Zeandae Johnson
Zeandae Johnson  DE  California | NFL Draft 2021 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Zeandae Johnson
Height
6-4
Weight
292
College
California
Position
DE/EDGE
Class
Senior
Home town
Fresno, CA
58.0/100
Player Rating
60
PositionRank (DL)
5.05
FortyYD Time
Sacks
Fumbles Forced
Tackles
8
Sol tackles
3

Zeandae Johnson DE/EDGE California | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Zeandae Johnson DE/EDGE California
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

SUB-POSITION: VERSATILE DL
Last Updated: 03/08/2021
Draft Year: 2021
40 time: 5.05 seconds (6%*)
Measurables:
Height: 6-4 (54%*) Weight: 292 (96%*)
Forty: 5.05 (O) (6%*)
0% 100%
(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other (HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
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SUB-POSITION: VERSATILE DL
Last Updated: 03/08/2021
Draft Year: 2021
40 time: 5.05 seconds (6%*)
Measurables:
0% 100%
Height: 6-4 (54%*) Weight: 292 (96%*)
Forty: 5.05 (O) (6%*) Shuttle: DNP
(C) - NFL Combine (P) - Pro Day (O) - Other
(HS) -Estimated from High School Combine
For an explanation of how the (HS) data is calculated see this article
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Overall Rating: 58.0 / 100
Average rating of opposition Offense player has faced
Offense Rating:
77%
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Tackling:
48%
Pass Rush:
58%
Run Defense:
60%
DRAFT PROJECTION: UDFA
Overall Rank: #347 Position rank: #60
College Games: 31 College Snaps: 1303
Minnesota Vikings Signed as an undrafted free agent by Minnesota Vikings
Strengths
  • More of a hustling pass rusher than an accomplished or natural one, he'll make his mark as a fifth or sixth defensive lineman.
  • 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.
  • Combines strength and footwork to fill holes inside, as well. Recovers from cut blocks or falling on his way to make a tackle.
  • Delivers a strong punch and uses his hands to shed blocks to make plays in the hole or outside the box. Uses lower-body strength to anchor inside.
  • Lower than offensive lineman on every short-yardage play. Good agility and ability to change direction for his size.
Weaknesses
  • Might be limited to one-gap systems. Agility isn't a question but misses tackles when he doesn't square and break down.
  • Good strength, though his marginal arm length limits his ability to grab hold of ballcarriers as they run by.
  • Average athletically with average straight line speed and tight hips. Not a natural bender. Lacks secondary pass-rush moves.
  • Misses tackles, even when he gets his hands on the ballcarrier. Needs to improve hand placement and technique.
  • Sees the ball well but is stuck on blocks when head-up; does not shed to make plays often enough.
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How other scouting services rate Zeandae Johnson (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
810.5
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
143.0
*Percentile Ranking in Player's Position Group (NFL Combine Historical Data): This percentile reflects how a player's specific statistics rank in comparison to historical performances at the NFL Combine, specifically within their position group. A higher percentile indicates a better performance. For instance, being in the 90th percentile for a particular stat means the player outperformed 90% of their peers in that category.

*Similarity Percentage: This percentage is calculated based on a comprehensive analysis of various factors, including height, weight, 40-yard dash times, on-field performance statistics, and overall player rating. The analysis is conducted against our database of draft prospects from 2021 to 2023. This similarity score helps in evaluating how closely a current prospect aligns with past prospects. It is important to note, however, that this score reflects similarities based on college production and attributes, and does not account for eventual success or performance in the NFL.