2019 NFL Draft Preseason Scouting Notes: Nick Bosa, DE, Ohio State

Basics:

Name- Nick Bosa
College- Ohio State
Position- DE
Jersey Number- 97
Class- JR

Measurements:

Height- 6’4
Weight- 263

Pros:

Has good edge rush size
Has good speed
A tackling machine so far
Very powerful
Gets a good push on the offensive line
Does not get pushed around that easily
Has a non stop motor
Is in on every play
Does not give up on many plays
Very relentless defender
Very ferocious defender
A 3-down D-Lineman
A hard hitter
A run stuffer
Gets good pressure on the QB
Is a good pass rusher
A defensive play maker
A difference maker on defense
Uses his strength and speed to get through the offensive line in pursuit of the QB
Has put up very good sack numbers at OSU
Does a great job of bringing the ball carrier down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Cons:

While he has good speed he does not have elite edge rush speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 27, Tackles: 63, Tackles For Loss: 23.0, Sacks: 13.5, Pass Breakups: 2, Forced Fumbles: 1