2020 NFL Draft Offensive Tackle Rankings
Offensive Tackle Rankings:
- Trey Smith, Tennessee
- Walker Little, Stanford
- Trey Adams, Washington
- Tristan Wirfs, Iowa
- Isaiah Wilson, Georgia
- Alaric Jackson, Iowa
- Alex Leatherwood, Alabama
- Liam Eichenberg, Notre Dame
- Thayer Munford, Ohio State
- Prince Tega Wanogho, Auburn
- Tommy Kraemer, Notre Dame
- Lucas Niang, TCU
2020 NFL Draft Offensive Tackle Ranking
- “Length” is key component of left tackles. Height, arm length, hand size all super important.
- Footwork is very important, important for left tackles to handle speed.
- Hand placement is needed for locking onto defenders, especially against power.
- “Good overall technique” common trait for well coached, experienced tackles.
- Left tackle prospects need to have a lot of starts at left tackle and against top competition to generally be considered elite.
- Good “bend” and able to use “leverage”?
- How did they fared against top DE prospects also in the draft?
- Right Tackles may lack length, but need to be known as good run blockers.
- “Road Grader” is exceptional run blocker.
- “Ability to get to next level”… in run game or short passing game, able to beat a blocker, and move deeper into defense to block linebackers or other defenders.
- “Versatility” – able to play guard as well.
- Many tackles in college are best suited to move inside, but could be great guards in the NFL.
- Able to defend “speed” and “power”.
- Number of sacks allowed.