Ohio State CB Jeffrey Okudah Scouting Report
Weight: 200 lbs
Unanimous First-Team All-American - 2019
Thorpe Award Finalist (Country's Top Defensive Back) - 2019
First-Team All-Big Ten -2019
Three-year productive defensive back for Ohio State University. Consensus five-star recruiting prospect. In this scouting report, we'll breakdown Jeffrey Okudah's mechanics and evaluate his future as an NFL cornerback.
What I Like:
Tight Man Coverage
Jeffrey Okudah has taken giant strides in improving his man coverage ability throughout his collegiate career. On this play, Okudah does a solid job of keeping his hips pointed at the receiver and using his hands to press the receiver. There's a bit...
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