2023 NFL Draft Diamonds Scouting Report, Jordan Strachan, EDGE, South Carolina

2023 NFL Draft Diamonds Scouting Report, Jordan Strachan, EDGE, South Carolina

Participant Information

  • Identify, Jersey #: Jordan Strachan, #7
  • Faculty (Code): SCUN
  • DOB, Class Yr: 11/26/98, sixth GR
  • Top, Weight: 6040e, 245e
  • 40 Yd Sprint: 4.7e
  • Arms, Arms: 3200, 928
  • Place/Depth: EDGE, 2nd
  • Honors/Captainship: All-Solar Belt third Workforce (2020)
  • Season Considered (yr): 2021
  • Video games Watched: @GAUN, @TXAM, SCCL, NCUN (Bowl)
  • Scout Identify / Date: Mike Bey / 8/31/22

Per Yr Stats (Most Latest First)

  • 2021 13 GP, 23 Tkls, 6 TFL, 3 Sacks, 1 INT
  • 2020 @GAST 10 GP, 10 GS, 41 Tkls, 14 TFL, 10.5 Sacks
  • 2019 @GAST 1 GP, 1 GS, Missed remainder of the season with a knee damage
  • 2018 @GAST 12 GP, 4 GS, 36 Tkls
  • 2017 @GAST N/A (Redshirt)

Participant Abstract

sixth yr GR EDGE who strains up predominantly in a 2 pt stance within the 2-4-5 nickel protection of SCUN. He transferred to SCUN from GAST previous to the 2021 season. He has good top, marginal weight, and strong pace with marginal size and a lean construct. He is an effective athlete exhibiting a mixture of excellent explosiveness, acceleration, lateral quickness and agility, strong COD, and steadiness with good play pace. Towards the go he’s strong. He reveals a superb go off the ball with strong hip and ankle flexion as he bends on the apex. He shows fast, energetic palms as he executes a chop membership transfer and swats the skin arm away of OT with subpar hand timing as he sheds the block. He reveals good play pace with a strong motor in pursuit as he hurries the QB or finishes off with a sack. Along with the chop membership, his go rush transfer repertoire additionally consists of a bullrush, lengthy arm, and rip transfer. He successfully makes use of his good lateral quickness and agility to twist in the direction of the A spot. In uncommon situations the place he’s requested to be in protection, he shows high quality capability to stick with athletic TE within the flat in man and zone. He’s above-average towards the run. He’s fast off the ball and makes use of his good play pace, vary, acceleration, and instincts to shortly find and chase down RB with sufficient AA from the bottom on exterior zone runs. Good psychological toughness as he performs effectively in large video games. Unusual UOH, marginal size and subpar play power prevents him from disengaging shortly towards OT with good size, UOH, and play power when he tries to bullrush. Struggles to persistently disengage from the bottom and double crew blocks from TE and OT with good leverage, bodily toughness, play power, and UOH as a consequence of his peculiar UOH and inconsistent pad degree when he tries to set the sting.

Scheme Match

EDGE in 3-4


Energy Assertion:

Athletic, rangy, pace rusher who can play on all 3 downs as a consequence of his capability towards the run and go. Subpar play power and UOH prevents him from being extra productive.