Zyon Gilbert
Zyon Gilbert  S  Florida Atlantic | NFL Draft 2022 Souting Report - Portrait Image
Zyon Gilbert
Height
6-1
Weight
182
College
Florida Atlantic
Position
S
Class
Senior
Home town
Montgomery, AL
60.0/100
Player Rating
106
PositionRank (DB)
4.35
FortyYD Time
Interceptions
2
Interception YDS
3
Passes Defensed
10
Tackles
50
Sol tackles
34

Zyon Gilbert S Florida Atlantic | NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Zyon Gilbert S Florida Atlantic
NFL Draft Profile & Scouting Report

Draft Year: 2022
40 time: 4.35 seconds (98%*)
Overall Rank: #501 Position Rank: #106 (DB)
Height: 6-1 (64%*)
Weight: 182 (1%*)
Weight: 182 (1%*)
Hands: 8 1/2 (4%*)
Arm: 29 3/4 (3%*)
Arm: 29 3/4 (3%*)
Span: 74 1/4 (22%*)
Span: 74 1/4 (22%*)
Date of Birth: 02/04/1999 Age: 24.0
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: 4.35 seconds (98%*)
Overall Rank: #501 Position Rank: #106 (DB)
Height: 6-1 (64%*) Weight: 182 (1%*)
Hands: 8 1/2 (4%*) Arm: 29 3/4 (3%*)
Span: 74 1/4 (22%*)
Age: 24.0 DOB: 02/04/1999
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: 60.0 / 100
Game performance weighted rating
QB Rating When targeted: 84.5
Tackling:
59%
Run Defense:
62%
Coverage:
60%
Zone:
58%
Man/Press:
60%
DRAFT PROJECTION: UDFA Position rank: #106
College Games: 47 College Snaps: 2646
Grade: 247 Sports 3  Stars 247 Sports 84 Stars 247 RATING: 84/100
Grade: 2 Stars 2 Stars RIVALS RATING: 5.4 (89%)
Strengths
  • Aware in the red zone, stays on the back line to take away fade throws. Capable of making quarterbacks pay for late throws.
  • Reads the QB and gets good breaks on the ball. Bigger hitter than his slight frame implies. Closes quickly and generates explosion.
  • An athletic but narrow-based corner with a lean frame,
  • Good instincts and anticipation reads and reacts with discipline. Dangerous with the ball in his hands.
  • Comes off the edge on run blitzes regularly. Gives effort to wrap and drag down bigger backs.
Weaknesses
  • Needs to get stronger. Too easily lost in the trash. Not a sudden athlete and shows body stiffness when attempting to quickly redirect.
  • Has tense ankles and hips with choppy footwork when attempting to redirect and doesn't always look natural changing directions.
  • Needs to tighten his angles in pursuit. Needs to show better tackling technique to consistently finish.
  • NFL quarterbacks may take advantage of his aggressiveness in man and zone to eye up short routes and go over the top
  • Not enough hip fluidity to adjust to topnotch NFL route runners.

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

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How other scouting services rate Zyon Gilbert (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
536.0
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
124.0