Will Ulmer
Will Ulmer  OL  Marshall | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Will Ulmer
Height
6-4
Weight
312
College
Marshall
Position
OL
Class
Senior
Home town
Richmond, KY
54.0/100
Player Rating
89
PositionRank (OL)
5.26
FortyYD Time

Will Ulmer OL Marshall | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Will Ulmer OL Marshall
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Overall Rank: #454 Position Rank: #89 (OL)
40 time: 5.26 seconds
Height: 6-4 Weight: 312
Overall Rating: 54.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
Pass Blocking:
61%
Run Blocking:
70%
DRAFT PROJECTION: UDFA Position rank: #89
College Games: 48 College Snaps: 3066
ESPN College Recruiting
Grade: Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars Model.PlayerDetailFlat.RecruitingStarRating ESPN  Stars (70/100)
College Combine Results
OVR Rank: #661 Pos Rank: #122 State Rank: #12
College Combine Results
Strengths
  • Solid positional run blocker who flashes the nasty demeanor and killer instinct scouts covet.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Finishes and doesn't quit; competitor with a positive attitude and leadership traits that coaches admire.
Weaknesses
  • Very raw technique, playing with inconsistent hand placement fails to sustain blocks.
  • 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.
  • A short-area blocker with limited range and doesn't consistently get to the second level. Will play undisciplined at times, especially in space. Lacks a finishing attitude.
  • Bends at the waist and loses leverage, also has a tendency to lunge and lean too far when flustered.
  • Will punch at smaller defenders instead of latching on and is more of a mauler than mover in the running game. Can improve maintaining outside leverage when doubling the nose. Ducks his head and gets too upright, causing him to fall off second-level blocks.
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How other scouting services rate Will Ulmer (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
226.0
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