- Xavier McKinney, Alabama
- Antoine Winfield Jr., Minnesota
- Jeremy Chinn, Southern Illinois
- Grant Delpit, LSU
- Kyle Dugger, Lenoir-Rhyne
- Ashtyn Davis, California
- Davion Taylor, Colorado
- Julian Blackmon, Utah
- Brandon Jones, Texas
- Josh Metellus, Michigan
- Chris Miller, Baylor
- Terrell Burgess, Utah
- K’Von Wallace, Clemson
- Brian Cole II, Mississippi State
- Khaleke Hudson, Michigan
- Larry Pryor, Texas A&M
- Richard LeCounte, Georgia
- Jordan Fuller, Ohio State
- Alohi Gilman, Notre Dame
- Tanner Muse, Clemson
- J.R. Reed, Georgia
- Shyheim Carter, Alabama
- David Dowell, Michigan State
- Greg Eisworth, Iowa State
- Hamsah Nasirildeen, Florida State
2020 NFL Draft Safety Rankings
- Can they cover deep, cover shallow routes, blitz, effective against the run in the box? If they can do all, they are super safety
- Some are just “centerfielders” or “cover the centerfield” and sort of a pure free safety.
- Some are very strong or tough but not great in coverage, and are better as “in the box” safeties.
- Tackling ability and willingness to tackle are key.
- Do they “break down” before a tackle or tackle without framing up to the ball carrier.
- Experience at the position.
- Can they play corner as well?
- Do they contribute in return game?
- Number of INT’s and sacks.
Xavier McKinney, Alabama, Grant Delpit, LSU, Ashtyn Davis, California.
Ability to cover short routes, medium routes, deep routes, open field speed, vision, ability to protect against the run and blitz.
In April of 2020 at Paradise, Nevada.