Elijah Shumate – 2016 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Elijah Shumate



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
SS Notre Dame 22 SR 4-3 Base

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'0 213 4.54 6'0 216 31 1/8 9 3/4

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.58 33 9'11 18 7.03* 4.18


Shumate has good size, and speed. He is a hard hitter, and a good cover safety. He is also a play maker on defense. He was a tackling machine for Notre Dame. On the other hand, he does whiff on some tackles, and is not known as a ball hawk. With that said, I expect Shumate to be a day 3 pick.


has nice size

has good speed

is a decent tackler

a good cover safety

a hard hitter

a play maker in the secondary

a tackling machine


he whiffs on some tackles

not known as a ball hawk

Career Stats:

Games Played: 31

Tackles: 168

Tackles For Loss: 10

Interceptions: 2

Pass Breakups: 10