Jason’s Early 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Weber State CB Taron Johnson

Basics:

Name- Taron Johnson
Position- CB
College- Weber State
Jersey Number- 1
Class- Senior

Measurements:

Height- 6’0
Weight- 185 lbs

Pros:

Has good speed
A shut down CB
Ball hawk
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
A hard hitter
A solid cover CB
Very experienced
Very physical
Does not back down
A relentless defender
Does an great job of breaking up passes
Does a good job of bringing the ball carrier down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Cons:

Not the tallest CB but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 47, Tackles: 172, Tackles For Loss: 8.0, Interceptions: 6, Pass Breakups: 48, Forced Fumbles: 2, Fumbles Recovered: 1