Jason’s Early 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Slippery Rock DE Marcus Martin

Basics:

Name- Marcus Martin
Position- DE
College- Slippery Rock
Jersey Number- 44
Class- Senior

Measurements:

Height- 6’2
Weight- 255 lbs

Pros:

Has good edge rush size
A tackling machine
Has a non stop motor
Is in on every play
Does not give up on many plays
A tough nosed player
Has good instincts
A defensive play maker
A difference maker on defense
Very experienced
Very powerful
Gets good pressure on the QB
Is a good pass rusher
A hard hitter
A run stuffer
Powers his way through the offensive line
Put up amazing sack numbers at Slippery Rock
Gets a good push on the offensive line
Does not get pushed around that easily at the line of scrimmage
Does an amazing job of bringing the ball carrier down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Cons:

Has issues with speedy QBs and backs at times
Does not have the best speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 48, Tackles: 302, Tackles For Loss: 92.5, Sacks: 56.0, Pass Breakups: 6, Forced Fumbles: 6, Fumbles Recovered: 7