InstantScouting Report: Jalen Nelson, OLB, University of Charleston
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By: Mike Rittelmann , November 11, 2018
Jalen Nelson, OLB, University of Charleston
6’1, 245 lbs
- Aggressive when blitzing dips his shoulders well and plays with good leverage when hitting his mark.
- Stack and sheds violently to get off blocks
- Patient in coverage does not jump routes
- Stiff hips, doesn’t change directions with ease
- Tends to overrun plays, needs to work on breaking down and making the tackle.
- When blitzing at times he takes himself out of the play by running straight into the OL need to work on pass rush moves