4
Interception YDS
11
Passes Defensed
10
Tackles
47
Sol tackles
37

Russ Yeast S Kansas State | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Russ Yeast S Kansas State
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Draft Year: 2022
40 time: 4.58 seconds (44%*)
Overall Rank: #456 Position Rank: #93 (DB)
Height: 5-10 (5%*)
Weight: 192 (5%*)
Weight: 192 (5%*)
Hands: 9 (25%*)
Arm: 31 2/8 (36%*)
Arm: 31 2/8 (36%*)
Span: 76 7/8 (65%*)
Span: 76 7/8 (65%*)
Date of Birth: 05/08/1999 Age: 23.8
Pro-Day Results
*Percentile caluculated on how any given stat would rank at the NFL combine historically in the player's position group (Higher value represents better perfomance).
Draft Year: 2022
40 time: 4.58 seconds (44%*)
Overall Rank: #456 Position Rank: #93 (DB)
Height: 5-10 (5%*) Weight: 192 (5%*)
Hands: 9 (25%*) Arm: 31 2/8 (36%*)
Span: 76 7/8 (65%*)
Age: 23.8 DOB: 05/08/1999
Pro-Day Results
*Percentile caluculated on how any given stat would rank at the NFL combine historically in the player's position group (Higher value represents better perfomance).
Overall Rating: 63.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
QB Rating When targeted: 86.6
Tackling:
71%
Run Defense:
74%
Coverage:
78%
Zone:
73%
Man/Press:
75%
DRAFT PROJECTION: UDFA Position rank: #93
College Games: 40 College Snaps: 2262
Grade: 4 ESPN  Stars 4 ESPN  Stars ESPN RATING: 80/100
College Combine Results
LosAngeles Rams Drafted: ROUND: 7 - Pick Number: 253 (LAR)
Strengths
  • Transitions well from coverage to close on the ball. Strong hands, quick reactions for the interceptions.
  • Good strength to tackle. Plays with high energy and is a tough-minded overachiever.
  • Strong hands to make plays on the ball, effective blitzer who shows well-coached technique and awareness.
  • Aware in the red zone, stays on the back line to take away fade throws. Capable of making quarterbacks pay for late throws.
  • Good speed in pursuit with the chase skills to track down the ballcarrier.
  • Savvy using his hands to get to the ball without drawing flags. Willing tackler and high-effort leader.
  • Good instincts and anticipation reads and reacts with discipline. Dangerous with the ball in his hands.
  • Has good football awareness to read and react quickly and stay balanced and patient in space.
Weaknesses
  • Will slip off tackles and needs to finish more consistently.
  • 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.

Russ Yeast percentiles vs other Safety's (NFL Combine historically - higher value represents better perfomance)

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How other scouting services rate Russ Yeast (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
472.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
104.0