Team : Atlanta Falcons |
Sports : Football |
Position : DE |
Status : Active |
Location :United States
Player Scouting Report
Players Scouting Reviewer :
Position :Defensive End [DE]
Able to overpower tight ends and running backs
Has the speed to get around the edge.
Plays with great effort
Plays faster than he times
Perfect size for a pass rushing linebacker
Quick first step; able to get to the outside quickly; keeps blockers off his body and demonstrated the ability to change direction and use double moves; wraps up the ball carrier when tackling
Needs to improve playing strength for the NFL; Needs to be more effective with his technique and interior moves; Can get manhandled in run defense
McKinley is a high upside edge player who had a great 2016. He has the ability to start immediately and impact the game through pressure. He is not yet a complete player and needs to refine his technique and add some strength but he has the talent to start for a long time in the NFL.