DB Xavier McKinney, Alabama*

6’1” – 200 lbs. Was a reserve and special-teams contributor as a freshman, finishing with eight tackles, then took over a starting role the following season, a year in which he finished with 74-6.0-3.0, ten breakups, and two interceptions. Saw his stats improve to 95-5.5-3.0 with five breakups and three interceptions the following season. TwoContinue reading “DB Xavier McKinney, Alabama*”

DB Isaiah Simmons, Clemson*

6’4” – 230 lbs. Redshirted in 2016, spending time on the school’s track team as well (long jump). Rotated into the defense as a safety over 258 snaps the next season and ended up with 45-3.0-1.0 and six breakups. Started fourteen games at safety the following year and posted 97-9.5-1.5, with seven breakups and aContinue reading “DB Isaiah Simmons, Clemson*”

DB Grant Delpit, Louisiana St.*

6’3” – 203 lbs. Has been a major contributor for the past three seasons. Posted 60 tackles, eight breakups, and an interception as a freshman, then saw his production explode the following year (74-9.5-5.0, nine breakups, five interceptions). Won the Thorpe Award this past season, posting 65-4.5-2.0 with seven breakups and two interceptions. Has excellentContinue reading “DB Grant Delpit, Louisiana St.*”

DB Marvell Tell III, Southern California

6’2” – 198 lbs. – N/A Started in two of ten games played at strong safety as a freshman, missing time due to a broken collarbone. Took over the starting free safety job the following year and posted 43 tackles and an interception. Reprised that role the following season and posted 85 tackles, three interceptions,Continue reading “DB Marvell Tell III, Southern California”

DB Sheldrick Redwine, Miami (FL)

6’0” – 196 lbs. – 4.44 Was a cornerback in high school, then appeared in a reserve/special teams capacity the following season. Started five of twelve games played the following year, picking up 28 tackles, then took over a full-time starting job as a junior, recording 59 tackles and two interceptions. Added another 64 tacklesContinue reading “DB Sheldrick Redwine, Miami (FL)”

DB Will Harris, Boston College

6’1” – 207 lbs. – 4.41 Started three of twelve games played as a freshman (20 tackles, one interception, one breakup), then took over as the team’s full-time starter at strong safety the following season (47 tackles, two interceptions, four breakups), a role he retained for the remainder of his collegiate career. Recorded 83 tackles,Continue reading “DB Will Harris, Boston College”

DB Taylor Rapp, Washington*

6’0” – 208 lbs. – N/A Started ten of fourteen games played as a true freshman, recording 58 tackles and four interceptions, then followed that up with seasons of 59 tackles, one interception and 58 tackles, two interceptions. Also recorded six career sacks and broke up six passes. Well-built with solid height and good musculature.Continue reading “DB Taylor Rapp, Washington*”

DB Nasir Adderley, Delaware

6’0” – 206 lbs. – N/A Has been a full-time starter since his freshman season. Originally began his career as a cornerback, which he played for two years before transitioning to safety as a junior; tape reviewed is from his senior season. Also returned kicks and punts. Tall, lanky free safety who was typically playingContinue reading “DB Nasir Adderley, Delaware”

DB Mike Edwards, Kentucky

5’11” – 205 lbs. – N/A Redshirted, then started the last five of twelve games played the following year (39 tackles, one interception, two passes defensed). Went 100-5.5-0.5 with three interceptions and eight breakups as a sophomore, 96-4.0-1.0 with four interceptions and seven breakups as a junior, and 82-9.5-0.0 with two interceptions and six breakupsContinue reading “DB Mike Edwards, Kentucky”

DB Mike Bell, Fresno St.*

6’3” – 210 lbs. – 4.84 Redshirted, then started the last of twelve total games played the following year, picking up thirty-five tackles. Started the last nine of twelve games played the following year, picking up 77 tackles, one interception, and three passes defensed. Totaled 87 tackles, three interceptions, and eight breakups as a redshirtContinue reading “DB Mike Bell, Fresno St.*”