Scouting Report: Austin Jackson
School: USC Position: Offensive Tackle Class: Junior Height: 6’6″ Weight: 310 Projected Draft Round: 1-2
Experienced and dependable left tackle prospect that projects toward the top of the offensive tackle class. Hand placement and strength are his best attributes thusfar, and is very advanced with all of his upper body mechanics compared to most offensive linemen coming out of college. This can often take several years to develop in the NFL. Can sometimes get over anxious with getting his hands on his opponent, which leads to being beat with a counter move. Footwork is on track enough for him to start at the next level early. Projects as first round prospect that checks all of the boxes in terms of frame, strength, agility and technique.