BEST ZONE COVERAGE SAFETIES 2024 NFL Draft

2024 BEST ZONE COVERAGE SAFETIES

Executing stellar man-to-man coverage as a safety entails a blend of agility, awareness, and often, a secondary sense of receivers' intentions. Recall players like Eric Berry (Tennessee) and Earl Thomas (Texas) who, during their respective collegiate tenures, demonstrated an adept ability to shadow receivers and disrupt passing lanes effectively in man-to-man schemes.

Immerse yourself in the data of current college safeties making their mark through exceptional man-to-man coverage. Through meticulous exploration of key stats, such as interceptions, pass deflections, and completion percentage allowed, gain insight into the defensive prowess of these players in isolating and negating opponents' receiving threats.

2024 Safeties ranked by ZONE

RANK Player Pos Team TACKLING RUN DEFENSE ZONE MAN/PRESS Rating
1

Javon
Bullard

S
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
88 75 96 85
85.6
2

James
Williams

S
Miami (FL)   Mascot
Miami (FL) Mascot
68 66 89 81
82.7
3

Tyler
Nubin

S
Minnesota   Mascot
Minnesota Mascot
86 75 88 84
86.8
4

Calen
Bullock

S
USC   Mascot
USC Mascot
80 54 87 85
85.0
5

Tykee
Smith

S
Georgia   Mascot
Georgia Mascot
74 78 86 83
81.3
6

Jalyx
Hunt

LB
/ED
Houston Christian   Mascot
Houston Christian Mascot
73 75 83 0
80.5
7

Kitan
Oladapo

S
Oregon State   Mascot
Oregon State Mascot
82 89 81 76
80.9
8

Josh
Proctor

S
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
77 89 80 70
78.7
9

Jordan
Toles

S
Morgan State   Mascot
Morgan State Mascot
80 80 80 80
67.3
10

Jalen
Green

S
Mississippi State   Mascot
Mississippi State Mascot
54 67 78 79
77.5
11

Jaden
Hicks

S
Washington State   Mascot
Washington State Mascot
67 71 78 72
85.1
12

Kenny
Logan Jr.

S
Kansas   Mascot
Kansas Mascot
76 72 76 77
77.5
13

Beau
Brade

S
Maryland   Mascot
Maryland Mascot
61 72 75 71
82.1
14

Sage
Ryan

S
LSU   Mascot
LSU Mascot
54 65 73 69
60.5
15

Kamren
Kinchens

S
Miami (FL)   Mascot
Miami (FL) Mascot
60 72 73 74
85.7
16

Malik
Mustapha

S
Wake Forest   Mascot
Wake Forest Mascot
66 84 72 67
81.0
17

Steve
Stephens IV

S
Oregon   Mascot
Oregon Mascot
74 61 70 71
58.2
18

Patrick
McMorris

S
California   Mascot
California Mascot
47 51 69 70
77.0
19

Ja'Had
Carter

S
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
72 67 69 68
68.4
20

Jaylon
Carlies

S
Missouri   Mascot
Missouri Mascot
64 65 68 66
75.0