Davon House Scouting Report

Davon House

Height: 6’0
Weight: 200
College: New Mexico State
40 Time: 4.35
Class: Senior
Stock:
Projected: 2nd Round

Stats

2010 – 57 tackles, 0.5 TFL, 10 PBU, 1 INT
2009 – 68 tackles, 1.0 TFL, 13 PBU, 3 INT’s
2008 – 40 tackles, 1.0 TFL, 6 PBU, 2 INT’s
2007 – 37 tackles, 1.5 TFL, 8 PBU, 4 INT’s

Overview:

Davon House is a good CB prospect that isn’t being talked about a whole lot despite being highly rated. He has the size, the speed and the hips to excel at corner in the NFL. He’s productive and willing in run support. He’s not a great tackler though and he takes poor angles in run support. He also has to clean up his transition as he too often flips his hips at the wrong time and it gets him off-balance. He needs to be more consistent because he does have good footwork.

Scouting Report:

Positives

– Great blend of size and speed
– 4 year starter, started as a true freshman
– Very productive, 37 PBU and 10 INT’s in his career
– Great in man coverage
– Can play press and get physical with receivers
– Has the speed to stick with anyone down field
– Fluid hips
– Has good footwork
– Shows a nice burst to the ball
– Able to play the ball in the air
– Doesn’t play a lot of zone but is adept
– Does a good job of picking up his man and reading the QB
– Recognizes run fairly quickly
– Will come up to make plays in run support
– Has some experience returning kicks

Negatives

– Poor tackler
– Drops his head and misses because he doesn’t see what he hits
– Doesn’t do a good job of getting off blocks
– Takes poor angles to the ball
– Needs work on his transition
– Opens up his hips too early or too late and leads to him getting off-balance
– Can be a little too physical and will have to watch the P.I. calls

Skills:
1-poor, 2-weak, 3-above average, 4-very good, 5-elite

Speed: 4.0
Man Coverage: 4.0
Zone Coverage: 3.5
Tackling: 2.0
Ball Skills: 4.0
Pro Potential: 4.0

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