Tarik Cohen – 2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Tarik Cohen



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
RB North Carolina A&T 28 SR

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

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
5'6 178 4.39 5'6 179 9 3/4 10 1/6

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

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.42 31.5 9'10 11 DNP DNP


Cohen was highly productive at North Carolina A&T, where he played in 46 career games, he had 868 rushing attempts, for 5619 rushing yards, along with 56 rushing touchdowns, he also had 98 receptions, for 945 receiving yards, and 3 receiving touchdowns, proving to be a offensive play maker, andÊdifferenceÊmaker. He has great speed, he was a workhorse back, he has a nice explosive burst off the line of scrimmage, and is very experienced. He is also a tough runner, he has good vision, is a good pass catching back, and he attacks the holes. He also breaks tackles with ease, he makes defenders miss with ease, and is aÊdynamicÊplay maker. He is very undersized, he has issues with fumbling at times, and he had a knee injury during his Sophomore season. With thats aid, I view Cohen as a day 3 pick, likely in the 5th-6th round range.


Workhorse back

Highly productive at NCAT

Put up great rushing yard numbers

Scoring machine

Has great speed

Has a nice explosive burst off the line of scrimmage

Has good vision

Is a tough runner

Very experienced

A good pass catching back

Breaks tackles with ease

Makes defenders miss with ease

A dynamic play maker

An offensive play maker

Attacks the holes


Very undersized

Has issues at times with fumbling

Had a knee injury in his Sophomore season

Career Stats:

Games Played: 46

Rushing Attempts: 868

Rushing Yards: 5619

Rushing Touchdowns: 56

Yards Per Run: 6.5

Receptions: 98

Receiving Yards: 945

Receiving Touchdowns: 3

Yards Per Catch: 9.6